The standpoint of critique: Critical introspection

Sarma 23 May 2006German

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A function of today's art and culture is considered to be the critical description of society. What relationship does such a concept of critique as critical description have with another model of "pure critique", which aims at construction, action and therefore also at change? Wherein lie the positions of the critical? And what does it mean to be beyond critique?

Dorothea Von Hantelmann has given a lecture on Unfolding the critical at Tanzkongress Germany (Berlin, 23th of April 2006).
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