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Re: <nettime> John_Berger (5 November 1926 - 2 January 2017)
Andreas Broeckmann on Mon, 2 Jan 2017 22:12:36 +0100 (CET)


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Re: <nettime> John_Berger (5 November 1926 - 2 January 2017)


... and a rare occasion to see and hear Berger speak - he gave almost no interviews in his later years:

http://www.arte.tv/guide/de/062921-000-A/john-berger-oder-die-kunst-des-sehens

(luckily, much of this recent German-French documentary is subtitled)

-a


Am 02.01.17 um 20:53 schrieb Felix Stalder:

John Berger is dead. He died today, at the age of 90. Orbits are surely
being written right now. However, Sally Potter's birthday thoughts
from last November seem a more apt and personal way of remembering.
"Ways of Seeing was, together with Robert Hughes' "Shock of the New",
one of the first books about art I read as teenager. It stayed with me
ever since.

<snip>



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