Cold Society #2  
 
 
with Magnus Andersen, Martin Ebner/Florian Zeyfang,
Harun Farocki, Julian Göthe, Anna Herms, Judith Hopf, Annette Kelm, Jo 

curated by Judith Hopf

with Magnus Andersen, Martin Ebner&Florian Zeyfang, Harun Farocki, Julian Göthe, Anna Herms, Judith Hopf, Annette Kelm, Jonathan Penca, Ida Persson, Alfred Schmidt

The “colder” a society becomes, the more pronounced its endeavor to preserve the characteristics of its traditional culture as unchanged as possible. A culture is considered the “hotter,” the greater its impetus toward a radical and rapid modernization of society is. It was this model which Claude Lévi-Strauss set against Eurocentric ethnography and its distinction between “primitive,” i.e., close-to-nature, and “developed” industrialized societies in La Pensée sauvage (1962; The Savage Mind, 1966).

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