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Rancière's Aisthesis and the two regimes of art
by / RP 177 (Jan/Feb 2013) / Article

At the root of Jacque Rancière’s work lies a gesture of dissociation: to unfasten the people, the poor and the proletariat from the Marxist discourses to which they were so firmly fixed that one might think them to be sewn from the same cloth; to reveal the will to mastery and domination inherent in …