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J. G. Ballard, literary

J. G. Ballard: Atrocity Exhibition and the Modernist Motorcar Dystopia


“The Atrocity Exhibition” is J.G. Ballard’s instruction manual in how to disrupt mass media and recontextualize technology in a dystopian landscape overrun with industrial waste and technological white noise. Watch the piece on Ballard and the Motorcar, that careens across the landscape of his controversial novel, “Crash.”