The selection for our first Readings for Now roundtable included:
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Hannah Arendt, “Lying in Politics,” Crises of the Republic, 3–13
Vilém Flusser, “Criteria—Crisis—Criticism,” Vilém Flusser: Writings, 42–50
Georg Simmel, “Knowledge, Truth, and Falsehood in Human Relations,” The Sociology of Georg Simmel, 307–316
Henri Lefebvre, “The Idea of Reality,” Critique of Everyday Life: Foundations for a Sociology of the Everyday, vol. II, 487–500
Theodor W. Adorno, “Opinion Delusion Society,” Critical Models: Interventions and Catchwords, 105–122