Ghosts of My Life - Writings on Depression, Hauntology and Lost Futures

Ghosts of My Life - Writings on Depression, Hauntology and Lost Futures

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This collection of writings by Mark Fisher, author of the acclaimed Capitalist Realism, argues that we are haunted by futures that failed to happen. Fisher searches for the traces of these lost futures in the work of David Peace, John Le Carre, Christopher Nolan, Joy Division, Burial and many others.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 246 pages
  • 142 x 214 x 16mm | 242g
  • New Alresford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1780992262
  • 9781780992266
  • 44,142

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After the brilliance of Capitalist Realism, Ghosts Of My Life confirms Mark Fisher's role as our greatest and most trusted navigator of these times out of joint, through all their frissons and ruptures, among all their apparitions and spectres, past, present and future. --David Peace, author of the Red Riding Quartet and Red or Dead
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About Mark Fisher

Mark Fisher is highly respected both as a music writer and a theorist. He writes regularly for The Wire, frieze, New Statesman, and Sight & Sound.
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