THE UPRISING: On Poetry and Finance
Poetry is the language of nonexchangeability, the return of infinite hermeneutics, and the return of the sensous body of language. Berardi is talking about poetry here as an excess of langauge, a hidden resource while enables us to shift from one paradigm to another.
Franco Berardi, aka "Bifo," founder of the famous "Radio Alice" in Bologna and an important fogure of the Italian Autonomia Movement, is a writer, media theorist, and media activist. He currently teaches Social History of the Media at the Accademia di Brera, Milan. He is also the author ofThe Soul at Work: From Alienation to Autonomy.