Revistes Catalanes amb Accés Obert (RACO)

La crueldad de lo real

Domingo Hernández Sánchez


The article examines different artistic approaches to the “real” through pain and violence. Frequently these approaches backfire, and end up presenting pain as a spectacle. The aim of the article is to outline a series of gestures, less spectacular yet more solid, which, to quote from Palahniuk, can “turn down the volume of the real world” without trivializing it in the process.

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