motorik dissonances 6

posted by saint ymM on 09-18 -2010

Returning for the sixth time Motorik Dissonances takes a question that was always already inscribed in its name: drive. The signifier drive stands in both for the name a certain kind of psychoanalysis has given to the enjoyment derived not from the attainment of the particular objects of desire but from the infinite movement of desire itself (pulsion) and for the motorik (but not necessarily monotonic) drive of machines in assemblage, automobiles on thruways, bicycles in velodromes, trains on railways, buildings in perspective, and rhythms in beats.

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