• Maximiliano E. KorstanjeEmail author


This book installed a polemic discussion which helps in understanding not only the obsession for terrorism and the securitization process but also the problems of West to accept the alterity. This book revised not only the logic and dominant discourse of imperialism but also the emergence of zombie culture and apocalyptic theories as cultural mirrors of our society. The fear seems to be only the tip of the iceberg, while in our innermost feelings our unconscious speaks to us of the deprivations and frustrations of an under-class which is materially and symbolically immobilized. In this respect, technology is a double-edged sword. On one hand, it emancipates the human nature, while on the other hand it becomes an iron cage. The apocalypse reminds how important and dangerous the human will is. To put the same in other terms, in a World of Wall where the other is undesired, technology plays a leading role but generating a net of complex and dense narratives for the neoliberal policies to be passively accepted.


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  1. 1.University of PalermoBuenos AiresArgentina

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