- Radical chic? Yes we are!
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- Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis (ASCA)
- Ever since Tom Wolfe in a classical 1970 essay coined the term "radical chic", upper-class flirtation with radical causes
has been ridiculed. But by separating aesthetics from politics Wolfe was actually more reactionary than the people he criticized,
writes Johan Frederik Hartle.
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