5 Ways to Understand Deleuze Through the Work of David Byrne and the Talking Heads

Posted: febbraio 4th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: au-delà, Deleuze | No Comments »

Deleuze’s thought is reflected in so much pop culture that once you start to notice it, you will see his philosophy everywhere. The work of David Byrne, the oddball cofounder and eccentric frontman of Talking Heads, is no exception. Byrne’s huge back catalogue, coupled with his growing library of books, is filled with Deleuzean phenomena. Here are five examples in which Byrne’s lyrics, and his musical style, can help us to understand what Deleuze was trying to get at.


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