René Viénet

Autobiographical Sketch: March 2020.


1973: La Dialectique peut-elle casser des briques? poster/flyer for American version
1974: Les Filles de Kamare French poster/flyer #1; French poster/flyer #2
1976: Chinois, encore un effort pour être révolutionnaires! French poster/flyer
1977: Mao par lui-même French poster/flyer

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In the early 1970s.
In the 1990s.
In the 2010s.

Texts in Translation

Preface to The Tragedy of the Chinese Revolution by Harold Isaac (1967).
"The Situationists and New Forms of Action Against Politics and Art" (1967)

Orientation debate of the Situationist International:
Notes for the Meeting of 28 April 1970;
Notes for the Meeting of 5 May 1970;
Declaration (11 November 1970);
To Christian Sebastiani (24 November 1970);
To Jonathan Horelick and Tony Verlaan (29 December 1970);
To Christian Sebastiani (29 December 1970).

Flyer for Can the Dialectic Break Bricks? (1973).
“Rene Vienet: the bad boy of Sinology” (Radio France, March 2004).
“Mao: The Curse of the Mummy” (2006).
“Ghosts of the Maoists” (2008).
“Marie-Olympe de Gouges in the Pantheon?” (2013).
Note about May 1968 telegrams (2014).
Note about Kriegspiel and humor (2014).
“Fire upon the Mao-Idolators” (2015).
“Hu Jie: the Story of a Chinese Patriot: A Film by Bertrand Renaudineau and Gérard da Silva” (2019).

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