CABINET // The Broken Circuit: An Interview with Lauren Berlant

Exactly. And when the system tells you it doesn't respect you, you owe nothing to it and can make yourself free. That sounds kind of hokey, but it's an important lesson about possible responses to the broken circuit other than trying to reason with it, convince it, be a good teacher of it, re-seduce it, or be pragmatic in a depressive collaboration.

Rachel Rosenfelt

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