Did You Get the Memo? Marx, Alienation, and Office Space

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Few comedies depict the banal, Kafkaesque day-to-day of working life as well as Mike Judge’s 1999 film Office Space. When teaching Marx on the concept of alienation, either in a political philosophy or ethics course, Office Space’s bureaucratic and dull depiction of advanced capitalist working life is an excellent compendium for classroom discussion. Having read […]

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