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<ul><li><p>TWO WORLDS, </p><p>TWO PLANS </p><p>THE NOTION OF TOTALITARIANISM AND TOTALITARIAN ART </p></li><li><p>What is this, </p><p>and How do we get here?: </p></li><li><p> - INFLUENTIAL GERMAN-AMERICAN POLITICAL </p><p>THEORIST, LIVED THROUGH EARLY NAZI REGIME, </p><p>FLED TO FRANCE, THEN TO AMERICA </p><p>- Colonial vs. Continental expansionism: </p><p> two contexts of racism and imperialism </p><p>- PAN-SLAVISM AND PAN-GERMANISM </p><p>- SUBORDINATION OF ALL INTERESTS </p><p> TO THE WILL OF THE STATE </p><p>- TOTALITARIANISM VS AUTOCRACY: </p><p> COMPLETE CONTROL OF EVERYDAY LIFE </p><p> DESIRE FOR WORLD DOMINATION </p><p>VS. </p><p> POLITICAL CONTROL AND SUPPRESSION </p><p> I.E. ITALY ??? </p><p>DIE ELEMENTE UND URSPRNGE </p><p>TOTALER HERRSCHAFT </p></li><li><p>Political </p><p>Message </p><p>Subordinate to </p><p>Artistic </p><p>Conveyance </p><p>Mainly Art not Politics </p><p>Obfuscation,</p><p>Superficiality </p></li><li><p>TWO SOCIETIES, </p><p>TWO THEORIES </p><p>Rejuvination and </p><p>National Socialism </p></li><li><p>TWO SOCIETIES, </p><p>TWO THEORIES </p></li><li><p>GAINING CONTROL </p></li><li><p>CONSTRUCTION </p><p>AND RECONSTRUCTION </p><p>Infrastructure Expansion, </p><p>National Defense </p></li><li><p>INDUSTRIALIZATION </p><p>REARMAMENT, AND DUAL-USE </p></li><li><p>FOREIGN OUTLOOK </p></li><li><p>CLASS AND CLASSLESSNESS </p><p>Corporatism Corporate subordination and/or marriage to concerns of state </p><p>Private </p><p>property </p><p>retained, </p><p>unless it is </p><p>challenge to </p><p>State authority </p><p>Petit- Bourgeois Or </p><p>Kleinburger </p></li><li><p>THE LEADER </p></li><li><p>THE LEADER </p></li><li><p>THE LEADER </p></li><li><p>THE GOAL </p></li><li><p>THE GOAL </p></li><li><p>THE NATIONAL SOCIALIST MAN </p></li><li><p>THE NATIONAL SOCIALIST MAN </p></li><li><p>WOMAN AND FAMILY </p><p>IN NAZI GERMANY </p></li><li><p>THE SOVIET MAN </p></li><li><p>THE SOVIET MAN </p></li><li><p>THE SOVIET WOMAN </p></li><li><p>THE SOVIET WOMAN </p></li><li><p>THE FASCIST MENACE </p></li><li><p>THE FASCIST MENACE </p></li><li><p>THE BOLSHEVIK THREAT </p></li><li><p>THE BOLSHEVIK THREAT </p></li><li><p>THE UNIFORM </p></li><li><p>HIGH ART </p></li><li><p>HIGH ART </p></li><li><p>HIGH ART </p></li><li><p>HIGH ART </p></li><li><p>HIGH ART </p></li><li><p>HIGH ART </p></li><li><p>HIGH ART </p></li><li><p>HISTORICAL INSPIRATION </p></li><li><p>THE GLORIOUS PAST </p></li><li><p>TOTALITARIAN FILM </p></li><li><p>TOTALITARIAN FILM </p></li><li><p>THE MUSIC </p><p>Nazi German </p><p> </p><p>(les Preludes deutsche wochenschau) </p><p>;feature=related </p><p>(when the soldiers march) </p><p> </p><p>(pariser einzugsmarsch paris 1940) </p><p>;feature=related </p><p>(beethovens 9th on hitlers birthday) </p><p>;feature=related </p><p>(lili marlene ww2 version) </p><p> </p><p>(if war comes tomorrow) </p><p>;feature=related </p><p>(the sacred war) </p><p> </p><p>(blue handkerchief) </p></li><li><p>Right Wing rhetoric - the obama poster </p><p>increases In state power </p><p>broadest socialism: welfare in general, language of class struggle, </p><p>any state imposition on market, etc. </p><p>may re-create this phenomenon </p><p>Left wing rhetoric the end of history? specter of inverted totalitarianism: politics, arts, life dominated by </p><p>the market and corporation </p><p>a Lazy notion: too broad, non-specific, ignores important differences </p><p>TOTALITARIANISM: MODERN INTERPRETATIONS </p></li></ul>