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John Berger

John Peter Berger (born 5 November 1926) is an English art critic, novelist, painter, poet and author. His novel G. won the 1972 Booker Prize, and his essay on art criticism Ways of Seeing, written as an accompaniment to a BBC series, is often used as a university text.

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... Moscow A Fortunate Man The Story of a Country Doctor (with John Berger, 1967) Art and Revolution (with John Berger, 1969) La Suisse insolite (with Louis Gaulis, 1971) A Seventh Man (with ... villa Edelstein (1998) At the Edge of the World (with John Berger, 1999) Derrière le miroir (with Bernard Crettaz, Jean-Philippe Rapp, John Berger and Katya Berger, 2000) Side by Side or Face to ...

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    What is saved in the cinema when it achieves art is a spontaneous continuity with all mankind. It is not an art of the princes or the bourgeoisie. It is popular and vagrant. In the sky of the cinema people learn what they might have been and discover what belongs to them apart from their single lives.
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    Publicity is the life of this culture—in so far as without publicity capitalism could not survive—and at the same time publicity is its dream.
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    I learned early in life that you get places by having the right enemies.
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