notes & sources
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The majority of the other texts and translations are drawn from the following sources:
Libero Andreotti and Xavier Costa, eds. Theory of the Dérive and Other Situationist Writings on the City. Barcelona: Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona & ACTAR, 1996.
Gérard Berréby, ed. Documents relatifs á la fondation de l'Internationale Situationniste. Paris: Allia, 1985.
Iwona Blazwick, ed. An Endless Adventure . . . An Endless Passion . . . An Endless Banquet: A Situationist Scrapbook. London: ICA & Verso, 1989.
Bill Brown, Not Bored! New York: 1996-2003 (website).
Débat d'orientation de l'ex-Internationale Situationniste 1969-1970. Paris: Centre de Recherche sur la Question Sociale, 1974.
Guy Debord présente Potlatch (1954-1957). Paris: Gallimard, 1996 (expanded edition).
Guy Debord, Correspondance, volume 1 (juin 1957-août 1960). Paris: Arthème Fayard, 1999.
Pascal Dumontier, Les Situationnistes et mai 68: Théorie et la practique de la révolution (1966-1972). Paris: Gérard Lebovici, 1990.
Jean Floressass, Debordiana. Paris: 2000-2003 (website).
Jöel Gayraud and Luc Mercier, eds. and trans. Écrits complets de la Section Italienne de l'Internationale Situationniste (1969-1972). Paris: Contre-Moule, 1988.
Ken Knabb, ed. and trans. Situationist International Anthology. Berkeley: Bureau of Public Secrets, 1995 (third edition).
Thomas F. McDonough, ed. October 79. Winter 1997.
Luc Mercier, ed. and trans. Archives Situationnistes, volume 1. Paris: Contre-Moule, 1997.
Patrick Mosconi, ed. Internationale Situationniste 1958-1969. Paris: Arthème Fayard, 1997 (expanded edition).
Elizabeth Sussman, ed. On the Passage of a Few People through a Rather Brief Moment in Time: The Situationist International 1957-1972. Cambridge, Mass: MIT Press & Boston: Institute of Contemporary Art, 1989.
Gabriel Thy, Scenewash. Washington DC: 1997-2003 (website).
Tom Vague. ed. King Mob Echo: English Section of the Situationist International. Edinburgh: Dark Star, 2000.
In some cases, minor corrections have been made to ensure accuracy and readability.
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