747 // MA-P / The infernal machine

An “infernal machine” – this is the striking motif Renaud De Heyn uses to summarise the basic beliefs of Scientology.

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“The accompanying illustrations show people hooked up to, restrained by and finally swallowed up in an increasingly complex mechanism: giant cogs, pipes and in one frame a vat in which what look like brains are floating.”

This illustration is part of the article “L’Evadé de la Secte” (roughly, The escape from the Cult) published in the French magazine XXI.

More information can be found here.

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~ by Henning M. Lederer on February 2, 2014.

 
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