About the Author
Jean Baudrillard taught at the University of Paris X from 1966 to 1987. Among his works translated into English are Simulation and Simulacra, Fatal Strategies, Seduction, America, Cool Memories I-IV, The Illusion of the End and The Spirit of Terrorism.
Enrique Valiente Noailles has a degree in Philosophy from the University of Buenos Aires. He published Parallels in Ramo, La metamorfosis argentina, a reflection on society and politics in the 90s, and Les Exilés du dialogue, a dialogue with the French sociologist and philosopher Jean Baudrillard, published in several languages. He has been a university professor and a fellow of the Eisenhower Foundation in the US as well as a member of the Board of Directors of the Argentine Cultural Institute of North America.