Reading Walter Benjamin: Writing Through the Catastrophe
This book explores the persistence of absolute in Benjamin's work by sketching out the relationship between philosphy and theology apparent in his diverse writings, from the early youth movement essays to the later books, essays and fragments. Lane examines Benjamin from two main perspectives: a history-of-ideas approach situating Benjamin in relation to the new German-Jew...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published July 22nd 2005 by Manchester University Press
(first published 2005)
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