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Benjamin's Passages : Dreaming, Awakening.

Author/Creator:
Gelley, Alexander.
Publication:
New York : Fordham University Press, 2014.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (227 pages)
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Subjects:
Benjamin, Walter -- Criticism and interpretation.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
Benjamin's Passages: Dreaming, Awakening is focused on central issues of Benjamin's later work: the interplay of aesthetics and politics; the conception of language; the fading of aura and its relation to image; citation in The Arcades Project; the status of messianism; the motifs of memory, the crowd, and awakening.
Contents:
Cover
Contents
List of Abbreviations
Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
1. Contexts of the Aesthetic
2. Epigones in the House of Language: Benjamin and Kraus
3. Benjamin on Atget: Empty Streets and the Fading of Aura
4. Entering the Passagen
5. Citation as Incitation: The Political Agenda of the Passagenarbeit
6. Messianism, "Weak" and Otherwise
7. Forgetting, Dreaming, Awakening
Works Cited
Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Gelley, Alexander Benjamin's Passages
ISBN:
9780823264162
9780823262564
OCLC:
923764351