Myth and Metropolis: Walter Benjamin and the City

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Authors: Graeme Gilloch, Walter Benjamin
Publisher: Polity Press
Genre: Unknown
Pages: 227
Language: english
Year: 1996
ISBN 10: 0745611257
ISBN 13: 9780745611259
Series: Unknown
Edition: 1ST
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Synopsis

Walter Benjamin is now widely recognized as one of the most original thinkers of the 20th century. This book is a study of Benjamin's lifelong fascination with the city and forms of metropolitan experience. Benjamin's critical account of the modern...