The Resource Cinema and experience : Siegfried Kracauer, Walter Benjamin, and Theodor W. Adorno, Miriam Bratu Hansen

Cinema and experience : Siegfried Kracauer, Walter Benjamin, and Theodor W. Adorno, Miriam Bratu Hansen

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Cinema and experience : Siegfried Kracauer, Walter Benjamin, and Theodor W. Adorno
Title
Cinema and experience
Title remainder
Siegfried Kracauer, Walter Benjamin, and Theodor W. Adorno
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Miriam Bratu Hansen
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Language
eng
Summary
Siegfried Kracauer, Walter Benjamin, and Theodor W. Adorno--affiliated through friendship, professional ties, and argument--developed an astute philosophical critique of modernity in which technological media played a key role. This book explores in depth their reflections on cinema and photography from the Weimar period up to the 1960s. Miriam Bratu Hansen brings to life an impressive archive of known and, in the case of Kracauer, less known materials and reveals surprising perspectives on canonic texts, including Benjamin's artwork essay. Her lucid analysis extrapolates from these writings the
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Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
791.4309
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1994
LC item number
.H265 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Weimar and now : German cultural criticism
Series volume
44
Label
Cinema and experience : Siegfried Kracauer, Walter Benjamin, and Theodor W. Adorno, Miriam Bratu Hansen
Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Kracauer. Film, medium of a disintegrating world ; Curious Americanism -- Benjamin. Actuality, antinomies ; Aura: the appropriation of a concept ; Mistaking the moon for a ball ; Micky-maus ; Play-form of second nature -- Adorno. The question of film aesthetics -- Kracauer in exile. Theory of film
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ocn760992248
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 380 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520950139
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613291851
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22573/cttsxxdn
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not applicable
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.b36890212
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)760992248
  • pebcs0520950135

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