The Complete Correspondence 1928-1940

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The surviving correspondence between Walter Benjamin and Theodor W. Adorno.
  • This is the first time all of the surviving correspondence between Adorno and Benjamin has appeared in English.
  • Provides a key to the personalities and projects of these two major intellectual figures.
  • Offers a compelling insight into the cultural politics of the period, at a time of social and ...
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Overview

The surviving correspondence between Walter Benjamin and Theodor W. Adorno.
  • This is the first time all of the surviving correspondence between Adorno and Benjamin has appeared in English.
  • Provides a key to the personalities and projects of these two major intellectual figures.
  • Offers a compelling insight into the cultural politics of the period, at a time of social and political upheaval.
  • An invaluable resource for all students of the work of Adorno and especially of Benjamin, extensively annotated and cross-referenced.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780745618180
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 8/16/1999
  • Edition number: 22
  • Pages: 383

Meet the Author

Theodor W. Adorno (1903-1969) and Walter Benjamin (1892-1940) were prominent members of the Frankfurt School, and among the most influential thinkers of the twentieth century in the areas of social theory, philosophy, literary criticism and aesthetics.
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Table of Contents

Abbreviations.

The Correspondence 1928-1940.

Editor's Afterword by Henri Lonitz.

Textual Notes and Source References.

Bibliographical Index.

Name Index.

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