The Complete Correspondence 1928-1940

The Complete Correspondence 1928-1940

by Theodor W. Adorno, Walter Benjamin
     
 

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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

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780745618180
Publisher:
Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/16/1999
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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