Walter Bendix Schönflies Benjamin (1892 – 1940) was a German-Jewish Marxist literary critic, essayist, translator, and philosopher. He was at times associated with the Frankfurt School of critical theory and was also greatly inspired by the Marxism of Bertolt Brecht and Jewish mysticism as presented by Gershom Scholem. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
A short read packed with many thought-provoking ideas. Glad that I read it after hearing it mentioned by John Hodgeman on the Marc Maron podcast.Published 5 months ago by Z. Emig
I bought this book for a gift to my art teacher and he was very happy. My brother who is working on his PHD recommended me this book. Lots of art philosophy .Published 19 months ago by becreative26
This is a timeless work. Extends thinking and understanding about the role of art and printed pictures, through to cinema. Read morePublished on June 30, 2013 by Gabrielle Simpson