Introducing Walter Benjamin (Paperback)
A Graphic Guide
Icon Books, 9781848316928, 176pp.
Publication Date: October 21, 2014
This beautifully illustrated guide to Walter Benjamin--the genius behind the famous essay The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction--traces his influence on modern aesthetics and cultural history as well as his particular focus on the tension between Marxism and Zionism, and between word and image in modern art.