The Passages of Walter Benjamin - A Literary and Cultural Critics

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The Passages of Walter Benjamin
A Literary and Cultural Critics

2014
55 mins

The Paris arcades were a principal focus of renowned German and Jewish literary and cultural critic Walter Benjamin. From 1927-1940 he worked on a massive, unfinished work: "My book, Paris Arcades, is the theater of all...

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Director
Judith Wechsler
Features
Bernd Witte, Eli Friedlander, Erdmut Wizisla, Howard Eiland, Michael Jackson, Sigrid Weigel, Susan Buck-Morss, Tilla Rudell