The Architecture of Modern Culture. Towards a Narrative Cultural Theory

Wolfgang Müller-Funk

Veröffentlichungen: Buch

Abstract

These collected essays contain fundamental contributions to contemporary cultural analysis and theory as well as exemplary interpretations of film, literature and other media. Central issues of current cultural studies are addressed: cultural narratives, cultural identity, collective memory and post-colonial thinking. The oeuvre of cultural and literary critic Wolfgang Müller-Funk encompasses historic analyses such as readings of Broch, Canetti and Musil, and the heritage they passed on. Other essays move from the beginning of the 20th to the 21st century and address questions of space, time and globalization discussing, for example, Walter Benjamin and 9/11.
Klappentext zu „The Architecture of Modern Culture“
These collected essays contain fundamental contributions to contemporary cultural analysis and theory as well as exemplary interpretations of film, literature and other media. Central issues of current cultural studies are addressed: cultural narratives, cultural identity, collective memory and post-colonial thinking. The oeuvre of cultural and literary critic Wolfgang Müller-Funk encompasses historic analyses such as readings of Broch, Canetti and Musil, and the heritage they passed on. Other essays move from the beginning of the 20th to the 21st century and address questions of space, time and globalization discussing, for example, Walter Benjamin and 9/11.
OriginalspracheEnglisch
ErscheinungsortBerlin/Boston
VerlagWalter de Gruyter
ISBN (Print)978-3-11-0280288-7
PublikationsstatusVeröffentlicht - 2012

Publikationsreihe

ReiheCulture & Conflict
Band3
ISSN2194-7104

ÖFOS 2012

  • 602042 Romanistik

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