Adorno, Culture and Feminism brings Adorno's work and feminism together, and explores how feminism can both harness and develop Adorno's ideas. The picture that emerges displays how gendered relations and cultural practices and texts operate today, and the relevance of critical theory for contemporary feminisms. Adorno's work on the scale of inequality and repression in the administered society is presented as matching the feminist understanding of the unequal balance of power between the sexes.
Chapter 2: Adorno, Benjamin and the Aura: An Aesthetics for Photography
Adorno, Benjamin and the Aura: An Aesthetics for Photography
The Aura and its Aftermath
For the first time in world history, mechanical reproduction emancipates the work of art from its parasitical dependence on ritual.
Students of the work of Theodor Adorno and Walter Benjamin are well aware ...