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One-Way Street - Benjamin, Walter, and Jennings, Michael W (Editor), and Jephcott, Edmund (Translated by)
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One-Way Street is a thoroughfare unlike anything else in literature--by turns exhilarating and bewildering, requiring mental agility and a special kind of urban literacy. Presented here in a new edition with expanded notes, this genre-defying meditation on the semiotics of late-1920s Weimar culture offers a fresh opportunity to encounter Walter Benjamin at his most virtuosic and experimental, writing in a vein that anticipates later masterpieces such as "On the Concept of History" and The Arcades Project . Composed of ...

One-Way Street 2016, Belknap Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674052291

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