Dialectical Images: Media and Consciousness in <i>The Arcades Project</i> of Walter Benjamin

Keywords: Media, consciousness, self, time, knowledge

Abstract

This paper aims at investigating the textual relations that link media and consciousness in The Arcades Project of Walter Benjamin. The paper builds-up a constellation of terms (history, nature, time, media, myth, habits, attention and distraction), a plot of motifs that composes an organic pattern and provide a problematic image of the self.

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Published
2017-12-27
How to Cite
Rafele, A. (2017). Dialectical Images: Media and Consciousness in <i>The Arcades Project</i&gt; of Walter Benjamin. MATRIZes, 11(3), 115-127. https://doi.org/10.11606/issn.1982-8160.v11i3p115-127
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