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Title Miniature metropolis : literature in an age of photography and film / Andreas Huyssen.
Imprint Cambridge, Massachusetts ; London, England : Harvard University Press, 2015.


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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 346 pages)
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
In English.
Print version record.
Subject Cities and towns in literature.
City and town life in literature.
European prose literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Feuilletons -- History and criticism.
Literature and photography -- Europe.
Modernism (Literature) -- Europe.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Contents Introduction -- Urban spleen and the terror of Paris in Baudelaire and Rilke -- Kafka's Betrachtung in the force-field of photography and film -- Benn in occupied Brussels: the Rönne novellas -- Photography and emblem in Kracauer and Benjamin's street texts -- Double exposure Berlin: photomontage and narrative -- Benjamin and Aragon: Le paysan de Berlin -- War and metropolis in Jünger -- Musil's posthumous modernism -- Coda: diving into the wreck: Adorno's Minima moralia.
Other Title Print version: D Huyssen, Andreas. Miniature metropolis. Cambridge, Massachusetts ; London, England : Harvard University Press, 2015 9780674416727