About Walter Benjamin

Walter Benjamin
Walter Bendix Schönflies Benjamin was a German philosopher and cultural critic. An eclectic thinker, combining elements of German idealism, Romanticism, historical materialism, and Jewish mysticism, Benjamin made enduring and influential contributions to aesthetic theory and Western Marxism. He is associated with the Frankfurt School. He was also... Wikipedia
July 15, 1892, Berlin, Germany
September 26, 1940, Portbou, Spain

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