Adorno explodes the frontiers of musical and cultural analysis, with a foreword by Slavoj Žižek.
Provocative and witty essays on the giants of world literature.
What if there was another Moses, very different from the one we know?
New and illuminating set of analyses of literature from one of France’s most important living philosophers
A unique tour of the history of medicine and its practitioners
A captivating literary portrait of the writers who explore the city at night, and the people they met
From Dickensian London to today’s megacities—what urban walking tells us about modern life
A vital analysis of world literature through history
Benjamin's most sustained and original work, and one of the main sources of literary modernism.
An absorbing selection of Walter Benjamin’s personal manuscripts, images, and documents.
In the years of the Reagan–Bush era, the controversy over ‘political correctness’ erupted on American campuses, spreading to the mainstream media...
How climate anxiety permeates our culture
An award-winning cultural history of how we experience the world through art, film and architecture
The poets’ Great War: violence, revolution and modernism
A new edition of C.L.R. James’s authorized biography