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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (2): 1–10.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Matthew Charles; Howard Eiland Although it is well known that Walter Benjamin played a leading role in the antebellum German Youth Movement, withdrawing from the presidency of the Berlin Independent Students Association and from other reformist activities only with the onset of World War I...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (2): 11–13.
Published: 01 May 2018
... of its delivery, Benjamin was enrolled in his fourth semester of university study at the University of Berlin, having just completed the summer semester at Freiburg, and he was passionately involved in various aspects of the antebellum German Youth Movement at both universities. The youth movement...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (2): 203–219.
Published: 01 May 2018
..., this understanding of history shapes Benjamin’s concept of experience as learning and its relation to what is called tradition. Education here is initiation into the historical crisis of modernity. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 Walter Benjamin educational theory German Youth Movement...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (2): 23–34.
Published: 01 May 2018
... of education in Germany between 1890 and 1933, and on the role of boarding schools, see Cauvin 1971, esp. chap. 2. 4. Concerning Benjamin’s involvement with the German Youth Movement and his rela- tionship with Wyneken, from a historical viewpoint primarily, see Utley 1979, 1999; Ham 2007; Wohlfarth 1992...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (2): 15–21.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Community (Die Freie Schulgemeinde), from which he was forced to retire in 1910. He exerted a decisive influence on the antebellum German Youth Movement through his lec- ture tours and writings—in particular, his book Schule und Jugendkultur (1913). He over- saw the running of several journals...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (2): 35–62.
Published: 01 May 2018
... for the German Youth Movement are “the place in [his] oeuvre where explicit references to Nietzsche cluster most densely” but also where “a uniquely Benjaminian engagement with the thinker is marshalled and simulta- neously obscured” (2013: 17–18). That which Irving Wohlfarth has called the “politics...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (1): 35–47.
Published: 01 February 2021
... of an atmosphere of linguistic sensitivity along with the determination to be truthful and to do justice? Benjamin s answer to this question at the time of his active involve- ment with the antebellum German Youth Movement (two years before the composition of the language essay) is exemplary: make educational...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (4): 113–140.
Published: 01 November 2017
... a culmination of the metapolitical radicalism that motivated Benjamin’s participation in the antebellum German youth movement and his high-minded­ protest against the conformism of school and family, that is, against the philistine rule of his own social class. But in place of the Tol- stoyan ethic...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (3): 1–6.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Bécquer Seguín This introduction briefly provides the context of the Great Recession in Spain, which spurred one of the largest protests movements in the country's history. Known locally as the 15M and internationally as the indignados movement, the occupation of plazas in the spring and summer...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (3): 75–95.
Published: 01 August 2012
... of their instigators, Benjamin always remained ambivalent toward such mirages of collectivization. This ambivalence can be traced to his early experiences within the youth movement, before the outbreak of World War I. His first texts, often written under the pseudo- nym Ardor, reveal his passionate...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (2): 63–86.
Published: 01 May 2018
... could do worse than pointing to his enduring interest in pedagogy. From his earliest metaphysical articles and speeches written for the Jugendkulturbewegung, the “youth culture movement,” to his later materialist writings on proletarian children’s theater and Brecht’s communist “behaviorism...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (3): 79–101.
Published: 01 August 2000
... that Du Bois frequently mentioned the endless military parades in Berlin during the 1890s.8 It was, to be sure, a decade in which right-wing populist and elitist movements flourished. Among the lobbying groups established in this decade were the Pan-Germans, the Navy and Army Leagues, and the Colonial...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (3): 87–113.
Published: 01 August 2021
... realismo social en España ), no. 5 (2011). Available online, http://www.fim.org.es/media/1/1556.pdf . 8. Germán Labrador identifies the connections that the 15M movement established with countercultural experiences of the Spanish transition. Labrador states, “Although the 15M movement sees itself...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 February 2012
...–and we thought it was time to critically engage in print what we took to be the emergent revolutionary intelligence we’d both been tracking for nearly a decade. Events overtook us, and when the January 2011 insurrection in Kasserine had clearly transformed into a national revolutionary movement, I...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (1): 183–210.
Published: 01 February 2009
... monolithicity to which the word gla- cial used to be applied, before glacial became synonymous with the eva- nescent and fragile. There is also a productive anticipatory dimension in positing a variety of emergences or epochalisms, present or past. Here I take some inspiration from German Democratic...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (2): 157–169.
Published: 01 May 2018
... want to show how Benjamin’s program to grasp student life metaphysically involves a fundamental connection between the practice of study and a discontinuous concept of time. university temporality study youth criticism References Benjamin Walter . 2011 . Early Writings, 1910–1917...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (3): 157–189.
Published: 01 August 2001
... movement. I had read and admired Edward’s early work on Joseph Conrad and some of the essays that eventually were incorporated into Beginnings and felt instinctively not simply an intellectual affiliation but also a curiously un- specifiable spiritual kinship that the following years have...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (2): 125–140.
Published: 01 May 2016
...McKenzie Wark Eric Hobsbawm's historiography is rooted in his biography, which begins with the struggle against fascism in Vienna and Berlin, which he experienced in his youth. He remained loyal to a popular front view of historical action throughout his life and career. His books divide into two...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 195–216.
Published: 01 May 2003
...’’ analogously to individual identities, he drew on two major studies he had done. The first study was on Germany, ‘‘written for a U.S. government agency at the beginning of World War II, in preparation for thearrivaloftherst Nazi prisoners 34 This piece on ‘‘Hitler’s Imagery and German Youth’’ appeared a few...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (3): 191–213.
Published: 01 August 2021
... to the German president, Angela Merkel, and the European Union. Since around the same time, the Catalan pro-independence movement has grown, opening a new horizon of possibilities, namely, that of objecting to the national constitution and its attendant legal framework. The pro-independence movement has sought...
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