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New German Critique (2016) 43 (3 (129)): 91–112.
Published: 01 November 2016
... earlier concerns with a critique of Husserlian phenomenology and an analysis of Wagnerian phantasmagoria. I argue that Adorno's method for radio research is phenomenological, modified to accommodate dialectics. This modified phenomenology, renamed “physiognomy,” aims to expose phantasmagoria...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (1 (127)): 59–89.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Laura Heins Concerns about the passages on race and physiognomy in Béla Balázs's film theoretical writings often focus on his references to cinema's promotion of a normative “white psyche.” Through comparative analyses of Balázs with the racial physiognomist Ludwig Ferdinand Clauss as well...
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New German Critique (2014) 41 (2 (122)): 111–124.
Published: 01 August 2014
..., uniqueness, individuality, and contingency 2. Ibid., 198. 3. See Tom Gunning, “In Your Face: Physiognomy, Photography, and the Gnostic Mission of Early Film,” Modernism/Modernity 4, no. 1 (1997): 1–29; John Caspar Lavater, Essays on Physi- ognomy (London: Whittingam, 1804); Charles Darwin...
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New German Critique (2020) 47 (3 (141)): 7–20.
Published: 01 November 2020
... as a “crucial step” toward revolutionary consciousness. 23 This tension between idealist racial physiognomy and Marxist materialism is visible in Balázs’s comments on the language of gesture ( Gebärdensprache ) versus the “speech-gesture” ( Sprachgebärde ), the act of speaking, translated on-screen...
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New German Critique (2011) 38 (3 (114)): 115–132.
Published: 01 November 2011
... his thoughts. This is how the robust man was built. But when one saw his face, one forgot all this immediately. It was hard to tear the gaze away from his speaking physiognomy which was completely bewitching and fascinating. His hair formed large curls on his forehead...
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New German Critique (2024) 51 (1 (151)): 143–171.
Published: 01 February 2024
.... In the simplest terms, physiognomy is “the science of judging people’s characters from their appearances,” and as Richard T. Gray observes, any account of this once mainstream but now marginal discourse is necessarily a history of the media used to capture and register facial expressions. 19 In Gray’s words...
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New German Critique (2007) 34 (1 (100)): 165–187.
Published: 01 February 2007
.... Werner, “The Detective Gaze: Edgar A. Poe, the Flâneur, and the Physiognomy of Crime,” American Transcendental Quarterly 15 (2001): 10. 22. In “The Paris of the Second Empire in Baudelaire” Benjamin writes: “An important trait of the real-life Baudelaire—that is, of the man committed to his work...
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New German Critique (2021) 48 (2 (143)): 85–105.
Published: 01 August 2021
... by Gödde Christoph and Lonitz Henri , translated by Hoban Wieland . Cambridge : Polity , 2006 . Adorno Theodor W. Mahler: A Musical Physiognomy , translated by Jephcott Edmund . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 1992 . Adorno Theodor W. “ Mascagnis...
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New German Critique (2020) 47 (3 (141)): 1–5.
Published: 01 November 2020
..., writer, and poet, Carter demonstrates the startling currency of his writings for the present moment, especially his work on physiognomy and the gestural body as ciphers of social crisis, on the historicity of the mediated mass, and on the revivified role of the public film intellectual in the digital age...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (3 (129)): 73–89.
Published: 01 November 2016
... is to enter into Mahler’s musical 10. Physiognomy is a concept Adorno uses in other contexts both positively and negatively, for instance, “Zur Physiognomik Kreneks,” in GS, 17:109–13 (Ernst Krenek); and Philosophie der neuen Musik, in GS, 12:158 (Igor Stravinsky). The sense of the term as Adorno...
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New German Critique (2017) 44 (2 (131)): 25–40.
Published: 01 August 2017
... by stirring up irrational hatred. 49. Illustrierter Beobachter was published in Munich from 1926 to 1945 under Hermann Esser. 50. Here the caricaturist Philipp “Fips” Rupprecht often relied on physiognomy to reinforce racial stereotypes, in stark contradiction to the methods of Heartfield, who...
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New German Critique (2022) 49 (3 (147)): 187–214.
Published: 01 November 2022
... Stahlmann after real-life antifascist resistance fighter Richard Stahlmann, who worked “under cover” as a spy for the Soviet Union. 12 Weiss endowed him, for The Aesthetics , with “almond eyes” ( Mandelaugen ), a feature that readily evokes Nazi racial stereotypes of supposed Jewish physiognomy...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (3 (129)): 5–26.
Published: 01 November 2016
... . Mahler: A Musical Physiognomy , translated by Jephcott Edmund . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . ———. 1997 . Aesthetic Theory , edited and translated by Hullot-Kentor Robert . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press . ———. 1998 . Musikalische Schriften I–III. Vol. 16...
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New German Critique (2006) 33 (1 (97)): 5–14.
Published: 01 February 2006
... Adorno’s American Experience to keep alive the remembrance of the conditions that had given him his intel- lectual physiognomy, yet he could not, nor did he want to, be identical with what he had once been. In closing, I wish to refer to a remark, made by Adorno in the 1968 “Sci- entific...
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New German Critique (2022) 49 (2 (146)): 161–186.
Published: 01 August 2022
... Main, include cars and televisions mainly as symbols of status, consumerism, and postwar prosperity, while representations of urban space focus mainly on the contrast between ruins and reconstruction and remain unreflective of the new physiognomies of the postwar city. 13. Fürlinger, “City...
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New German Critique (2021) 48 (1 (142)): 71–102.
Published: 01 February 2021
... University Press , 1998 . Honenberger Phillip , ed. Naturalism and Philosophical Anthropology: Nature, Life, and the Human between Transcendental and Empirical Perspectives . Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan , 2015 . Honneth Axel . “ A Physiognomy of the Capitalist Form of Life...
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New German Critique (2007) 34 (3 (102)): 87–100.
Published: 01 November 2007
... brings to both roles the same striking physiognomy; the same angular, almost emaciated face with prominent cheekbones and mouth mus- cles; the same deep-set eyes with their large, almost black pupils, his perfor- mances could not be more different. The Goebbels of Downfall is like an empty shell...
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New German Critique (2011) 38 (3 (114)): 1–16.
Published: 01 November 2011
..., Schmölders investigates the visual components of charisma in German leader figures from George, Paul von Hindenburg, and Hitler.19 Physiognomy, the art of deduc- ing an individual’s character from facial features, is an old technique whose heyday was at the end of the eighteenth century...
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New German Critique (2015) 42 (2 (125)): 115–135.
Published: 01 August 2015
... of origin is 1940 is demonstrated by the use of this date as the first point of reference on those maps that show the development of Berlin’s street networks. See Hans Stimmann, The City in Black: The Physiognomy of Central Berlin in Figure-Ground Plans and Parcel Plans, 1940–2010 (Berlin: Nicolai...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (3 (129)): 139–154.
Published: 01 November 2016
... that this is what he regards as the “image” (Bild): that is, the expression on the “face” of the work experienced as a whole—what he had elsewhere called “a musical physiognomy.”27 This is, however, easy to miss in his account of it in the frag- ments of the reproduction theory, particularly in translation...