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New German Critique (2018) 45 (1 (133)): 23–47.
Published: 01 February 2018
... Technological Reproducibility .” Monatshefte 104 , no. 1 : 70 – 85 . Ziolkowski Theodore . 1993 . Virgil and the Moderns . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press . Word Creatures: Theodor Haecker and Walter Benjamin between Geschwätz and Pure Language in the Late Weimar Republic...
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New German Critique (2006) 33 (1 (97)): 137–158.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Samir Gandesha The “Aesthetic Dignity of Words”: Adorno’s Philosophy of Language Samir Gandesha There can be little doubt that Jürgen Habermas has decisively set the terms of the reception of Theodor W. Adorno’s work. Indeed, Habermas’s...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (2 (128)): 177–197.
Published: 01 August 2016
... concrete narrative imagination, resulting in a tensed relationship between the spatial and temporal dimension of ecology. © 2016 by New German Critique, Inc. 2016 Water and Words: Narrating Sustainability Markus Wilczek Dissolving the Boundaries...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (2 (128)): 33–53.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Ottmar Ette The nomadic thinking in Alexander von Humboldt's American travel journals makes them relevant in the context of global theories. As a theoretician of globalization between words, scientific fields, and worlds, Humboldt explores the dimensions and movements of knowledge through...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (1 (127)): 37–58.
Published: 01 February 2016
... with poems like “Erst wenn” and “Ostafrika,” this essay contextualizes Benn's colonial turn in the primitivist/modernist poetics of his earlier Rönne novellas and his brief turn to a fascist aesthetic in essays of the early 1930s. His primitivist poetic fantasy of the “Southern Word” becomes an imaginary...
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New German Critique (2009) 36 (3 (108)): 85–108.
Published: 01 November 2009
..., without either systems or ontology.” After presenting fundamental aspects of Adorno's theory of language (use of foreign words, tautology, paradox, equivocation), followed by his concepts of constellation, representation ( Darstellung ), and truth, the article concludes by showing how Adorno's conception...
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New German Critique (2012) 39 (3 (117)): 81–89.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Jeffrey Herf The word critical as applied to the theory of the Frankfurt School applies to the views of capitalism and the Enlightenment in Max Horkheimer and Theodor W. Adorno's classic work, Dialectic of Enlightenment . The absence of reference to the specificities of German history...
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New German Critique (2014) 41 (3 (123)): 57–73.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Manuel Köppen Claude Lanzmann's Sobibor (2001) and Romuald Karmakar's Land of Annihilation (2004) are contrasting cinematic documentaries that return the viewer to German concentration camps in Poland. While Lanzmann insists on the pathos of the primary witness, whose words, like the places...
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New German Critique (2018) 45 (3 (135)): 73–95.
Published: 01 November 2018
... words, artworks would be true not because of what they make apparent or acknowledge as unpresentable but because their enigmatic complexion unleashes a crisis of comprehension that challenges our understanding of the world. A “maybe” emblematizes the enigma, whose imaginative appropriation remains truer...
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New German Critique (2020) 47 (1 (139)): 9–24.
Published: 01 February 2020
... of cognition in a world dominated by Silicon Valley? If one dissolves the word power into the labor contained in it, petrified concepts are secretly changed, and heterogeneous “second-order” experience is made. Copyright © 2020 by New German Critique, Inc. 2020 poetic power Critical Theory second...
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New German Critique (2008) 35 (3 (105)): 121–141.
Published: 01 November 2008
... In 1946 Leo Spitzer published one of his more than four hundred etymologi- cal notes in Word, the journal of the Linguistic Circle of New York (or Cercle Linguistique de New York), founded by, among others, Roman Jakobson and Claude Lévi-Strauss in 1943. Under the promising title “Patterns of Thought...
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New German Critique (2010) 37 (3 (111)): 1–26.
Published: 01 November 2010
... from its temporary exile. An infinite cycle of exile and return is established in which the charged, anarchic moment of destruction is crucial for transmitting lamentation. In other words, a double paradox nurtures lamentation. First, as the “language of destruction,” it gives expression...
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New German Critique (2012) 39 (3 (117)): 165–187.
Published: 01 November 2012
... Of greatest consequence in this moment of nondecipherment is not the signified per se but the position, in both physical and relational terms, of he or she who is being (dis)interpellated by the other-language word Schonungsblock (convales- cent block). Performative initiation into the semiotic ecology...
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New German Critique (2012) 39 (1 (115)): 3–26.
Published: 01 February 2012
... of his ability compiled a dictionary of their language, consisting almost entirely of vowels, particularly the sound A in countless variations of intonation and emphasis, not a word of which, Simon writes, had yet been recorded by the Linguistic Institute in São Paulo. (A, 35) Sebald...
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New German Critique (2014) 41 (1 (121)): 33–54.
Published: 01 February 2014
..., backwardness, political chaos, and violence to the scientific atmosphere of the most presti- gious salons of arguably the world’s most intellectually vibrant city—in other words, from Sukowyborg to Berlin. Within the grand narrative of Maimon’s enlightenment, we would expect the kabbalah...
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New German Critique (2020) 47 (3 (141)): 45–57.
Published: 01 November 2020
..., but word of mouth similarly emerges far above critics, and critics are reported as more influential than the proxy answers for VOD recommender systems. That is, for Americans as well, “onscreen personalised recommendations (i.e. based on previous films/series I have watched on the platform...
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New German Critique (2008) 35 (3 (105)): 57–69.
Published: 01 November 2008
... commands.”8 In other words, religion derives its legitimacy from the weakness of human beings, who cannot fulfi ll the demands of morality to act well out of rational insight alone. If human beings were purely rational entities, they would need no reli- gion. Since, however, they are also sensory...
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New German Critique (2022) 49 (1 (145)): 131–161.
Published: 01 February 2022
... theoreticians of retheologization—it is “not a secure historical characteristic, but its continuing critical officium [duty].” 27 Modernity, in other words, must be defended, without recourse to theological references, but solely from the norm of human self-assertion. In formulating his objections...
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New German Critique (2018) 45 (2 (134)): 1–32.
Published: 01 August 2018
... Language Breaks Down , 87 . 15. Kant, Critique of Pure Reason , B 131–32 . 14. In his strong reading of Benn’s novellas, Andreas Huyssen has pointed out that the word Rinde used here can mean both the bark of the tree and the cerebral cortex, the latter being, according to contemporary...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (1 (127)): 215–226.
Published: 01 February 2016
... sev- eral misunderstood words later revealed to mean something quite different. (Young Adorno charmingly supposed that Anstände, hunting stands in trees, were designed as a refuge for deer.) The essay also reveals that his first encoun- ter with Richard Wagner’s oeuvre was through a scenery...