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CL 438 Aesthetic Negativity: Adorno, Benjamin, and Kracauer on Litertaure, Art, and Media

Research guide to support CL 438/GER 528/ENG 4381/IAS 4328 Aesthetic Negativity: Adorno, Benjamin, and Kracauer on Litertaure, Art, and Media taught by Lutz Koepnick (Fall 2011)

Cultural Theory: Frankfurt School Critical Theory Video

College course lecture on Frankfurt School critiques of mass culture.

Frankfurt School of Critical Theory (video from Yale)

This first lecture on social theories of art and artistic production examines the Frankfurt School. The theoretical writings of Theodor Adorno and Walter Benjamin are explored in historical and political contexts, including Marxism, socialist realism, and late capitalism.

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