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734. Twentieth-Century German Theories of the Transformation of Urban Public Space

Tuesday, 6 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 206, Hynes

A special session

Presiding: Patrizia C. McBride, Cornell Univ.

1. "Walter Benjamin and Carl Schmitt on Modern Urban Experience and the Public Sphere," David Pan, Univ. of California, Irvine

2. "Defenseless Cities: Rethinking War, Risk, and Society in Interwar Europe," Kai Evers, Univ. of California, Irvine

3. "The European City as a Defense against Globalization," Daniel Purdy, Penn State Univ., University Park


Subject:

  • German Literature – Twentieth Century

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