Re-Reading Benjamin's Artwork Essay
Michael Wood, Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Princeton University.
His forthcoming book Habits of Distraction addresses Walter Benjamin’s idea
of ‘reception in a state of distraction.’
Mike Jennings, Professor in the German Department at Princeton University.
His forthcoming biography of Benjamin is Walter Benjamin: A Critical Life.
Thomas Levin, Professor in the German Department at Princeton University
and scholar of Weimar Film and music, and the pre-histories and
histories of surveillance and their representation in the media.
Moderator: Daniela Fabricius, Doctoral Candidate in Architecture at Princeton University.
Producer: Griffin Ofiesh.