No special requirements.
Lecture course which will focus von the way Benjamin is conceving personal history (autobiography of childhood) and collective history (the Baudelaire project)
Walter Benjamin: Form "Berlin childhood" to "On the concpet of history".
Participants shoud get in touch with the teacher for the readings to do.
Close reading of the major works of Benjmain in the exile period, i.e. form 1933 to 1940.
Participants should get in touch with the teacher in order to fix exam conditions.
The course is open to students of all levels.