Books by Walter Benjamin

THE COMPLETE CORRESPONDENCE, 1928-1940 by Theodor W. Adorno
Released: Dec. 10, 1999

"While the absence of a comprehensive editorial introduction outlining major landmarks in their biographies and careers is unfortunate, these letters do let Benjamin and Adorno speak eloquently for themselves on many complex issues."
Letters exchanged between 1928 and 1940 by two prominent German intellectuals and scholars of literature, music, and culture, Walter Benjamin and Theodor Wiesengrund-Adorno, now published in their entirety for the first time in English. Read full book review >
THE ARCADES PROJECT by Walter Benjamin
Released: Dec. 1, 1999

"As it stands, it is merely brilliant."
A heavy book, to say the least, from one of the exiting century's greatest thinkers, Walter Benjamin (Selected Writings, Vol. Read full book review >
Released: Dec. 1, 1996

"While there is some overlap with existing editors, this new Benjamin set will be the standard work. (For a biography of Benjamin, see Brodersen, p. 1436.)"
A cause for excitement among literary essayists and critics: Walter Benjamin's scattered works are at last being translated and collected in a carefully edited edition. Read full book review >
Released: June 1, 1994

Demanding yet eloquent and immensely rewarding personal documents of one of the century's leading literary and aesthetic critics. Read full book review >