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ConstellationFriedrich Nietzsche and Walter Benjamin in the Now-Time of History$
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James McFarland

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780823245369

Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: May 2013

DOI: 10.5422/fordham/9780823245369.001.0001

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Introduction: Walter Benjamin, Friedrich Nietzsche

Introduction: Walter Benjamin, Friedrich Nietzsche

(p.1) Introduction: Walter Benjamin, Friedrich Nietzsche

James McFarland

Fordham University Press

Between two vignettes that introduce first Walter Benjamin and then Friedrich Nietzsche as radical thinkers and historical personalities, the introduction proposes a Benjaminian concept of “affinity” as informing the relation between them.

Keywords:   Drug experiments, Affinity, Influence, Marriage proposal, Madness

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