Trauma and Media -Theories, Histories, and Images
Author: Allen Meek
Master eBook ISBN10 : 0-203-86319-4
Master eBook ISBN13 : 978-0-203-86319-0
No of pages : 232
eBook Price : $103
Originally Published : 19 Nov 2009
This book provides the first comprehensive account of trauma as a critical concept in the study of modern visual media, from Freud to the present day, looking at how the psychoanalytic theory of trauma was adapted by the cultural critics Walter Benjamin,Theodor Adorno, Roland Barthes, Jacques Derrida, and Slavoj Zizek.