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By Renate Holub

This e-book offers the 1st designated account of Gramsci's paintings within the context of present severe and socio-cultural debates. Renate Holub argues that Gramsci used to be sooner than his time in supplying a conception of paintings, politics and cultural construction. Gramsci's success is mentioned rather in terms of the Frankfurt university (Adorno, Horkheimer, Benjamin, Bloch, Habermas), to Brecht's theoretical writings and to thinkers within the phenomenological culture specially Merleau-Ponty. She argues for Gramsci's carrying on with relevance at a time of retreat from Marxist positions at the postmodern left.
Antonio Gramsci is extraordinary through its variety of philosophical grab, its intensity of specialised ancient scholarship, and its willing feel of Gramsci's place as a very important determine within the politics of up to date cultural theory.

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