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By Marcus Boon

German critic Walter Benjamin wrote a few immensely influential phrases at the murals within the age of mechanical copy. luxurious type homes could say whatever shorter and sharper and masses extra legally binding at the scam retailers who pretend their items. Marcus Boon, a Canadian English professor with an available flip of word, takes us on an erudite voyage in the course of the subject in a significant yet enticing come across with the guidelines of thinkers as different as Plato, Hegel, Orson Welles, Benjamin, Heidegger, Louis Vuitton, Takashi Murakami and plenty of extra, on issues as philosophically taxing and pop-culture-light as mimesis, Christianity, capitalism, authenticity, Uma Thurman's purse and Disneyland.

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