The Dustbin of History

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Picador, 1997 - 274 עמודים
Whether writing about the Beat Generation or Umberto Eco, Picasso's Guernica or the massacre at Tiananmen Square, Marcus uncovers the histories embedded in our cultural moments and acts, and shows how, through our reading of the truths our culture tells and those it twists and conceals, we situate ourselves in that history and in the world.

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America's dumbest congressman, Louis Gohmert, the "terror babies" godfather, recently used the same Trotzky metaphor that serves as title to this collection of cultural musings. "Dustbin" sounds ... קרא סקירה מלאה

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Greil Marcus is the author of "Invisible Republic," "Dead Elvis," "Lipstick Traces," & "Mystery Train." His pieces have appeared in a wide range of publications, including "Artforum," "Interview," "The New Yorker," "The New York Times," & "Esquire." He will be teaching at Princeton & Berkeley in fall 2000.

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