Siegfried Kracauer Quote

The world has become a photographable present, and the photographed present has been entirely eternalized. Seemingly ripped from the clutch of death, in reality it has succumbed to it.


The Mass Ornament: Weimar Essays (ed. Harvard University Press, 1995) - ISBN: 9780674551633

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The world has become a photographable present, and the photographed present has been entirely eternalized. Seemingly ripped from the clutch of death, ...

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The world has become a photographable present, and the photographed present has been entirely eternalized. Seemingly ripped from the clutch of death, ...

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The world has become a photographable present, and the photographed present has been entirely eternalized. Seemingly ripped from the clutch of death, ...

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The world has become a photographable present, and the photographed present has been entirely eternalized. Seemingly ripped from the clutch of death, ...