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By Peter Krapp

concerning a prior that by no means used to be, déjà vu stocks a constitution not just with fiction, but additionally with the ever extra subtle results of media know-how. Tracing the time period from the tip of the 19th century, while it used to be first popularized within the pages of the Revue philosophique, Peter Krapp examines the family tree and background of the singular and unrepeatable adventure of déjà vu. This provocative e-book bargains a clean counterpoint to the clichéd celebrations of cultural reminiscence and forces us do a double tackle the sanctimonious warnings opposed to forgetting so universal in our time.

Disturbances of cultural memoryscreen thoughts, fake recognitions, premonitionsdisrupt the relaxation region of memorial tradition: strictly talking, déjà vu is neither a failure of reminiscence nor a sort of forgetting. Krapps research of such disturbances in literature, artwork, and mass media introduces, historicizes, and theorizes what it ability to talk of an economic system of cognizance or distraction. attaining from the early psychoanalytic texts of Sigmund Freud to the performs of Heiner Müller, this exploration of the consequences of déjà vu pivots round the paintings of Walter Benjamin and contains readings of kitsch and air of secrecy in Andy Warhols paintings, of cinematic violence and likely exaggerated claims approximately taking pictures and slicing, of the memorial personality of structure, and of the excessive expectancies raised by way of the Internet.

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