The Tasks of Translability: Philology and Politics in Gramsci and Benjamin

Peter D. Thomas Translation, in Gramsci and Benjamin, functions as a point of condensation and exemplification of their other aesthetic, philosophical, historical and political interests. This Guest Lecture is the Keynote speech of the conference “Passagen: Walter Benjamin und Antonio Gramsci“ at the Institut für Romanistik der Universität Wien, in cooperation with the Arbeitskreis Kulturanalyse (aka): https://culturalstudies.univie.ac.at/passagen