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Postmodernism, or, the Cultural Logic of Late Capitalism
expressionism in painting, existentialism in philosophy, the final forms of representation in the novel, the films of the great auteurs, or the modernist school of poetry (as institutionalized and
Postmodernism, or, the Cultural Logic of Late Capitalism
Now in paperback, Fredric Jameson’s most wide-ranging work seeks to crystalize a definition of ”postmodernism”. Jameson’s inquiry looks at the postmodern across a wide landscape, from “high” art to
Third‐World Literature in the Era of Multinational Capitalism
Judging from recent conversations among third-world intellectuals, there is now an obsessive return of the national situation itself, the name of the country that returns again and again like a gong,
Postmodernism and Consumer Society
The concept of postmodernism is not widely accepted or even understood today. Some of the resistance to it may come from the unfamiliarity of the works it covers, which can be found in all the arts:
Valences of the Dialectic
After half a century exploring dialectical thought, renowned cultural critic Fredric Jameson presents a comprehensive study of a misrepresented, vital strain in Western philosophy. The dialectic, the
A Singular Modernity: Essay on the Ontology of the Present
The concepts of modernity and modernism are amongst the most controversial and vigorously debated in contemporary philosophy and cultural theory. In this new, muscular, intervention Fredric Jameson,
The cultural turn : selected writings on the postmodern, 1983-1998
Designed as a short introduction to Fredric Jameson's thought for both the student and the general reader, this reader gives accessible coverage to his writings on postmodernism. The book includes:
The Geopolitical Aesthetic: Cinema and Space in the World System
Taking contemporary films from around the world, Jameson offers his latest thinking on some of the films of the last decade. His readings stress the ways in which disparate films confront similar