Critical Writing Index

Metropolitan Chords and Discords

by Vera Frenkel

Public, Apr. 2005, no. 32, pp. 53-63

This essay aims to discuss the city in order to make it real. The structure of Frenkel's essay with its appropriation of viewpoints mirrors the structure of the Metropolis that she describes. Frenkel makes reference to psychoanalytic, literary and anthropological discourse.

ITEM 2005.110 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

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