The very modern world of Fritz Lang

Bould, M. (2008) The very modern world of Fritz Lang. In: The Very Modern World of Fritz Lang, Institute of Advanced Studies, The University of Western Australia, 18 March 2008. Available from:

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Taking Lang's films as the pulp wing of the Frankfurt School, this lecture demonstrated that although not a Marxist Lang developed a critique of capitalist urban/industrial modernity very similar in some respects to that of Theodor Adorno.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Lecture)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Fritz Lang, film noir, Frankfurt School, modernity
Faculty/Department:Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education > Department of Arts and Cultural Industries
ID Code:8172
Deposited By: E. Cholerton
Deposited On:07 Jul 2010 07:58
Last Modified:29 Jul 2016 14:09

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