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By Andreas Huyssen

Andreas Huyssen explores the heritage and conception of metropolitan miniatures—short prose items approximately city lifestyles written for ecu newspapers. His fine-grained readings open vistas into German serious concept and the visible arts, revealing the miniature to be one of many few really cutting edge modes of spatialized writing created by means of modernism.

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