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Siegfried Kracauer

Siegfried Kracauer

On the Horizon, devoted to comment on cultural and social events and trends, presents this month an analysis by Siegfried Kracauer of a postwar German...

For a few years now we have been deep in a flood of Hollywood films and fictional and non-fictional best-sellers built around psychiatry and psychoanalysis;...

A Lady of Valor Enchanting Rebel: The Secret of Adah Isaacs Menken. by Allen Lesser. New York, The Beechhurst Press, 1947. 284 pp. $3.50.   In his biography of Adah...

Books on race prejudice and anti-Semitism have shown a significant shift in the past few years: the emphasis is no longer on the history of...

Films saturated with terror and sadism have issued from Hollywood in such numbers recently as to become commonplace. The trend undoubtedly had its source in...