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Gods  free pdf We are living in an age of rapidly evanescent media transformations. From radio and pulp fiction to cinema, comic books, paperback novels, television and the Internet, the twentieth century has arguably produced more media innovations than in the past five thousand years of recorded history. And whereas Heidegger had announced that the gods were gone and that contemporary modernity was an age of beings abandoned by Being, in this new book by John David Ebert, the ancient gods are found to be still alive and well and living in the various cultural environments configured by new media. Every media innovation, Ebert contends, makes new kinds of heroes possible, and in his book Gods

About John David Ebert

John David Ebert is an independent scholar and author of ten books, including "Rage and the Word: Gilgamesh, Akhenaten, Moses and the Birth of the Metaphysical Age," "Giant Humans, Tiny Worlds: Adventures in the Universe of Graphic Novels," "Post-Classic Cinema," "The Age of Catastrophe," "The New Media Invasion," "Dead Celebrities, Living Icons" and "Celluloid Heroes

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Author : John David Ebert
Publisher : Post Egoism Media
Data Published : 05 February 2015
ISBN : 0985480297
EAN : 9780985480295
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 230 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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