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By Antonio Gramsci

One of the world's such a lot influential cultural critics, Antonio Gramsci's writings at the interconnection among tradition and politics essentially replaced the way in which that students view either. one of the first to argue that paintings isn't the made from "men of genius" yet really specific old and social contexts, Gramsci continues to be essentially the most broadly learn theorists of recent culture.

Antonio Gramsci was a founding member of the Italian Communist occasion and spent such a lot of his grownup lifestyles imprisoned by means of Benito Mussolini. After his loss of life and the next e-book of his Prison Notebooks, he got here to be often called one of many 20th century's leading cultural critics.

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