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Adorno and Horkheimer on "myth, power, and labor"

July 22, 2017

From Dialectic of Enlightenment: The intertwinement of myth, power, and labor is preserved in one of the tales of Homer. Book XII of the Odyssey tells how Odysseus sailed past the Sirens. Their allurement is that of losing onself in the past. But the…