Newspapers in the City. Nietzsche’s Critique of Press
Dr. Paolo Scolari

When one considers the many interpretations of Nietzsche there is an absence of a section that deals with the reconstruction of his reflections about the press. Reading through his works one can note how journalism represents a socio-cultural problem to him. His criticism of newspapers is to continue for the rest of his life. While he observes the daily existence, Nietzsche reflects on the role of the press in an extremely sensitive way. His outdated opinion gives us a lively portrait of a fundamental aspect of modernity, which is indeed still a current issue.

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