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Noah Isenberg

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Noah Isenberg

Noah Isenberg is the author, most recently, of Edgar G. Ulmer: A Filmmaker at the Margins, and is currently at work on a new book, Everybody Comes to Rick’s: How “Casablanca” Taught Us to Love Movies.


News and Features

Why World War II offered Hollywood directors an escape into reality.

The unvarnished fiction of One More Story explores Germany's papered-over past.

Following the quirky, revolutionary life path of one of the most celebrated twentieth-century intellectuals.

Although The Aesthetics of Resistance delves into leftist
notions of art and class struggle, this account of an anti-Nazi youth
group in Germany seems outdated now.

Noah Isenberg reviews Communazis, by Alexander Stephan.