Art Outside the Lines

New Perspectives on GDR Art Culture

Edited by Elaine Kelly and Amy Wlodarski

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€77,00
$96.00
ISBN13: 
9789042033412
Publication Date: 
January 2011
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Paperback
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x, 278 pp.
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0927-1910
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74

Edited by Helmut Schmitz

The re-emergence of the issue of wartime suffering to the fore of German public discourse represents the greatest shift in German memory culture since the Historikerstreit of the 1980s. The (international) attention and debates triggered by, for example, W.G. Sebald’s Luftkrieg und Literatur,...
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Volume: 
67
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042022096
Publication date: 
January 2007
€72,00
$89.00

Edited by Mary Fulbrook

The collapse of the supposedly ‘civilized’ German nation into the ‘barbarism’ of Hitler’s Third Reich has cast a long shadow over interpretations of German culture and society. In the remarkable work of Norbert Elias, himself a refugee from Nazi Germany, a deep concern with the distinctiveness of...
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Volume: 
66
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042021518
Publication date: 
January 2007
€83,00
$102.00

Herausgegeben von David Clarke und Arne De Winde

Diese Aufsatzsammlung mit Originalbeiträgen deutscher, britischer, belgischer und amerikanischer Germanistinnen und Germanisten ist das erste Buch zum literarischen Werk von Reinhard Jirgl, einem der eigensinnigsten deutschen Autoren der Gegenwart. Seine Romane setzen sich mit den Schrecken der...
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Volume: 
65
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042021372
Publication date: 
January 2007
€77,00
$96.00

Edited by Heike Bartel and Elizabeth Boa

Pushing at Boundaries presents approaches to women writers who have recently had a big impact in shaping the contemporary literary field in Germany. The opening chapters offer the first extensive consideration of Karen Duve’s work, including an excerpt from her latest novel, the romance parody...
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Volume: 
64
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042020511
Publication date: 
January 2006
€51,00
$63.00

Edited by Gisela Holfter

German-speaking Exiles in Ireland 1933-1945 is a pioneering study of the impact the German-speaking exiles of the Hitler years had on Ireland as the first large group of immigrants in the country in the twentieth century. It therefore adds an important yet hitherto virtually unknown Irish...
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Volume: 
63
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042020337
Publication date: 
January 2006
€83,00
$102.00

Edited by Brigid Haines and Lyn Marven

The novelist and essayist Libuše Moníková (1945-1998) made a unique contribution to German, Czech and world literature, writing in German from a distinctly Czech perspective in a manner which can best be described as encyclopaedic and highly intertextual. Positively received abroad, particularly...
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Volume: 
62
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042016163
Publication date: 
January 2005
€90,00
$112.00

Edited by Pól O’Dochartaigh and Alexander Stephan

This volume brings together papers by scholars from Germany, the USA, France, England and Ireland given at the first International Feuchtwanger Conference, held in Los Angeles in 2003. Some of Lion Feuchtwanger’s novels from his exile in the United States are analyzed here, as are the lives of...
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Volume: 
61
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042019454
Publication date: 
January 2005
€45,00
$56.00

Edited by Stuart Parkes and Fritz Wefelmeyer

The last decade has undoubtedly been the most controversial in the long literary career of Martin Walser. This volume presents a review of this career, going far beyond short-lived arguments to present an insightful overview of much of his work. It considers not only major aspects of his writing,...
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Volume: 
60
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042019935
Publication date: 
January 2004
€128,00
$158.00

Edited by Ian Foster and Juliet Wigmore

The 15 essays collected here focus on literary and cultural relations between Germany or Austria on the one hand and the neighbouring countries of eastern and southern Europe on the other, with particular reference to the period since the Wende, but also with a glance back to the period of German...
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Volume: 
59
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042018914
Publication date: 
January 2004
€86,00
$106.00

Edited by Rolf Jucker

On the occasion of Volker Braun's 65th and GDR/German Monitor's 25th birthday an attempt is made to re-evaluate Braun's contribution to 20th and 21st century German literature. The seventeen essays of the collection, written by a truly international set of scholars, demonstrate the unique quality...
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Volume: 
58
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042008694
Publication date: 
January 2004
€93,00
$114.00

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