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
E-ISBN: 
9789401200400
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 Georgina Paul

In her 2007 poem cycle Niemands Frau, Barbara Köhler returns to Homer’s Odyssey, not to retell it, but to take up some of the threads it has woven into the cultural tradition of the West – and to unravel them, just as Penelope, the wife of the hero who called himself Nobody, unravelled each night...
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Volume: 
78
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042037656
E-ISBN: 
9789401210157
Publication date: 
January 2013
€70,00
$86.00

Edited by Tom Cheesman

German Text Crimes offers new perspectives on scandals and legal actions implicating writers of German literature since the 1950s. A wide range of topics not all involve codified law, but all test relations between state power, civil society, media industries and artistic license.
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Volume: 
77
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042036901
E-ISBN: 
9789401209496
Publication date: 
January 2013
€70,00
$86.00

Edited by Valerie Heffernan & Gillian Pye

This volume introduces ten emerging voices in German-language literature by women. Their texts speak to the diverse modalities of transition that characterise society and culture in the twenty-first century, such as the adaptation to evolving political and social conditions in a newly united...
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Volume: 
76
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042036895
E-ISBN: 
9789004335851
Publication date: 
January 2013
€67,00
$82.00

Edited by David Clarke and Axel Goodbody

Taking as its starting point the work of Professor Dennis Tate, this volume brings together essays which explore varieties of East German autobiographical writing before, during and after German unification. The volume examines the invention and re-invention of the self through literature in...
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Volume: 
75
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042035935
E-ISBN: 
9789401208680
Publication date: 
January 2012
€85,00
$105.00

Edited by Helmut Schmitz and Annette Seidel-Arpacı

Scholars from Cultural Studies, History and Sociology address the national and international significance of discourses of ‘German wartime suffering’ in post-war and contemporary Germany. The focus of this interdisciplinary volume is both on the historical roots of the ‘Germans as victims’...
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Volume: 
73
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042033191
E-ISBN: 
9789042033207
Publication date: 
January 2011
€61,00
$77.00

Edited by Christine Anton and Frank Pilipp

The articles assembled in this book discuss important questions about German society and the very notion of what being German means in the age of globalization and the vanishing of nation-states in a continuously strengthening European Union; the question about what is German culture in a...
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Volume: 
72
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042031975
E-ISBN: 
9789042031982
Publication date: 
January 2010
€75,00
$93.00

Edited by Axel Goodbody, Pól Ó Dochartaigh and Dennis Tate

Dislocation and the need for radical reorientation are central experiences in 20th-century German history. Much of German culture has also consisted of reflections on and responses to the historical caesurae of 1933, 1945 and 1989-90, and the massive political, social and economic changes that...
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Volume: 
71
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042025547
E-ISBN: 
9789042032163
Publication date: 
January 2009
€90,00
$112.00

Edited by Gerrit-Jan Berendse and Ingo Cornils

This volume is dedicated to the study of artistic and historical documents that recall German left-wing terrorism in the 1970s. It is intended to contribute to a better understanding of this violent epoch in Germany’s recent past and the many ways it is remembered....
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Volume: 
70
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042023918
E-ISBN: 
9789042032156
Publication date: 
January 2008
€93,00
$114.00

Herausgegeben von Karen Leeder

Erstmals liegt mit Schaltstelle eine umfassende Studie zur zeitgenössischen deutschsprachigen Lyrik auf der Schwelle zum 21. Jahrhundert vor. In einem breiten Spektrum an Beiträgen international renommierter Experten aus Deutschland, Großbritannien, den USA, Kanada, Italien und den Niederlanden...
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Volume: 
69
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042022829
E-ISBN: 
9789042032149
Publication date: 
January 2007
€146,00
$180.00

Edited by Renate Rechtien and Karoline von Oppen

Over the past decade and a half, Germany has experienced a period of political and cultural turbulence which many have attributed to the combined challenges of unification and globalisation. In response to growing exposure to global markets, politics and migration debates about identity have...
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Volume: 
68
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042022614
E-ISBN: 
9789042032132
Publication date: 
January 2007
€90,00
$112.00

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