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The politics of prostitution in Berlin Alexanderplatz

Author: Nicole Shea
Publisher: Bern ; Oxford ; New York : Peter Lang, ©2007.
Series: Studies in modern German literature, v. 110.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Alfred Döblin's Berlin Alexanderplatz is an examination of the gradual disintegration of Germany in the aftermath of the Great War. This study engages the seminal image of the prostitute, the commodified woman, as a central and dominant motif in Döblin's work.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shea, Nicole.
Politics of prostitution in Berlin Alexanderplatz.
Bern ; Oxford ; New York : Peter Lang, ©2007
(OCoLC)606124777
Named Person: Alfred Döblin; Alfred Döblin; Alfred Döblin
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nicole Shea
ISBN: 9783039110025 3039110020
OCLC Number: 175284914
Description: 207 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: "Denn alle alle Lust will Mord und Tod" --
"Von Kopf bis Fuss auf Liebe eingestellt" --
"Körperstumpf und weisses Blut" : commodification and the mutilation of nature in Döblin's "Die Ermordung einer Butterblume" --
"Warum schreiste denn?" : the role of silence in pornography --
"Halte deine Klappe" : the loss of love and language in Berlin Alexanderplatz --
"Mein Johannes is der Inbegriff des Mannes" : commodified (homo- )sexuality in Berlin Alexanderplatz --
"Komm man ran, an meine Brust, Herzeken" : repressed homosexuality as the trigger of violence in Berlin Alexanderplatz.
Series Title: Studies in modern German literature, v. 110.
Responsibility: Nicole Shea.

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Alfred Döblin's Berlin Alexanderplatz is an examination of the gradual disintegration of Germany in the aftermath of the Great War. This study engages the seminal image of the prostitute, the commodified woman, as a central and dominant motif in Döblin's work.

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