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Anna Seghers : the mythic dimension

Author: Helen Fehervary
Publisher: Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, 2001.
Series: Social history, popular culture, and politics in Germany.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The recent release of archival materials has made possible this critical reassessment of the life of Anna Seghers, a German Jewish writer once celebrated throughout the English-speaking world as the author of the best-selling antifascist novel The Seventh Cross. Today, Seghers is often thought of as the greatest German woman writer of the twentieth century."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fehervary, Helen.
Anna Seghers.
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, 2001
(OCoLC)606737976
Named Person: Anna Seghers; Anna Seghers; Anna Seghers; Anna Seghers; Anna Seghers; Seghers, Anna <1900-1983> - Critique et interprétation.
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Fehervary
ISBN: 0472112155 9780472112159
OCLC Number: 46836816
Description: xi, 275 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Mythic Topographies: Art and Art History in Mainz and Heidelberg --
2. Landscapes and Seascapes from the Dutch Masters --
3. Ecce Homo: The Legacy of Rembrandt --
4. Island of Ignominy: Kierkegaard and the Budapest Sunday Circle --
5. The Archetypal Map: Georg Lukacs and the Way of the Soul --
6. Legends from the Carpathians, Tales of the Purges --
7. Myth and Redemption: At the Roman Limes with Walter Benjamin --
8. The Show Trials and the Trial of Jeanne d'Arc: Collaboration with Brecht --
App. The Libraries of Young Anna Seghers and Young Laszlo Radvanyi.
Series Title: Social history, popular culture, and politics in Germany.
Responsibility: Helen Fehervary.
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"The recent release of archival materials has made possible this critical reassessment of the life of Anna Seghers, a German Jewish writer once celebrated throughout the English-speaking world as the author of the best-selling antifascist novel The Seventh Cross. Today, Seghers is often thought of as the greatest German woman writer of the twentieth century."--Jacket.

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