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A history of Austrian literature 1918-2000

A history of Austrian literature 1918-2000

Author: Katrin M Kohl; Ritchie Robertson
Publisher: Rochester, NY : Camden House, 2006.
Series: Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Throughout the 19th and early 20th centuries, ghetto fiction played an important part in the articulation of a particularly German-Jewish quest for identity. The volume presents some 15 articles by scholars from Scandinavia, Germany, Great Britain, and Ireland, and offers new analyses of ghetto writing by well-known authors such as Heinrich Heine and Joseph Roth, and completely new material on forgotten ghetto  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Katrin M Kohl; Ritchie Robertson
ISBN: 1571132767 9781571132765
OCLC Number: 67392862
Language Note: English.
Description: xii, 336 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Drama in Austria, 1918-45 /Judith Beniston --
Austrian prose fiction, 1918-45 / Ritchie Robertson --
Publishers and institutions in Austria, 1918-45 / Murray G. Hall --
Popular culture in Austria: cabaret and film, 1918-45 / Janet Stewart --
The politics of Austrian literature, 1927-56 / Andrew Barker --
Austrian poetry, 1918-2000 / Katrin Kohl --
Writing in Austria after 1945: the political, institutional, and publishing context / Anthony Bushell --
Austrian responses to National Socialism and the Holocaust / Dagmar C.G. Lorenz --
Drama in Austria, 1945-2000 / Juliane Vogel --
Austrian prose fiction, 1945-2000 / J.J. Long --
Popular culture in Austria, 1945-2000 / Joseph McVeigh --
Shifting boundaries: responses to multiculturalism at the turn of the twenty-first century / Allyson Fiddler.
Series Title: Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture.
Responsibility: edited by Katrin Kohl and Ritchie Robertson.
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New essays examine 20th-c. Austrian literature in relation to history, politics, and popular culture.  Read more...


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The Kohl-Robertson volume should definitely be on the 'must-purchase' list of any university library. Beyond that, German Studies departments would be well advised to put the title on their graduate Read more...

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