The Resource German literature in a new century : trends, traditions, transitions, transformations, edited by Katharina Gerstenberger and Patricia Herminghouse, (electronic resource)

German literature in a new century : trends, traditions, transitions, transformations, edited by Katharina Gerstenberger and Patricia Herminghouse, (electronic resource)

Label
German literature in a new century : trends, traditions, transitions, transformations
Title
German literature in a new century
Title remainder
trends, traditions, transitions, transformations
Statement of responsibility
edited by Katharina Gerstenberger and Patricia Herminghouse
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While the first decade after the fall of the Berlin wall was marked by the challenges of unification and the often difficult process of reconciling East and West German experiences, many Germans expected that the "new century" would achieve "normalization." The essays in this volume take a closer look at Germany's new normalcy and argue for a more nuanced picture that considers the ruptures as well as the continuities. Germany's new generation of writers is more diverse than ever before, and their texts often not only speak of a Germany that is multicultural but also take a more playful attitu
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
830.9/0092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PT401
LC item number
.G455 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
German literature in a new century : trends, traditions, transitions, transformations, edited by Katharina Gerstenberger and Patricia Herminghouse, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Includes index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
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Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title page-German Literature in a New Century; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I-Trends; Chapter 1-The litarary public sphere; Chapter 2-Intellectuals in the public sphere; Chapter 3-'Literatur Findet ... Nicht Nur Auf Papier Statt"; Chapter 4-The Deutsches Literaturinstitut Leipzig and the Making of an Author; Part II-Traditions; Chapter 5-Degrees of History in Contemporary German Narratives; Chapter 6-Luftkrieg Revisited; Chapter 7-An Aesthetics of Memory for third-generation Germans; Chapter 8-The continuation of countermemory; Part III-Transitions
  • Chapter 9-A Path of Poetic PotentialsChapter 10-Performing GDR in Poetry?; Chapter 11-Feridum Zaimoglu's Performance of Gender and Authorship; Part IV-Transformations; Chapter 12-From Frauenliteratur to Frauenliteraturbetrieb; Chapter 13-Social Alienation and Gendered Surveillance; Chapter 14-Small Stories; Chapter 15-The young author as public intellectual; Contributors; Index
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ocn647933858
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Extent
1 online resource (ix, 300 p.)
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online
Isbn
9781845458669
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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ill
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Specific material designation
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System control number
  • (OCoLC)647933858
  • jstor1845458664

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