The Resource Nomadic ethics in contemporary women's writing in German : strange subjects, Emily Jeremiah, (electronic resource)

Nomadic ethics in contemporary women's writing in German : strange subjects, Emily Jeremiah, (electronic resource)

Label
Nomadic ethics in contemporary women's writing in German : strange subjects
Title
Nomadic ethics in contemporary women's writing in German
Title remainder
strange subjects
Statement of responsibility
Emily Jeremiah
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
How can postmodern subjectivity be ethically conceived? What can literature contribute to this project? What role do ""gender"" and ""nation"" play in the construction of contemporary identities? 'Nomadic Ethics' broaches these questions, exploring the work of five women writers who live outside of the German-speaking countries or thematize a move away from them: Birgit Vanderbeke, Dorothea Grun̈zweig, Antje Rav́ic Strubel, Anna Mitgutsch, and Barbara Honigmann. It draws on work by Rosi Braidotti, Sara Ahmed, and Judith Butler to develop a nomadic ethics, examining how the writers under discussi
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
830.992870904
Index
index present
LC call number
PT167
LC item number
.J46 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in German Literature Linguistics and Culture
Series volume
v. 129
Label
Nomadic ethics in contemporary women's writing in German : strange subjects, Emily Jeremiah, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Frontcover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Developing a Nomadic Ethics; 1: Seeing Strangely: Birgit Vanderbeke's Ways of Knowing; 2: Creature Comforts: Economadism in the Work of Dorothea Grun̈zweig; 3: Disorientations: Queer, East German Nomadism in the Work of Antje Rav́ic Strubel; 4: Uncanny Returns: Anna Mitgutsch's Austrian Nomadic Postmemory; 5: Facing the Other: Barbara Honigmann and Jewish Nomadic Ethics; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index; Backcover
Control code
ocn818865797
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (234 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781571138385
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b32251592
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)818865797
  • jstor1571138382

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