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Writing Weimar

Critical Realism in German Literature, 1918-1933

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Writing Weimar by David Midgley
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The years of the Weimar Republic saw complex cultural change in Germany as well as political turmoil. Writing Weimar draws on the large amount of research done on the period since the 1980s in order to show how literary writers developed critical perspectives on the social and political issues of the time, and how those perspectives were related to longer-term developments in German culture which run beyond the watershed events of 1918 and 1933. Individual chapters discuss the dominant trends in the poetry, the theatre, and the novel, as well as the literary representation of the city, of technology, and of the First World War. The book also sheds new light on one of the abiding mysteries of German culture in the 1920s: precisely what were the implications of the term Neue Sachlichkeit as it came to be applied to the cultural trends of the time?.
Release date NZ
March 9th, 2000
Author
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
8 halftones
Imprint
Oxford University Press
Pages
400
Dimensions
146x224x27
ISBN-13
9780198151791
Product ID
2245670

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