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Product Description: It is by now almost a cliché that the flight and expulsion of Germans from east-central Europe at the end of the Second World War was a taboo topic in the German Democratic Republic. According to this claim, the Socialist Unity Party (SED) suppressed reference to flight and expulsion so as not to upset its socialist neighbors...read more

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9781571135353 | Camden House, July 1, 2014, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: It is by now almost a cliché that the flight and expulsion of Germans from east-central Europe at the end of the Second World War was a taboo topic in the German Democratic Republic.

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Product Description: Twenty years after the dramatic events that led to the opening of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of the GDR, the subjective dimension of Germany's unification process is still far from being resolved. The nature of the East German state remains a matter of cultural as well as political controversy...read more
By Dennis Tate (editor)

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9781571135032 | Camden House, December 15, 2011, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Twenty years after the dramatic events that led to the opening of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of the GDR, the subjective dimension of Germany's unification process is still far from being resolved.

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Product Description: A striking feature of today's German literature is the survival of an East German subculture characterized by its authors' self-reflexive concern with their own lives, not only in texts labeled as autobiography but also those in the more ambiguous territory of what Christa Wolf has called "subjective authenticity...read more

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9781571133724 | Camden House, August 1, 2007, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: A striking feature of today's German literature is the survival of an East German subculture characterized by its authors' self-reflexive concern with their own lives, not only in texts labeled as autobiography but also those in the more ambiguous territory of what Christa Wolf has called "subjective authenticity.

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Product Description: Unter Bezugnahme auf Mikhail Bakhtins Chronotopos-Theorie werden moderne Amerika-Repräsentationen in den Texten von vier einflußreichen, zeitgenössischen Schriftstellern untersucht: Max Frischs Montauk, Peter Handkes Der kurze Brief zum langen Abschied, Günter Kunerts Der andere Planet und Martin Walsers Brandung...read more

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9780820425542 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, September 1, 1996, cover price $62.95 | About this edition: Unter Bezugnahme auf Mikhail Bakhtins Chronotopos-Theorie werden moderne Amerika-Repräsentationen in den Texten von vier einflußreichen, zeitgenössischen Schriftstellern untersucht: Max Frischs Montauk, Peter Handkes Der kurze Brief zum langen Abschied, Günter Kunerts Der andere Planet und Martin Walsers Brandung.

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Product Description: Using a feminist psychoanalytical approach (including Nancy Chodorow and Jessica Benjamin's theories on child development), this work investigates the nature of mother-child and father-child relationships in autobiographical writings of the last two decades...read more

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9780820425207 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, December 1, 1995, cover price $56.95 | About this edition: Using a feminist psychoanalytical approach (including Nancy Chodorow and Jessica Benjamin's theories on child development), this work investigates the nature of mother-child and father-child relationships in autobiographical writings of the last two decades.

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Product Description: In one of the first books to address the New German Cinema from a feminist perspective, Barbara Kosta looks closely at two autobiographical films, Helma Sanders-Brahms's Germany, Pale Mother and Jutta Brckner's Years of Hunger; and at two books, Ruth Rehmann's Man in the Pulpit: Questions for a Father, and Christa Wolf's Patterns of Childhood...read more

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9780801428890 | Cornell Univ Pr, June 1, 1994, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: In one of the first books to address the New German Cinema from a feminist perspective, Barbara Kosta looks closely at two autobiographical films, Helma Sanders-Brahms's Germany, Pale Mother and Jutta Brckner's Years of Hunger; and at two books, Ruth Rehmann's Man in the Pulpit: Questions for a Father, and Christa Wolf's Patterns of Childhood.

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9780801482038 | Cornell Univ Pr, June 1, 1994, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: In one of the first books to address the New German Cinema from a feminist perspective, Barbara Kosta looks closely at two autobiographical films, Helma Sanders-Brahms's Germany, Pale Mother and Jutta Brckner's Years of Hunger; and at two books, Ruth Rehmann's Man in the Pulpit: Questions for a Father, and Christa Wolf's Patterns of Childhood.

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Product Description: This book analyzes daughter-father relationships in five father books written by daughters in the late 1970s: Elisabeth Plessen's Mitteilung an den Adel, Ruth Rehmann's Der Mann auf der Kanzel, Brigitte Schwaiger's Lange Abwesenheit, Schutting's Der Vater, and Barbara Bronnen's Die Tochter...read more

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9780820420141 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, September 1, 1993, cover price $74.95 | About this edition: This book analyzes daughter-father relationships in five father books written by daughters in the late 1970s: Elisabeth Plessen's Mitteilung an den Adel, Ruth Rehmann's Der Mann auf der Kanzel, Brigitte Schwaiger's Lange Abwesenheit, Schutting's Der Vater, and Barbara Bronnen's Die Tochter.

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Product Description: The study of Austrian and German modernist literature has a long and venerable history in this country. There have been no attempts yet, however, to reassess German and Austrian literary modernism in light of current discussion of modernity and postmodernity...read more

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9780231066440 | Columbia Univ Pr, June 1, 1989, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: The study of Austrian and German modernist literature has a long and venerable history in this country.

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9780231066457 | Reprint edition (Columbia Univ Pr, October 1, 1991), cover price $38.00 | About this edition: The study of Austrian and German modernist literature has a long and venerable history in this country.

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Product Description: This book examines Siegfried Lenz' Deutschstunde (1968), Das Vorbild (1973) and Heimatmuseum (1978) and the «Historikerstreit» in West Germany. The analysis of retrospective narratives in Lenz' novels, a definitive literary statement on how a personal history is created, and the dialogue between the participants in the «Historikerstreit» links individual history with the public debate...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780820412887 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, April 1, 1990, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: This book examines Siegfried Lenz' Deutschstunde (1968), Das Vorbild (1973) and Heimatmuseum (1978) and the «Historikerstreit» in West Germany.

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Product Description: German literature of the 1970's has earned the label New Subjectivity due to a shift in emphasis from political persuasion to an interest in the subject and a more personal engagement. This book presents concepts of New Subjectivity and a discussion of its relevance, concentrating on the experience of alienation as its thematic and formal departure point...read more

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9780820404233 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, November 1, 1987, cover price $45.95 | About this edition: German literature of the 1970's has earned the label New Subjectivity due to a shift in emphasis from political persuasion to an interest in the subject and a more personal engagement.

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Product Description: Sara Markham draws on interdisciplinary scholarship and a rich variety of archival sources to provide a definitive analysis of German travel literature. She examines images of the United States in a multiplicity of cultural and historical contexts...read more

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9780820402666 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, May 1, 1986, cover price $65.95 | About this edition: Sara Markham draws on interdisciplinary scholarship and a rich variety of archival sources to provide a definitive analysis of German travel literature.

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