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Twentieth-century German literature

Harry Thornton Moore

Twentieth-century German literature

by Harry Thornton Moore

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Published by Basic Books in New York .
Written in English

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  • German literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

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    Statement[by] Harry T. Moore.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT401 .M6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p.
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16489848M

      98 MODERN DRAMA May THE WRITER IN EXTREMIS, EXPRESSIONISM IN TWENTIETH-CENTURY GERMAN LITERATURE, by Walter H. Sokel, Stanford, California, Stanford University Press, , pp. Price $ The title of Professor Walter H. Sokel's recently published study is an index to both the general and the particular aspects of the . Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Twentieth Century German Texts: Der Hauptmann von Kopenick by Carl Zuckmayer (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

      The book addresses German literature of the twentieth century in particular, with an emphasis on modern poetry and fiction by East and West German authors. Another theme concerns itself with biographical matters of various : Rachel Schwedt. German novelist Günter Grass has an immediate success with his first novel, The Tin Drum Go to Grass, Günter Wilhelm (–) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.) See this event in .

    This study of German literature in the past hundred years sets its subject clearly in the artistic and political context of developments in Western Europe during the century. It begins with the turn-of-the-century aestheticism and visions of decay led by Schnitzler, Hofmannsthal and other Austrian writers, and the quite different explosion of new artistic energy in the Expressionist and Dada. A Companion to Twentieth-Century German Literature book. A Companion to Twentieth-Century German Literature book. Edited By Raymond Furness, Malcolm Humble. Edition 2nd Edition. First Published eBook Published 2 September Pub. location London. Imprint : Raymond Furness, Malcolm Humble.


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This study of German literature in the past hundred years sets its subject clearly in the artistic and political context of developments in Western Europe during the century.

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Includes Austrian and Swiss literature. German literature - German literature - The 20th century: German Modernism emerged from turn-of-the-century Aestheticism.

Like European Modernism as a whole, German Modernism was in fact a cluster of different literary movements, including Expressionism, Neue Sachlichkeit (“New Objectivity”), and Dada.

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