2 edition of Mapping morality in postwar German women"s fiction found in the catalog.
Mapping morality in postwar German women"s fiction
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Series||Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture|
|LC Classifications||PT167 .M38 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2010004488|
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Mapping Morality in Postwar German Women's Fiction Book Description: Christa Wolf (), Ingeborg Drewitz (), and Grete Weil () occupy very different positions in postwar German literature, yet all three challenge readers to consider how individuals understand their roles in history and how they negotiate their personal responsibilities based on those roles.
Christa Wolf (), Ingeborg Drewitz (), and Grete Weil () occupy very different positions in postwar German literature, yet all three challenge readers to consider how individuals understand their roles in history and how they negotia.
Mapping Morality in Postwar German Women’s Fiction: Christa Wolf, Ingeborg Drewitz and Grete Weil. Mapping Morality in Postwar German Women’s Fiction: Christa Wolf, Ingeborg Drewitz and Grete Weil.
By Michelle Mattson. Mapping morality in postwar German women's fiction: Christa Wolf, Ingeborg Drewitz, and Grete Weil.
Georgina Paul is University Lecturer in German at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of St. Hilda's College. An e-book version of this title is available (), to libraries through a number of trusted suppliers. “Tot den Deutschen Okkupaten!” (Death to the German Occupants) the Mapping morality in postwar German womens fiction book Soviet soldier cried, and regardless of age, German women and girls were taken without mercy.
Thousands of women shuddered as the words “Frau komm!” grunted from the invading army, for it not only meant they were about to be violated, it might also mean. As a general rule we do not censor any content on the site.
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This award-winning young adult novel is more than just a book for children. Told from the perspective of a German girl whose foster family agrees to hide a young Jewish boy – and narrated by the ever-present Death – The Book Thief explores all of the same themes that you expect from a book about the Holocaust – morality, love, and identity.
Read in disbelief as Author: Lani Seelinger. This textbook from Longman covers far more of the world than is usual, examining the role women played in the war—and the role the war played on women—in Europe, North America, Asia, Australasia, and Africa, although Europe and non-European English speaking countries content is largely introductory, making this is an excellent beginner's book.
The soldiers who liberated Germany after WW2 were not only liberators, but were also guilty of the crime of rape. Some German women were raped afetr the war not only by Russians, but also by the American, British and French women were foun d not only in Berlin, but throughout all of Germany/5(27).
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Of these, Expressionism is the best known and most important. The Reader (German: Der Vorleser) is a novel by German law professor and judge Bernhard Schlink, published in Germany in and in the United States in The story is a parable, dealing with the difficulties post-war German generations have had comprehending the Holocaust; Ruth Franklin writes that it was aimed specifically at the generation Bertolt Brecht Author: Bernhard Schlink.
This list is incomplete; you can help by expanding it. This is a list of alternate history fiction, sorted by type. Histoire de la Monarchie universelle: Napoléon et la conquête du monde (–) (History of the Universal Monarchy: Napoleon And The Conquest Of The World) by Louis Geoffroy, Napoleon 's First French Empire emerging.
Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.Catastrophe and Identity in Post-War German Literature by Aaron Horton The purpose of this study is to examine selected German literature dealing with issues of history and identity in light of the catastrophic reshaping of society after World War II and reunification.
Whittling all historical fiction books into one manageable list is impossible, truly. Instead of putting together a list of thebest historical fiction books, I opted instead for adult historical fiction showstoppers that present a Author: Nikki Vanry.