They contain simple and illuminating ideas which are nevertheless quite difficult to piece together because Schmitt presents them only through complex conversations with other thinkers and schools of thought. Schmitt is an enemy of political moralism because he thinks it has profoundly immoral consequences, meaning that it creates a great deal of needless conflict and suffering. Schmitt defends a somewhat amoral political realism because he thinks that its consequences are actually moral, insofar as it reduces conflict and suffering.
Full Text A Companion to Twentieth-Century German Literature Containing entries on over four hundred authors of fiction, poetry and drama from Germany, Austria and Switzerland, this invaluable work of reference presents material of a range and depth that no other book on the subject in English attains.
For the second edition, the entries have been updated to include the most recent works of German literature. A number of new entries have been added, dealing in particular with the East German literary scene and the changing literary landscape after reunification.
In addition to basic biographical facts, the Companion offers summaries, information on involvement in literary groups and political developments, schools and movements, critical terms and aspects of the other arts, including film.
Raymond Furness, Professor of German, and Malcolm Humble, Lecturer in German, both at the University of St Andrews, have drawn on their extensive experience of teaching and research to produce a work which will be indispensable to all students of German and will provide fascinating reading for anyone interested in German literature.
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German literature, — Critical studies I. Swiss literature German —20th century—Bio-bibliography. C65 [PT] This present Companion enumerates those twentieth-century literary figures who have contributed a distinctive voice; as Germany becomes the focus of Europe once more so its writers become increasingly interesting as interpreters of and commentators on the modern world.
We have no particular axe to grind, but attempt to assess the importance of women writers, writers in the territories formerly known as the German Democratic Republic and those who are perhaps peripheral but nevertheless have an original tone.
Our tastes are catholic, and only limits on time and space prevented the volume from exceeding acceptable dimensions. We apologize for the omission of those names which the reader seeks in vain.
The new Companion seeks to be as topical as possible and has been enlarged to contain information on the post-Wende trauma including references to allegations of Stasi involvementas well as other items of contemporary interest.
We have sought to provide a full panorama, however, with dates of birth ranging from to The Companion strives to give succinct, lucid information on well over four hundred writers; again, we apologize if our criteria of exclusion are not shared by the reader who seeks an author in vain.
His breakthrough came in with Der Tag wird kommen. Since then he has produced a series of prose works all marked by radical subjectivity and a mixture of standard German and Bavarian dialect, fact and fantasy, some of whichDie Atlantikschwimmer and Die Alexanderschlacht have been revised and republished in collected form.
Further A companion to twentieth-century german literature 2 plays are Auf verlorenem Postenwhich treats post-Wende trauma as farce, and Der Stiefel und sein Socken After a short period in Prague he emigrated in to London.
His work can be divided into three parts: Das Antlitz einer Zwangsgemeinschaft. Geschichte, Soziologie, Psychologie2nd improved and enlarged edntogether with his editing of Die verheimlichte Wahrheit. The same qualities are evident in Der verwaltete Mensch.
Panorama traces ten stages in the development of Josef Kramer between andwhich cover Prague, its rural vicinity, boarding school, a youth group, a mystical sect, periods of employment as a private teacher and in further education, forced labour in occupied Bohemia and in Langenstein concentration camp, and finally a visit to Launceston Castle in Cornwall after liberation and emigration; the sections are written in disparate styles reflecting the age and experience of the protagonist, but are held together by the leitmotif of the panorama or peepshow.
Eine Reise is a classic account of the deportation and concentration camp confinement of a fictional family, of whose five members only one survives. Die Wand records the problematic adjustment of a Holocaust survivor to life in London. Further fiction includes Unser Georg.
Her later works are marked by a tone and technique ranging between the bleak absurd cf. Werke appeared in seven volumes in Although Altenberg excelled at pithy and trenchant comments on the demi-monde of Viennese night life his quizzical and frequently sardonic gaze encompassed Austrian and German society as a whole.
Gesammelte Werke began to appear in Alverdes, Paul — Born in Strasbourg, Alverdes was a member of the German youth movement, joined the war in and suffered a severe wound to the larynx.
His Novelle, Die Pfeiferstube, published in and reaching sales ofbyis based on this experience and tells of the friendship between German soldiers and an English prisoner who all suffer the same wound. During the Third Reich Alverdes published, with Karl Benno von Mechow, A companion to twentieth-century german literature 4 the journal Das innere Reich, which propagated a conservative rather than a radical standpoint.
Amery, Carl pseudonym of Christian Mayer, — Amery is the author of novels in which an idiosyncratic historical awareness and elements of science fiction achieve a remarkable fusion. In Die Wallfahrer the time-travelling device is reintroduced in order to bring together pilgrims from different periods of Bavarian history and allow them further progress into the future.
The author offers alternative endings, the first preceding and the second following the apocalypse. Die gnadenlosen Folgen des Christentumsbut in his more recent work he shows a growing concern with ecological issues Natur als Politik and criticizes the contemporary obsession with high technology Die starke Position oder Ganz normale MAMUS He committed suicide, a theme of several works.
Die Antiquiertheit des Menschen. Die molussische Katakombe is an anti-Fascist allegorical dystopia, part of which was published in Search among more than user manuals and view them online rutadeltambor.com Bichsel, Peter (–) Bichsel was awarded the prize of the Gruppe 47 in for the twenty-one prose miniatures of Eigentlich möchte Frau Blum den Milchmann kennenlernen () in which ordinary people confined by the restrictions and routines of everyday life secretly yearn for .
Die Frage, wie man den Französischunterricht vielfaltiger gestalten könnte, wie der Zugang zur franzäsischen Sprache und Kultur authentischer erfolgen konnte, und damit Schuler und Lehrer gleichermaen far eine langere Unterrichtsphase zu einem Thema zu motivieren waren, hat das Bureau linguistique in Turin (Ita lien) veranlaf3t, ein.
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