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German Literature, Jewish Critics

The Brandeis Symposium (Studies in German Literature Linguistics and Culture)

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    ContributionsStephen D. Dowden (Editor), Meike G. Werner (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8730341M
    ISBN 101571131582
    ISBN 109781571131584

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      There, close to midnight, Joseph Goebbels himself showed up to address a crowd that has been estimated at 40, His speech was also broadcast live on radio. "German men and women,” he proclaimed, “The age of excessive Jewish intellectualism has come to an end The future German man will not just be a man of books, but a man of : David B. Green. For generations of German-speaking Jews, the works of Goethe and Schiller epitomized the world of European high culture, a realm that Jews actively participated in as both readers and consumers. Yet from the s on, Jews writing in German also produced a vast corpus of popular fiction that was explicitly Jewish in content, audience, and function. Middlebrow Literature and the Making of.

      Some say Walser cynically exploits anti-Semitism to sell books. Alfred Schobert, a researcher at the Duisberg Institute for Linguistics and Social Research, said he was disturbed by references in the book to the "Jewish critic" being fond of little German girls, calling it a stereotype that appears in Hitler's "Mein Kampf.". An area of significant Jewish influence that is closely related to literature is twentieth century linguistics and language-based philosophy and criticism, which has been described by the eminent literary critic George Steiner as perhaps the century's "most important intellectual achievement outside the physical and mathematical sciences (with.

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Jewish Critics and German Literature in the Public Sphere: A Response to Ritchie Robertson - David Suchoff Reviews The editors, Meike Werner and Steve Dowden, and their contributors, are to be commended for providing not only a retrospective assessment of the relationship of German Literature and Jewish critics, but also for German Literature new Jewish Critics book about the future development of research in this.

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