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New German Critique (2009) 36 (1 (106)): 149–181.
Published: 01 February 2009
...Boaz Neumann While the Nazi politics of the body have been studied at length, the historiographical literature has largely failed to address the role of the Volkskörper , or the German people's body, in the Nazi worldview. As I attempt to explain, it was not the individual bodies of Germans...
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New German Critique (2019) 46 (2 (137)): 151–170.
Published: 01 August 2019
... of subjectivation and desubjectivation seem especially productive for such a discussion. Read against the backdrop of the aesthetics of the Kantian sublime as a strategy of self-empowerment that sets the independence of the will against the powerlessness of the body, the self-wounding act can also be understood...
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New German Critique (2010) 37 (1 (109)): 147–185.
Published: 01 February 2010
... by New German Critique, Inc. 2010 Black Virgins: Sexuality and the Democratic Body in Europe Katrin Sieg The conditions of imagining and enacting agency, affi liation, and belonging in German theater have recently begun to change. In Ethnic...
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New German Critique (2019) 46 (1 (136)): 197–228.
Published: 01 February 2019
... of youth and physicality and of visual beauty in the natural and manmade world. Significantly, the magazine’s eclectic visual culture—which also embraced images of male gymnastics and of children—inflected the ideological conflicts that centered on the unclothed body in this period. The article describes...
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New German Critique (2020) 47 (3 (141)): 7–20.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Erica Carter Abstract Focusing on the interwar writings of the film journalist and theorist Béla Balázs, this article argues for an understanding of Balázs’s film aesthetics as grounded in a popular politics of the body. Balázs understood film as a medium in which experiences of image, sound...
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Published: 01 February 2019
Figure 2. This image of a skull resting at the bottom of a body of water adorns the bottom of a page, on which a poem concerned with same-sex love appears. Source: Der Eigene 6 (1906): 73. More
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New German Critique (2006) 33 (2 (98)): 15–47.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Loren Kruger New German Critique, Inc. 2006 Positive Heroes and Abject Bodies in Heiner Müllerʼs Production Plays Loren Kruger Optimistic embellishment and prettifi cation are the worst enemies...
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New German Critique (2006) 33 (1 (97)): 31–52.
Published: 01 February 2006
...J. M. Bernstein New German Critique, Inc. 2006 Intact and Fragmented Bodies: Versions of Ethics “after Auschwitz” J. M. Bernstein The Drowned and the Saved In Negative Dialectics Theodor W. Adorno opens the second section, “Medi­...
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New German Critique (2013) 40 (3 (120)): 41–64.
Published: 01 November 2013
... the threatening female body. Warning Shadows thus draws on a common cinematic trope in which a powerful male gaze takes control of a passive female object. It does so, however, in response to a specific historical moment in which that female body represented a fundamentally new and threatening sociocultural...
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New German Critique (2019) 46 (3 (138)): 207–233.
Published: 01 November 2019
... German bodies? In fact, and here is where their key emphasis lies, there have been some (albeit only a few) noteworthy counterexamples of German genre films that are vibrant and full of life, that plumb depths and probe outer limits, that relish excess and abound with sensuality. Graf and Sievert’s two...
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New German Critique (2012) 39 (2 (116)): 63–86.
Published: 01 August 2012
... inhabitants of the terrain vague . Moreover, in both works the female body signifies the transience of place. Thus body and bodily practices in the Heimat idyll convert the illusion of place into the unsettling open-endedness of a desolate, feminized land that carries within it the trace of death, past...
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Published: 01 February 2019
Figure 8. “Beugungsmöglichkeiten des menschlichen Körpers” (“Flexibility of the Human Body”), double-page photograph, from “Kampf gegen die steifen Knochen” (“Battle against Stiff Joints”), UHU , August 1928, 26–27. More
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New German Critique (2013) 40 (2 (119)): 77–96.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Kimberly Maslin Hannah Arendt is sometimes described as humanizing Martin Heidegger; that is, she grounds Heideggerian concepts in a historically located body. Moreover, Dana Villa argues that rootlessness is Arendt's main project; it lies at the core of her explanation of the German genocide...
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New German Critique (2015) 42 (2 (125)): 65–80.
Published: 01 August 2015
...), and disabled style (Joseph Straus) for Schoenberg's very late oeuvre, a body of work characterized by diatonically inflected dodecaphony and overt communication with the audience. © 2015 by New German Critique, Inc. 2015 late style old-age style exile disabled style Old-Age Style: The Case...
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New German Critique (2017) 44 (3 (132)): 39–60.
Published: 01 November 2017
... German scholars and publishers. Thus programs on the part of political and industry bodies in Germany to support the translation and publication of German scholarship have proved vital. Yet beyond such institutional considerations, fostering a broader understanding of an interest in contemporary German...
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New German Critique (2018) 45 (2 (134)): 1–32.
Published: 01 August 2018
... of Benn’s critical engagement with the modern life sciences, and in particular with the discourses of medicine and psychology. The article focuses on Benn’s so-called Rönne novellas, written between 1914 and 1916, arguing that they record and enact the disintegration of body and subjectivity through...
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New German Critique (2019) 46 (1 (136)): 103–126.
Published: 01 February 2019
... Horkheimer and the Frankfurt Institute for Social Research and then considers the substantive correspondences and divergences between their bodies of thought. The article calls for further studies into their intellectual relationship, especially with regard to how their oeuvres may be differentially applied...
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New German Critique (2011) 38 (2 (113)): 51–88.
Published: 01 August 2011
... of the social sciences. Despite the vast literature that scholars have devoted to Weber's concept of charisma, no concerted effort has been made to understand its transatlantic history in the decades after his death. A growing body of recent scholarly work has extended the modern history of concepts...
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New German Critique (2011) 38 (2 (113)): 89–128.
Published: 01 August 2011
... of the Copenhagen interpretation of quantum physics and Gestalt theory; and the rise of phenomenology. It argues that German-educated Russian émigrés were central to transforming French thought, in particular a new kind of phenomenological and antifoundational realism and a new understanding of the body...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (1 (127)): 59–89.
Published: 01 February 2016
... as with Balázs's fellow Marxist Walter Benjamin, this article outlines key aspects of both right-wing and left-wing physiognomics. While Balázs did share with reactionary physiognomists the problematic idealist tendency to view the body as materialized soul, his views on physiognomy evaded racial essentialism...