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New German Critique (2016) 43 (2 (128)): 127–151.
Published: 01 August 2016
... analyzes Jenny Erpenbeck's novel Heimsuchung ( Visitation , 2008) through Gernot Böhme's ecological nature aesthetics and the material ecocriticism of Jane Bennett and of Serenella Iovino and Serpil Oppermann. Their respective “new humanist” and “posthumanist” theoretical frameworks offer insights...
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New German Critique (2012) 39 (2 (116)): 63–86.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Mary Cosgrove This article examines the troubling image of postunification Germany as a terrain vague —a potentially unbounded, hostile space continually exposed to the vicissitudes of history—in Jenny Erpenbeck's Heimsuchung ( Haunted by Home , 2008) and Julia Schoch's Mit der Geschwindigkeit des...
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New German Critique (2012) 39 (1 (115)): 27–48.
Published: 01 February 2012
... perspectives I have considered in this article. The author, Jenny Erpenbeck, is considerably younger than Jelinek and Handke, and her novel responds to a different set of historical events: not only to World War II and National Socialism but also to the divided Germany, unification...
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New German Critique (2012) 39 (2 (116)): 1–9.
Published: 01 August 2012
... of contemporary German literature with derelict or uninhabited spaces, Cosgrove explores the repre- sentation of provincial localities in narratives by Jenny Erpenbeck and Julia Schoch. Despite the provincial locations of the settings, both narratives expose “the deception of anthropological place” through...
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New German Critique (2015) 42 (3 (126)): 69–90.
Published: 01 November 2015
... in the postwar period compared Brecht to Meyerhold—as Fritz Erpenbeck did in a 1949 attack on Brecht’s supposed decadence—the threat against any aesthetic nonconform- ism was all too clear.28 The attacks on Brecht in the 1950s by cultural conservatives in the GDR echoed similar attacks on Brecht...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (2 (128)): 1–20.
Published: 01 August 2016
.... Axel Goodbody situates Jenny Erpenbeck’s 2008 novel Heimsuchung in the context of an “environmental turn” in the vexed history of Heimat in Ger- man intellectual history. Over the last forty years Heimat has been reestab- lished as a key cultural concept—redefined in the age of migration...
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New German Critique (2023) 50 (3 (150)): 119–131.
Published: 01 November 2023
... in the bestseller ranks, prizewinning authors such as Özdamar, the German Japanese author Yoko Tawada, and even Jenny Erpenbeck—whose Go, Went, Gone (2017) was one of the top-selling novels in English translation after Daniel Kehlmann’s Measuring the World (2009)—rank rather low (below thirty-five thousand...
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New German Critique (2017) 44 (1 (130)): 169–203.
Published: 01 February 2017
... by Riehle Jürgen , 298 – 319 . New York : Guggenheim Museum . Gaus Günther . 1983 . Wo Deutschland liegt . Hamburg : Hoffmann und Campe . Glöckner Hermann . 1983 . Hermann Glöckner: Ein Patriarch der Moderne , edited by Erpenbeck John . Berlin : Buchverlag der Morgen...