1-20 of 407 Search Results for

history

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
New German Critique (2010) 37 (2 (110)): 49–72.
Published: 01 August 2010
... over the years and his profound influence on the direction of my own urban imaginings. In fact, I can trace it to the moment when he introduced me to Walter Benjamin's essays on Berlin at a time long before I understood the virtue of getting lost. A Supernatural History of Destruction; or, Thomas...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2011) 38 (1 (112)): 65–84.
Published: 01 February 2011
... televisuality for critical approaches to history and film, the article argues that the docudramas are engaged in rewriting the old generational contract, which until recently was tacitly bound by the guilt-and-shame paradigm, and in creating democratic mythologies and the ethos of reconciliation. © 2011 by...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2011) 38 (1 (112)): 85–113.
Published: 01 February 2011
..., but by “citing” such images, the film continues to link to the powerful discourse of victimhood that has found its expression in Dresden rubble photography. © 2011 by New German Critique, Inc. 2011 The Ruined Picture Postcard: Dresden’s Visually Encoded History and the Television Drama...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2011) 38 (1 (112)): 135–153.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Brian M. Puaca The development of West German history textbooks from 1945 through the mid-1960s offers a way to understand what young West Germans were supposed to learn about their country's role in and experience of World War II. Several of the most widely used history textbooks during the...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2011) 38 (2 (113)): 89–128.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Stefanos Geroulanos This essay, a history of multiple receptions, assesses three interdependent innovations in French thought during the 1930s: the ascendancy of several Russian émigré intellectuals, especially the historian of religion and science Alexandre Koyré; the introduction of the...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2012) 39 (3 (117)): 135–153.
Published: 01 November 2012
... Reconfiguring Postwar Antifascism: Reflections on the History of Ideology Clara M. Oberle This article, on the reconfiguration of postwar German antifascism, speaks to a field of inquiry that the founders ofNew German Critique and its contribu- tors have...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2015) 42 (1 (124)): 23–44.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Konstantinos Kavoulakos Georg Lukács's first major work, Evolutionary History of the Modern Drama , raises the question of the possibility of a “great drama” in modern society. Lukács analyzes the modern drama by constructing an ideal type of dramatic form and inherently connecting it to specific...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2014) 41 (2 (122)): 3–6.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Schlüpmann, Susan Buck-Morss, Anton Kaes, Edward Dimendberg, D. N. Rodowick, and Laura Mulvey. © 2014 by New German Critique, Inc. 2014 Dossier on Cinema and Experience History: From “The Other Frankfurt School” to Cinema and Experience Heide...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2016) 43 (2 (128)): 55–82.
Published: 01 August 2016
... ruminations about human aggression and environmental destruction. Grzimek portrayed both the zoo and the national park as compensation for a “great extinction” that linked the industrialized slaughterhouse in Europe to trophy hunting in Africa. This natural history of modernity envisioned a global nature...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2017) 44 (1 (130)): 143–167.
Published: 01 February 2017
... world. At the heart of Worringer's text is the question of how we moderns identify and judge works of art. The End of Art and the Future of Criticism in Wilhelm Worringer’s Art History Malika Maskarinec If we expect art history, and critical inquiry...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2007) 34 (2 (101)): 1–26.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Jamie H. Trnka “The Struggle Is Over, the Wounds Are Open”: Cinematic Tropes, History, and the RAF in Recent German Film Jamie H. Trnka Recent German films have taken up questions of terrorist violence in ways distinct from an earlier...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2007) 34 (3 (102)): 17–44.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Johannes von Moltke Sympathy for the Devil: Cinema, History, and the Politics of Emotion Johannes von Moltke Die Psychologie der Bunker ist ein unerforschter Ort unserer Geschichte [The...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2008) 35 (1 (103)): 83–95.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Michael Hagemeister The Protocols of the Elders of Zion: Between History and Fiction Michael Hagemeister In the autumn of 1999 a sensation swept through the international press: “Author of ‘Zion Protocols’ identifi ed.” Finally—so tell us the...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2019) 46 (1 (136)): 103–126.
Published: 01 February 2019
... compared through a series of shared axial positions : cognate concerns that stem from their shared history and connection with the Institute. These axial positions and cognate concerns constitute the common grounds for comparison between the two theorists: the point through which their thought flows...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2019) 46 (1 (136)): 167–196.
Published: 01 February 2019
... modernity as a traumatic upheaval heading toward catastrophe. Like Benjamin at this point, Kracauer rejects all promises of immanent and gradual change and defers any envisioning of a different order to history’s inevitable cataclysmic break” ( CE , 21). I take Hansen’s characterization of the “undercurrent...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2017) 44 (3 (132)): 5–20.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Europe.” Journal of the History of Ideas 72 , no. 3 : 613 – 36 . Moretti Franco . 2013 . Distant Reading . New York : Verso . N.N. 1966 . “Wißbar wohin: Philosophie.” Der Spiegel , July 11 , 76 . Paris Heidi Gente Peter . 1981 . “Editorial Note.” In...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2017) 44 (3 (132)): 145–165.
Published: 01 November 2017
... – 541 . Brandel Julius . 1949 . “Das Diktat der Menschenverachtung.” Aufbau 15 , no. 3 : 19 . Brown Norman O. 1959 . Life against Death: The Psychoanalytical Meaning of History . Middletown, CT : Wesleyan University Press . Danto Elizabeth Ann . 2012 . “‘Have...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2014) 41 (2 (122)): 189–202.
Published: 01 August 2014
... twenty-first century by allowing us to frame in new ways research objects and research questions in the age of proliferating media platforms and proliferating archives—in the age of the network and the database. © 2014 by New German Critique, Inc. 2014 Intellectual Promiscuity: Cultural History...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2020) 47 (2 (140)): 1–20.
Published: 01 August 2020
... on Germany’s citizens to remember the atrocities of the Nazi past so they could open a new chapter in the nation’s history. Twenty years later, at the zenith of the economic miracle, Jean Améry made a similar demand. His, however, was not a constructive call for responsibility and improvement, like...
Journal Article
New German Critique (2020) 47 (3 (141)): 1–5.
Published: 01 November 2020
... revisited or freshly discovered by critics, scholars, and students in the twenty-first century. It is indeed an opportune moment—when film criticism and theory are facing new challenges in a rapidly evolving media landscape—to reflect on the impact and legacy of this rich and extensive history. The...