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New German Critique (2017) 44 (3 (132)): 83–103.
Published: 01 November 2017
...-American scholarship, particularly in the history of film studies. The article situates the trope of anonymity at the heart of Kracauer's oeuvre, where it helps define a nonsovereign subject in response to modernity. © 2017 by New German Critique, Inc. 2017 Siegfried Kracauer Critical Theory...
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New German Critique (2010) 37 (1 (109)): 99–118.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Christian Sieg This article traces Siegfried Kracauer's ethnologically inflected observations of ordinary practices and argues that his lifelong attention to the quotidian, from his newspaper articles of the 1920s to his last book, History: The Last Things before the Last , throws into relief...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (1 (127)): 91–118.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Martin M. Winkler Tacitus's Germania has played an influential part in German cultural history since the sixteenth century, primarily in political ideology rather than in historical or classical scholarship. The twentieth-century editions of the work by the classicist and ethnologist ( Volkskundler...
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New German Critique (2008) 35 (2 (104)): 171–189.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Erik Butler This essay shows how Daniel Paul Schreber's Memoirs of My Nervous Illness mobilizes discourses of broad cultural currency to achieve a practical objective: the author's release from psychiatric custody. In contrast with the two major currents that dominate Schreber scholarship...
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New German Critique (2009) 36 (1 (106)): 35–60.
Published: 01 February 2009
...Michael Mack This essay both contributes to Hannah Arendt scholarship and attempts to understand the mentality of the perpetrators of the Nazi genocide. It does so by analyzing how Arendt's Eichmann in Jerusalem grew out of her effort to come to terms with the particular and unprecedented aspects...
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New German Critique (2021) 48 (1 (142)): 153–180.
Published: 01 February 2021
... of literary history therefore represents an overlooked precursor of contemporary debates that problematize national-literary historiographies and call for writing literary history in world-literary ways. 42 Yet, in contrast to contemporary trends in scholarship, these writers and thinkers conceptualized...
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New German Critique (2012) 39 (3 (117)): 91–107.
Published: 01 November 2012
... the two men, see Michael Graetz, “The History of an Estrangement between Two Jewish Communities: Germany and France during the Nineteenth Century,” in Toward Modernity: The European Jewish Model, ed. Jacob Katz (New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction, 1987), 159–69. 94  German Jewish Scholarship on Islam...
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New German Critique (2014) 41 (2 (122)): 6–8.
Published: 01 August 2014
... technology and a rare library of cinema history. This was one of the very best PhD programs in cinema studies in the country, and one of few graduate programs that emphasized research and scholarship rather than film production. Miriam was preparing that day for Robert Redford’s visit; the goal...
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New German Critique (2012) 39 (2 (116)): 11–24.
Published: 01 August 2012
... to the archives that remained in East Germany. Western scholarship focused on the people, art, and papers that had ended up in the West, above all in the Bauhaus Archive. Founded in 1960 in Darmstadt by Hans Wingler, who assembled the first com- prehensive history of the school, the archive moved in 1971...
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New German Critique (2023) 50 (3 (150)): 71–80.
Published: 01 November 2023
... and studies should include not only Belarus but also Ukraine, Romania, Poland, and most of eastern and central Europe. In what follows, I suggest that approaching German studies from the margins has generated cutting-edge scholarship by allowing students of German history and culture to expand their cast...
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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...
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New German Critique (2020) 47 (3 (141)): 141–178.
Published: 01 November 2020
... in dialogue with methodological approaches focusing on material texts and processes, such as history of the book, critical bibliography, and genetic criticism, which often feel compartmentalized into subfields. In the broader scope of literary scholarship, much current materialist-oriented writing addresses...
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New German Critique (2023) 50 (3 (150)): 109–117.
Published: 01 November 2023
... the impermanence of history. At what appears to be a contemporary moment of unequivocal liberation in which archives give way to more straightforward processes of gathering and activating cultural memory through new interdisciplinary scholarship, Benjamin and his enduring intervention are increasingly relevant...
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New German Critique (2023) 50 (3 (150)): 193–204.
Published: 01 November 2023
... to conceive of German studies in terms of a curated exhibition of the ideas, visions, images, and models of community associated with the designation “German.” ctang@berkeley.edu Copyright © 2023 by New German Critique, Inc. 2023 Germanness post-Eurocentric critique curated scholarship...
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New German Critique (2023) 50 (3 (150)): 119–131.
Published: 01 November 2023
...-Related Literary Scholarship: A Report .” New German Critique , no. 1 ( 1973 ): 133 – 41 . Bathrick David , Huyssen Andreas , and Rentschler Eric . Introduction to “ Miriam Hansen: Cinema, Experience, and the Public Sphere ,” edited by Bathrick David , Huyssen Andreas...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (2 (128)): 21–31.
Published: 01 August 2016
... Hannes Emmett Rob Johns-Putra Adeline . 2014 . “Mapping Common Ground: Ecocriticism, Environmental History, and the Environmental Humanities.” Environmental Humanities 5 : 261 – 76 . Bullard Robert D. 2000 . Dumping in Dixie: Race, Class, and Environmental Quality . 3rd ed...
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New German Critique (2023) 50 (1 (148)): 179–210.
Published: 01 February 2023
... kessler@gustavus.edu Copyright © 2023 by New German Critique, Inc. 2023 Judaism Hasidism mysticism history of scholarship Between the spring of 1940 and the summer of 1953, Gershom Scholem (1897–1982) and Abraham Joshua Heschel (1907–72) corresponded at least half a dozen times...
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New German Critique (2017) 44 (3 (132)): 61–82.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Yaacob Dweck This article traces the connections between Gershom Scholem and the United States. It opens with a narrative history of Scholem's visits to the United States before and after World War II and then discusses the reception of his postwar writings in the United States. Finally, it turns...
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New German Critique (2006) 33 (1 (97)): 1–3.
Published: 01 February 2006
...: Adorno and Ethics been published.2 Additionally, new editions have appeared that gather together a range of Adorno’s writings.3 Concurrent with the publication of Adorno’s texts in English, develop- ments in literary theory changed the face of Adorno scholarship. For example, as cultural...
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New German Critique (2014) 41 (1 (121)): 93–120.
Published: 01 February 2014
... of this essay can be explained only when more substantial works of Benjamin are taken into account. Benjamin's contemporaneous essay “Goethe's Elective Affinities ” is used to elucidate the reasoning behind his view that divine violence provides an escape from myth's forces of totalization. Recent scholarship...