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New German Critique (2012) 39 (3 (117)): 61–79.
Published: 01 November 2012
... Remapping Relief and Rescue: Flight, Displacement, and International Aid for Jewish Refugees during World War II Atina Grossmann This article, part of a work in progress, seeks to suggest another reading of war and Holocaust...
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New German Critique (2019) 46 (1 (136)): 15–40.
Published: 01 February 2019
... for the world and one another. Today’s refugee crisis demonstrates that many of the problems that Hannah Arendt identified during the first half of the twentieth century are still with us. National security and the state of exception increasingly place refugees and migrants at the borders of international law...
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New German Critique (2010) 37 (3 (111)): 173–198.
Published: 01 November 2010
... his mind, however, Strauss, a refugee in England and then in America, began to retreat from the ideas that had influenced him during the 1920s and from his own previous attitude toward certain elements of modern civilization. This retreat was not clear, absolute, or complete but complicated, vague...
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New German Critique (2021) 48 (1 (142)): 181–209.
Published: 01 February 2021
... other: as the refugees “show their colors” for Germany, Germany emerges as a nation that “loves colors.” Appropriating without acknowledging the historical legacy of Farbe bekennen , Farbenbekennen crafts its vision of a “diverse” and “tolerant” Germany only by erasing the racist afterlives of German...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (2 (128)): 21–31.
Published: 01 August 2016
... Newsletter 41 : 17 – 18 . Dowie Mark . 2009 . Conservation Refugees: The Hundred-Year Conflict between Global Conservation and Native Peoples . Cambridge, MA : MIT Press . Dunlap Riley E. Brulle Robert J. , eds. 2015 . Climate Change and Society: Sociological Perspectives...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (2 (128)): 177–197.
Published: 01 August 2016
.... To trace the seriality of the publication, I also refer to Die Horen, vols. 1–2. Markus Wilczek  189 of German Refugees, the “Fairy Tale,” in one piece. Apparently Goethe had asked that the “Fairy Tale” not be published in one single issue of the Horen...
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New German Critique (2011) 38 (1 (112)): 65–84.
Published: 01 February 2011
... Vilsmaier’s mobilizing of the emotional power of images to tacitly suggest an analogy between the plight of German refugees and victims of the Holocaust, these three docudramas do not lend themselves to revisionist interpretations of history. Such revisionism has tradi- tionally instrumentalized...
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New German Critique (2020) 47 (2 (140)): 21–44.
Published: 01 August 2020
... into a world-wide federated structure” (CW, 93). 39. Mahrdt, “Rethinking Our Refugee Crisis,” 542 . 40. Arendt, “Karl Jaspers: A Laudatio,” 80 . 41. Arendt, “Karl Jaspers: A Laudatio,” 80 . 42. Arendt, “Karl Jaspers: A Laudatio, 80. There she says with regard to the heterotopia...
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New German Critique (2014) 41 (1 (121)): 121–152.
Published: 01 February 2014
... in September 2002,2 a year after her father had crossed the border, seeking asylum. His petition came to be denied, however, because his situation was not deemed to satisfy the criteria for refugee status under the terms of the 1951 Geneva Refugee 1. In the public discussion of the case, Arigona...
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New German Critique (2014) 41 (2 (122)): 189–202.
Published: 01 August 2014
... to regroup, no matter how precariously and provisionally, around Cahiers du Sud and salons sponsored by the members of the local bourgeoisie, the international scene of exile was somewhat apart, not least because these refugees were the most vul- nerable. One volatile network was created by Varian Fry...
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New German Critique (2011) 38 (1 (112)): 135–153.
Published: 01 February 2011
...- ories of the war and its immediate aftermath.12 These studies have explored the air war, expulsions from the East, the sinking of refugee ships, the rape of women in the East by the Red Army, and German prisoners of war held in the Soviet Union into the 1950s. Accompanying the idea of German...
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New German Critique (2011) 38 (1 (112)): 85–113.
Published: 01 February 2011
... sales goes up in flames. Alexander leaves the city, accept- ing Anna’s choice, and is seen selflessly assisting other refugees. Toward the end of the drama Anna informs us that Robert later died in a plane crash but that she gave birth to their daughter. The film ends with documentary footage...
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New German Critique (2014) 41 (2 (122)): 9–11.
Published: 01 August 2014
...”) that silently question and haunt the finality of the published work. Such text-historical analysis requires archival research. Kracauer’s Theory of Film was conceived in the fall of 1940, when Kracauer was a refugee in Marseille, fearing for his life as he awaited passage to New York. His...
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New German Critique (2021) 48 (3 (144)): 141–163.
Published: 01 November 2021
... of German culture’s inhumanity, its “lack of consideration for the other” (WIG, 124). In response to instances of such inconsiderateness—the “fashion trends” of recent years, such as burning refugee shelters, spitting on dark-haired people, or chasing foreigners ( DfA , 122)—Khider’s manual is an elaborate...
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New German Critique (2014) 41 (3 (123)): 179–197.
Published: 01 November 2014
... and the demographic problems that homecomings bring about. Research has focused mostly on the complexity that actual returns of refugees and immigrants create; see Tim Allen and Hubert Morsink, When Refugees Go Home: African Experiences (Geneva: United Nations Research Institute for Social Development, 1994), 2...
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New German Critique (2018) 45 (2 (134)): 179–200.
Published: 01 August 2018
... work on the Heimatfilm genre. While the typical Heimatfilm attempted to recuperate a sense of wholeness in postwar society, many films of the genre featured refugees displaced from areas such as Pomerania and the Sudetenland. Particularly in films of the 1950s, “Heimat [became] a terrain traversed...
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New German Critique (2013) 40 (2 (119)): 113–136.
Published: 01 August 2013
... to be stylized suffering heroes but at the end are just a pair of depraved killers. Raymond Fernandez, a refugee from fascist Spain, has suffered a brain injury, and Martha Beck, raped as an adolescent, had two self-induced abortions, as well as social torment because of her severe weight problem...
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New German Critique (2018) 45 (2 (134)): 155–178.
Published: 01 August 2018
... welcomed refugees from Nazism. Thus, Keisch postulated, PEN had made itself into a tool of “anti-Soviet, antisocialist reaction.” The organization seemingly could not distinguish between protecting literary freedom from reactionary censorship and the need to protect socialism, the latter clearly at work...
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New German Critique (2011) 38 (1 (112)): 1–7.
Published: 01 February 2011
... revisionist tendencies (she points specifi- cally to a scene in Joseph Vilsmaier’s film Die Gustloff that draws a visual analogy between German civilian refugees and Jewish Holocaust victims). Yet she insists that such criticism will be of little value unless it takes into account and situates...
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New German Critique (2015) 42 (3 (126)): 169–195.
Published: 01 November 2015
... and Human Rights refugees from the Red Army, to name but a few, each invested their own meaning in human rights.9 Loewenstein was among those who injected into the notion of human rights ideas that he had crafted decades before World War II. In this concept he believed that he had found...