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New German Critique (2007) 34 (2 (101)): 1–26.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Jamie H. Trnka New German Critique, Inc. 2007 “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...
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New German Critique (2022) 49 (3 (147)): 43–63.
Published: 01 November 2022
... plays had assembled documentary histories of colonialism, and had ended with portrayals of ongoing anti-imperial struggles as still-emergent revolutions, Trotski was retrospective and elegiac in tone, offering a polyphonous historiography of the European Left alongside a reckoning with Stalinist...
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New German Critique (2022) 49 (3 (147)): 135–157.
Published: 01 November 2022
... catastrophes, his artful modulation of Ström and Rogeby’s exchanges sets a course for the expansion of resistance’s scope. The combined analysis of these segments reveals how The Aesthetics ’ interrelation of struggles across historical, geographic, racial, and economic divides proves instructive for new...
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New German Critique (2012) 39 (3 (117)): 61–79.
Published: 01 November 2012
... invasion in June 1941, in central Asia. Grossmann focuses on their struggle for survival and the extensive relief efforts organized in Teheran by the Joint (American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee) and other Jewish groups from the United States, Palestine, and the British Empire. This work sustained...
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New German Critique (2013) 40 (1 (118)): 43–64.
Published: 01 February 2013
... Schoenberg's approach to music itself. But it was more than a purely aesthetic issue. Each of these intellectuals claims that the Bilderverbot was central to the contemporary political struggles. In Adorno's mind, not only had the Nazis violated the ban against graven images, but Hollywood's “culture industry...
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New German Critique (2015) 42 (1 (124)): 45–66.
Published: 01 February 2015
... to eliminate or at least deny human finitude Heidegger seeks to overcome by advancing a political agenda of embracing struggle, death, and openness. Nazism from this perspective has a potential greatness that Heidegger seeks to realize in the properly Heideggerian state, the true philosophical state, Germany...
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New German Critique (2015) 42 (1 (124)): 163–188.
Published: 01 February 2015
... in the struggle. This sets the text simultaneously apart from most workers' movement authors and many Weimar women writers who focused on individual white-collar workers. © 2015 by New German Critique, Inc. 2015 Anna Seghers collectives modernism Weimar Republic working-class literature Aesthetics...
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New German Critique (2015) 42 (1 (124)): 203–221.
Published: 01 February 2015
... in this regard as having to do more with a continued struggle with Adorno's aesthetic theory than with his notion of modernity or enlightenment. Pieter Duvenage's recent study traces a shift in Habermas's thinking on aesthetics. Considering Habermas's aesthetics in dialogue with Adorno's thought can help inform...
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New German Critique (2018) 45 (2 (134)): 99–132.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Katherine Hollander Abstract Between 1931 and 1941 Bertolt Brecht and Margarete Steffin were lovers, friends, and intellectual collaborators. Yet scholars have struggled to understand the mechanics of their collaborative style, and presentist and liberal notions of authorship and accreditation have...
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New German Critique (2015) 42 (3 (126)): 69–90.
Published: 01 November 2015
... relationship between the struggles of Weimar culture and the effort to construct German socialism amid the ruins of the Nazi state. The article also demonstrates that there are more structural similarities between postwar East and West German culture than is commonly believed, as both cultures appealed...
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New German Critique (2023) 50 (2 (149)): 131–152.
Published: 01 August 2023
... and usher in a “new cultural era.” The article analyzes three pivotal moments in the Orbán regime’s struggle against Lukács: a 2011 lawsuit accusing Lukács’s intellectual heirs of embezzling research money; a media takedown of Lukács, resulting in the removal of his statue from Budapest in 2017...
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New German Critique (2022) 49 (3 (147)): 65–91.
Published: 01 November 2022
... the experience of the victim with the perspective of the witness. In this way, it is argued, Weiss’s narrative enables an identification with the mute experience of destruction while converting that experience into a future-oriented political force: the emergence and continuation of collective struggle...
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New German Critique (2022) 49 (3 (147)): 159–185.
Published: 01 November 2022
...Alex Potts This article explores an often overlooked, broadly realist aspect of Weiss’s engagement with visual art in The Aesthetics of Resistance . Analysis of the role played in the novel by painted depiction usually focuses on dramatic stagings of figures engaged in violent struggle. The focus...
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New German Critique (2022) 49 (3 (147)): 1–20.
Published: 01 November 2022
..., rather anachronistic. The questions it addresses—what role, for instance, the artist should play in the class struggle—are so deeply rooted in the time when Weiss wrote that his novel cries out not only for linguistic translation but also for a kind of historical and political translation; the latter...
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New German Critique (2021) 48 (1 (142)): 125–152.
Published: 01 February 2021
... proletarianism! —Gustav Hartz, Die national-sozialistische Revolution The Nazis’ assault on Weimar’s democratic structures involved three distinct imaginaries: the workers as the personification of political struggles and social changes, the Reich as the realm of German dreams of nation and empire...
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New German Critique (2022) 49 (3 (147)): 237–241.
Published: 01 November 2022
... a clue. To be sure, he announces that class struggle is not an outmoded thing, that even here [in Germany] the starkest class differences persist, and that we all find ourselves in a social struggle. At best, such messages might make the Federation of German Industries sit up and take notice; to whom...
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New German Critique (2022) 49 (3 (147)): 215–229.
Published: 01 November 2022
... he realizes that “the struggle I had observed from the beginning carried on, out there in the world: the massacres continued, tens of thousands were thrown in Greek prisons; eighty, a hundred thousand were murdered by the colonialists in Madagascar while the French fought in Viet Nam; innumerable...
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New German Critique (2015) 42 (3 (126)): 1–7.
Published: 01 November 2015
... of the Cold War, based on international constellations and militant struggle against democ- racy’s enemies. Equally important, they also set boundaries for the postwar political imagination, substantially shrinking its horizons. The rise of the Weimar Republic after the 1918 revolution brought about...
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New German Critique (2013) 40 (1 (118)): 1–27.
Published: 01 February 2013
... is for individuals to recognize and value each other’s rationality. However, as H. S. Harris writes, “a judgment of equality can only be rendered in the struggle, through the death of both parties.”6 Harris adds that Hegel had in mind here Polyneices and Eteocles, who kill each other in a battle...
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New German Critique (2021) 48 (3 (144)): 199–218.
Published: 01 November 2021
... strategists, courageous street fighters, and sophisticated thinkers. Even some of the most prominent activists who dedicated their lives to the movement struggled to live up to these expectations. Hans-Jürgen Krahl, for example, was known as the most sophisticated thinker in the West German student movement...