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New German Critique (2016) 43 (2 (128)): 33–53.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Ottmar Ette The nomadic thinking in Alexander von Humboldt's American travel journals makes them relevant in the context of global theories. As a theoretician of globalization between words, scientific fields, and worlds, Humboldt explores the dimensions and movements of knowledge through...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (2 (128)): 127–151.
Published: 01 August 2016
... into Erpenbeck's account of efforts to make the place described a home and of its function as homeland. Heimat and the Place of Humans in the World: Jenny Erpenbeck’s Heimsuchung in Ecocritical Perspective Axel Goodbody It is no accident that the revival...
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New German Critique (2007) 34 (1 (100)): 189–207.
Published: 01 February 2007
...Andreas Huyssen New German Critique, Inc. 2007 Geographies of Modernism in a Globalizing World Andreas Huyssen In memory of Edward W. Said The geography of classical modernism is primarily determined...
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New German Critique (2006) 33 (3 (99)): 171–207.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Devin Fore Döblinʼs Epic: Sense, Document, and the Verbal World Picture Devin Fore I long for the critic of language who would be young and strong enough to sweep, in a great reformation of language...
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New German Critique (2008) 35 (3 (105)): 143–164.
Published: 01 November 2008
... after its resurgence, whether political theology means quite the same now as it did in the era of its birth. New German Critique, Inc. 2008 On the Origins of “Political Theology”: Judaism and Heresy between the World Wars Benjamin Lazier History...
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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...
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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 (2013) 40 (3 (120)): 1–40.
Published: 01 November 2013
... Ruttmann's Melodie der Welt ( Melody of the World , 1929), it argues that Weimar culture mobilized Querschnitt montage to come to terms with a new visual “archive”: namely, the thousands of indexical images of the world now circulating in illustrated journals and films. © 2013 by New German Critique, Inc...
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New German Critique (2018) 45 (3 (135)): 39–72.
Published: 01 November 2018
... is to come” is “not so much a signal of the unconscious, of latent processes, repressions, or censorship (as the psychologists like to think), but a signal from another world” ( SW , 2:203–6). Hansen, who offers the most extended and developed discussion of Benjamin’s theory of innervation, suggests...
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New German Critique (2020) 47 (2 (140)): 21–44.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Marianna Papastephanou Abstract In antiquity Diogenes was asked to identify himself as a citizen. He retorted by affirming that he was a “citizen of the world” and thus implicitly rejecting local citizenship. Ever since, his political identification has become a reference point in most literature...
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New German Critique (2015) 42 (3 (126)): 145–168.
Published: 01 November 2015
... adventures, he not only reflected on the change of foreign politics in the aftermath of World War I but set out to argue for the Weimar Republic to become a Western democracy. His defense of the parliamentary system, his claim for a democratic capitalism, his plea for European unity, and his early critique...
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New German Critique (2021) 48 (1 (142)): 153–180.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Christoph Schaub Abstract Largely overlooked in the booming scholarship on world literature, literary globalization, and transnational modernism, a world literature of socialist internationalism was imagined, written, theorized, and practiced in the aftermath of World War I, representing the first...
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New German Critique (2021) 48 (2 (143)): 107–123.
Published: 01 August 2021
... beauty modernism This article is about mutilated nature, that is, the utter destruction of Holocene nature in the modern world, in relation to the meaning of modern art, especially in its modernist phase. Theodor W. Adorno’s theory of natural beauty is the focus of the argument. Considering...
Published: 01 November 2020
Figure 2. Molehill and trench from World War I (Thiépval, France), in Rasch and Rasch, Wie bauen? , 18–19. More
Published: 01 November 2020
Figure 3. Exploded munitions train (instead of the dead soldier) from World War I, in Rasch and Rasch, Wie bauen? , 166–67. More
Published: 01 November 2022
Figure 3. Peter Weiss, Das grosse Welttheater ( The Great World Theater , 1937). Oil on panel, 120 × 160 cm. Moderna Museet, Stockholm. © Moderna Museet-Stockholm and DACS 2021. More
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New German Critique (2019) 46 (2 (137)): 1–25.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Paul J. D’Ambrosio; Hans-Georg Moeller Abstract Roberto Simanowski’s work reflects on how the internet transforms understandings of ourselves, others, and the world—or our “identity.” Three concepts inform his analysis: instant selves, the idea that algorithms automatically create narratives...
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New German Critique (2010) 37 (3 (111)): 27–58.
Published: 01 November 2010
... that Rosenzweig's system employs time as the fundamental schema that opens the individual elements of God, world, and humanity; however, the temporal world is scarred by an unresolved homelessness that affects the relations between the elements. © 2010 by New German Critique, Inc. 2010 Franz Rosenzweig...
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New German Critique (2017) 44 (1 (130)): 35–55.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Meike Hoffmann With the unexpected discovery of the “Munich Art Trove” in November 2013, the name of Hildebrand Gurlitt became famous overnight through media stories around the world. Spanning four periods of German history, Gurlitt started as an art historian in the late-period German Reich...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (2 (128)): 83–104.
Published: 01 August 2016
..., this article argues that the proponents of this view fail to recognize that the desire to overcome anthropocentrism was central to Enlightenment thought. Like the latter, ecological posthumanism accords itself cognitive privileges that presuppose a successful distantiation of the world. According...