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Metaphors of evil : contemporary German literature and the shadow of Nazism / Hamida Bosmajian.

; Mazal Holocaust Collection
Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, [1979] .
ISBN 0877450935, 087745096X

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Other Authors Mazal Holocaust Collection.
Subjects Borowski, Tadeusz.
German literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
German literature.
Grass, Günter.
Hochhuth, Rolf.
Johnson, Uwe.
Lenz, Siegfried.
National socialism in literature.
Nationalsozialismus (Motiv)
Sachs, Nelly.
Weiss, Peter.
Wiechert, Ernst (Schriftsteller)
Wiesel, Elie.
Description xvi, 247 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Copyright Date [1979]
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Also issued online.
Contents part 1. The creative imagination in the trauma of historical time: Metaphors and myths of evil in history and literature: projections and reflections -- The rage for order: autobiographical accounts of the self in the nightmare of history -- part 2. Uneasy armchair reading: the ambiguous and implicating world's of Lenz's The German lesson, Grass's Dog years, and Johnson's Jahrestage: Siegfried Lenz's The German lesson: metaphors of evil on a narrow ground -- Günter Grass's Dog years: the dark side of Utopia -- To the last syllable of recorded time: the dull, violent world of Uwe Johnson's Jahrestage -- part 3. Confronting and turning away from the audience: documentary theater and lyric poetry: Rituals of judgment: Hochhuth's The deputy and Weiss's The investigation -- Towards the point of constriction: Nelly Sachs's "Landschaft aus Schreien" and Paul Celan's "Engführung."
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area Germany
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5492475
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Bosmajian, Hamida.
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