Landmarks in German women's writing / Hilary Brown (ed.).

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Oxford ; New York : P. Lang, ©2007.
Description
213 pages ; 23 cm

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Series
  • Britische und Irische Studien zur deutschen Sprache und Literatur ; Bd. 39. [More in this series]
  • Britische und irische Studien zur deutschen Sprache und Literatur ; Bd. 39 = British and Irish studies in German language and literature ; Bd. 39 = Etudes britanniques et irlandaises sur la langue et la littérature allemandes ; Bd. 39, 0171-6662
Summary note
This volume focuses on twelve women writers from the Middle Ages to the present day who have made a major contribution to German literature. The essays place the writers in the context of their period and examine how their position as women affected what they wrote and the reception of their texts.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
  • Mechthild von Magdeburg / Bettina Bildhauer
  • Margaretha Susanna von Kuntsch / Anna Carrdus
  • Sophie von La Roche / Kevin Hilliard
  • Bettine von Arnim / Ursula Hudson-Wiedenmann
  • Annette von Droste-Hülshoff / Roger Paulin
  • Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach / Charlotte Woodford
  • Lou Andreas-Salomé / David Midgley
  • Else Lasker-Schüler / Andrew Webber
  • Irmgard Keun / Andrea Capovilla
  • Ingeborg Bachmann / Stephanie Bird
  • Christa Wolf / Anita Bunyan
  • Elfriede Jelinek / Ben Morgan.
ISBN
  • 9783039103010 ((pbk.))
  • 3039103016 ((pbk.))
LCCN
2007465837
OCLC
159921377
International Article Number
  • 9783039103010
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