Weimar Germany between two worlds : the American and Russian travels of Kisch, Toller, Holitscher, Goldschmidt, and Rundt / R. Seth C. Knox.

Author
Knox, R. Seth C. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : P. Lang, c2006.
Description
ix, 238 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Series
  • Studies on themes and motifs in literature ; v. 81. [More in this series]
  • Studies on themes and motifs in literature, 1056-3970 ; v. 81
Summary note
"This is the first book to analyze the American and Russian travels of Kisch, Toiler, Holitscher, Goldschmidt, and Rundt from a psycho-geographic and imagologic perspective. It is a work of particular interest to researchers and students of travel literature, cultural studies, the construction and perception of the "other," and literary psychology."--BOOK JACKET.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-234) and index.
Contents
Ch. 1. Introduction -- Ch. 2. Arthur Holitscher : the future looks bright -- Ch. 3. Alfons Goldschmidt : the birth of a global golden age -- Ch. 4. Egon Erwin Kisch : between an American paradise and a Bolshevik hell -- Ch. 5. Ernst Toller : letters from the land of the future -- Ch. 6. Arthur Rundt : "the future is wide open"
ISBN
0820463426 (hardcover : alk. paper)
LCCN
2006016800
OCLC
69241510
International Article Number
  • 9780820463421
RCP
C - S