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Goethe Yearbook : Publications of the Goethe Society of North America (Hardcover)
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The Goethe Yearbook is a publication of the Goethe Society of North America, encouraging North American Goethe scholarship by publishing original English-language contributions to the understanding of Goethe and other authors of the Goethezeit while also welcoming contributions from scholars around the world. Volume 23 features a special section on visual culture with contributions on the visual aesthetics of Goethe's 1815 production of Proserpina; on the Farbenlehre; on the relationship between Goethe and C. G. Carus and their respective views on the representation of nature in art and science; and on visual and verbal bricolage in Clemens Brentano's Gockel, Hinkel und Gackeleia. There are also articles on Goethe and ancient mystery religions; on Goethe's fairy-tale aesthetics; on virginity and maternity in Werther; and on motherless creations in Faust. Adrian Daub is Associate Professor of German at Stanford. Elisabeth Krimmer is Professor of German at the University of California Davis. Book review editor Birgit Tautz is Associate Professor of German at Bowdoin College.
Number of Pages: 320
Genre: Literary Criticism
Sub-Genre: European / German
Series Title: Goethe Yearbook
Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Inc
Street Date: June 15, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-16-6811
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