Dept. of Germanic Languages and Literatures
"Dann ist und Bleibt eine Korrespondenz lebendig" Romantic Dialogue in the Letters and Works of Rahel Levin Varnhagen, Bettina Brentano von Arnim, and Karoline von Günderrode (2015-05-01)In this dissertation, I analyze letters and other writing by three women writers during the Romantic period: Rahel Levin Varnhagen, Bettina Brentano von Arnim, and Karoline von Günderrode. I investigate interpersonal ...
(2001)Women writers' documentation of life is remarkably apolitical in eras of such tremendous political upheaval, as writers focus on a personal account of these times in topics such as courtship and marriage, sexuality, rivalries ...
(1999)Although Zaunemann is a transitional figure, her convictions on issues such as the function of poets and poetry, the double standard in education, the prejudice against women artists who challenge traditional gender roles, ...
(2000)In the prose of Christa Reinig, Monika Maron, Irmtraud Morgner, and Christa Wolf, ecofeminist themes become apparent when read from the perspective of ecofeminist theory. These authors are explicit in their condemnation ...
(2001)Reimarus grew up in Hamburg, a prosperous port city with international flair, which also housed the largest Jewish community in Germany at the time. The daughter of an educated family, Reimarus received an exceptional ...