Professor Fritzsche specializes in modern German and European history and is a former Guggenheim and Humboldt Fellow. Professor Fritzsche's current research focuses on comparative questions of memory and identity and vernacular uses of the past in modern Europe. His most recent book is Stranded in the Present: Modern Time and the Melancholy of History (2004); his other publications include Rehearsals for Fascism: Populism and Political Mobilization in Weimar Germany (1990); A Nation of Fliers: German Aviation and the Popular Imagination (1992); Reading Berlin 1900 (1996); and Germans into Nazis (1998). With Charles C. Stewart, he edited Imagining the Twentieth Century (1997).
(Univeristy of Chicago Press, 2001)This article will attempt to review the historical literature on these and other ghosts and on the structures of temporality that have made ghostly appearances and disappearances possible. While my initial point of ...
(University of Chicago Press, 1996)
(Cambridge University Press, 1990)