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The Poetics of Passage : Christa Wolf, Time, and Narrative

By: Polster, Heike.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2012Description: 1 online resource (131 p.).ISBN: 9781443865012.Subject(s): Time in literature History in literature | Time in literature | Wolf, Christa -- Criticism and interpretationGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Poetics of Passage : Christa Wolf, Time, and NarrativeDDC classification: 833 | 833.914 | 833/.914 LOC classification: PT2685.O36Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
TABLE OF CONTENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; FORWARD; CHAPTER ONE - TALES OF TIME: NARRATIVE, SELF, AND TIME; CHAPTER TWO - BEYOND DURÉE: CHRISTA WOLF AND ANNA SEGHERS; CHAPTER THREE - WRITING OUT OF TIME: TEMPORAL SUSPENSION; CHAPTER FOUR - THE PAST: STORIES AND HISTORIES; CONCLUSION - TOWARDS HETEROCHRONICITY; WORKS CITED
Summary: Following German writer Christa Wolf's death in December 2011, the scholarly interest that her work had generated over four decades now culminates in the question of her literary and cultural legacy. Throughout her long writing career, Christa Wolf often pointed to generational differences, and asked questions about historical experiences specific to the period's contemporaries. The Poetics of Passage discusses the experience of time and history, and their representation as two of the late au...
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TABLE OF CONTENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; FORWARD; CHAPTER ONE - TALES OF TIME: NARRATIVE, SELF, AND TIME; CHAPTER TWO - BEYOND DURÉE: CHRISTA WOLF AND ANNA SEGHERS; CHAPTER THREE - WRITING OUT OF TIME: TEMPORAL SUSPENSION; CHAPTER FOUR - THE PAST: STORIES AND HISTORIES; CONCLUSION - TOWARDS HETEROCHRONICITY; WORKS CITED

Following German writer Christa Wolf's death in December 2011, the scholarly interest that her work had generated over four decades now culminates in the question of her literary and cultural legacy. Throughout her long writing career, Christa Wolf often pointed to generational differences, and asked questions about historical experiences specific to the period's contemporaries. The Poetics of Passage discusses the experience of time and history, and their representation as two of the late au...

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