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Autobiography by Women in German

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Peter Lang Pub Inc
Autobiography, Biography, German prose literature, Germany, History and criticism, Women, Women au
ContributionsMererid Puw Davies (Editor), Beth V. Linklater (Editor), Gisela Shaw (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11396589M
ISBN 100820453013
ISBN 139780820453019

: Autobiography by Women in German (): Davies, Mererid Puw, Linklater, Beth V., Shaw, Gisela: BooksFormat: Paperback. Georgina Paul pushes the boundaries of autobiography to the limit, arguing for an autobiographical reading of Anne Duden's work, on the grounds of the position of the subject.

This volume brings together a wide range of women's autobiography in German and suggests how far both genre and interpretation have developed beyond the canonical field. The book exposes and re-explores received ideas about women and the practice of autobiographical writing and, in doing Autobiography by Women in German book, redefines the terms of current debates in the field of autobiography.

Beyond that field, it will appeal to those interested in the broader issues of writing by women, German literature and literary theory. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker.

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Use the list below to locate a specific specialist bookseller or book store near you. For many centuries, the role of women in German society could be described using three (or sometimes four) words: children, church, kitchen and the fourth being clothes.

Throughout the 20th century, women claimed equal rights throughout the world, and Germany was not excluded from this revolution. Autobiography, as evidenced by best-seller lists, is one of the most popular literary genres.

However, because critics have long dismissed it as subpar literature, little attention has been paid to autobiography, particularly accounts by women. Women and Autobiography, edited by Martine Watson Brownley and Allison B. Kimmich, offers an insightful perspective on this often overlooked field.

Women, Autobiography, Theory is the first comprehensive guide to the burgeoning field of women’s autobiography, drawing into one volume the most significant theoretical discussions on women’s life writing of the last two decades.

The authoritative introduction by Sidonie Smith and Julia Watson surveys writing about women’s lives from the women’s movement of the late s to the present.5/5(1). A Woman in Berlin (German: Eine Frau in Berlin) (/) is an anonymous memoir by a German woman, revealed in to be journalist Marta Hillers.

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He wrote the book inso it was all fresh in his mind too. "Soldat: Reflections of a German Soldier, " by Siegfried Knappe is also a great book.

Considered the essential biography of poet and activist Audre Lorde, De Veaux's Lambda Literary Award-winning book follows Lorde from her Harlem roots to her years of marriage and motherhood, black and queer activism and her many contributions to American literature.

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In she married a German merchant, Rudolph Heinrich Ruete (–70). The couple settled in Hamburg. Memoirs of an Arabian Princess is an account of Ruete’s royal youth in Zanzibar and Oman.

First published in German inthe book describes the culture and society of Zanzibar as experienced by an Arab girl growing to adulthood. autobiography definition: 1. a book about a person's life, written by that person: 2.

the area of literature relating to. Learn more. The book is a stirring account of her struggles with and ultimate rejection of her Satmar community in Williamsburg, Brooklyn — an insular society of ultra-Orthodox Jews that rose in New York. Then there is "The First and the Last", the autobiography of General Adolf Galland, one of Germany's leading fighter pilots.

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Merkel also became the first former citizen of the German Democratic Republic to lead the reunited Germany and the first woman to lead Germany. Florence Nightingale (), known as “The Lady With the Lamp,” was a British nurse, social reformer and statistician best known as the founder of modern.

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