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Title Anna Seghers : the challenge of history / edited by Helen Fehervary, Christiane Zehl Romero, Amy Kepple Strawser
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2020]
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Description 1 online resource
Series German monitor, 0927-1910 ; volume 80
Summary "Anna Seghers: The Challenge of History features essays by leading scholars devoted to this most important German writer whose novels and stories have been read by millions worldwide. The volume is intended for teachers and students of literature and for general readers. The contributions address facets of Seghers's large body of work which is characterized by reflections on political events shaping world history and written in a highly imaginative array of narrative styles. The first section focuses on the author's famous novel The Seventh Cross. Articles in the next two sections analyze her reactions to crises that marked the twentieth century and her connections to other relevant thinkers of her time. The last section features new translations of Seghers's works"-- Provided by publisher
Notes Includes index
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Subject Seghers, Anna, 1900-1983 -- Criticism and interpretation
Seghers, Anna, 1900-1983.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Fehervary, Helen, editor
Romero, Christiane Zehl, editor
Strawser, Amy Kepple, editor
LC no. 2019030329
ISBN 9004409815