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Author Helfer, Martha B., 1962-

Title The word unheard : legacies of anti-Semitism in German literature and culture / Martha B. Helfer
Published Evanston, Ill. : Northwestern University Press, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 233 pages :) : illustrations
Contents Lessing and the limits of Enlightenment -- Questioning origins : Friedrich von Schiller's The legation of Moses -- Germany under the sign of the Jew : Achim von Arnim's Isabella of Egypt -- Reading blood : Annette von Droste-Hulshoff's The Jews' beech tree -- Natural anti-Semitism : Adalbert Stifter's Abdias -- Framing the Jew : Franz Grillparzer's The Jewess of Toledo
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-224) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Antisemitism in literature.
Antisemitism -- Germany -- History -- 18th century.
Antisemitism -- Germany -- History -- 19th century.
German literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
German literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Jews in literature.
Jews -- Germany -- Social conditions -- 18th century.
Jews -- Germany -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0810165716 (electronic bk.)
9780810165717 (electronic bk.)