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The Resource Goethe's ghosts : reading and the persistence of literature, edited by Simon Richter and Richard Block

Goethe's ghosts : reading and the persistence of literature, edited by Simon Richter and Richard Block

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Goethe's ghosts : reading and the persistence of literature
Title
Goethe's ghosts
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reading and the persistence of literature
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edited by Simon Richter and Richard Block
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eng
Summary
Invoking Goethe's name has become fashionable again. With new methods and technologies of reading threatening to render literature virtual and insubstantial, we have the sense that ""Goethe's ghosts""--Otherwise neglected voices and traditions that, finding their most trenchant expression in Goethe, inform the Western storehouse of literature - can show us long-forgotten dimensions of literature. Inspired by the distinguished Goethe scholar Jane Brown, whose life's work has called attention to the allegorical modes haunting modern literature, the contributors to this volume take a rich variet
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Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture
Goethe's ghosts : reading and the persistence of literature, edited by Simon Richter and Richard Block
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Goethe's ghosts : reading and the persistence of literature, edited by Simon Richter and Richard Block
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7722/j.ctt3fgm74
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Introduction-ghosts and the machine: reading with Jane Brown / Richard Block and Simon Richter -- Egologies: Goethe, entoptics, and the instruments of writing life / Andrew Piper -- Goethe's haunted architectural idea / Clark Muenzer -- "Über allen Gipfeln": the poem as hieroglyph / Benjamin Bennett -- Goethe's Hauskapelle and sacred choral music / Meredith Lee -- From haunting visions to revealing (self- )reflections: the Goethean hero between subject and object / Hellmut Ammerlahn -- Mephisto: or the spirit of laughter / Dieter Borchmeyer -- Shipwreck with spectators: ideologies of observation in Goethe's Faust II / Richard T. Gray -- Constructing the nation: Volk, Kulturnation, and eros in Faust / Robert Deam Tobin -- Gretchen's ghosts: Goethe, Adorno, and the literature of refuge / Patricia Anne Simpson -- "I'll burn my books": Faust(s), magic, media / Peter J. Schwartz -- The imagination of freedom: Goethe and Hegel as contemporaries / David E. Wellberry -- Effacement vs. exposure of the poetic act: philosophy and literature as producers of history (Hegel vs. Goethe) / Franz-Josef Deiters -- Toward an environmental aesthetics: depicting nature in the age of Goethe / Sabine Wilke -- "Ein heimlich Ding": the self as object in Annette von Droste-Hülshoff / Martha B. Helfer -- "Ja, Goethe über alles und immer": Benn's double life in his letters to F.W. Oelze (1932-1956) / Jürgen Schröder -- Bibliography of Jane K. Brown's publications
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