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Remembering Africa : the rediscovery of colonialism in contemporary German literature, Dirk Gottsche

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Remembering Africa : the rediscovery of colonialism in contemporary German literature
Title
Remembering Africa
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the rediscovery of colonialism in contemporary German literature
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Dirk Gottsche
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Language
eng
Summary
In the late 1990s a surge of historical novels about German colonialism in Africa and its previously neglected legacies hit the German literary scene. This development has continued to the present, making colonialism an established literary theme alongside Germany's dominant memory themes - National Socialism and the Holocaust, the former GDR and its demise, and ""1968."" This is the first comprehensive study of this intense literary engagement with German colonialism and with Germany's wider involvement in European colonialism. It brings the hitherto neglected German case to the international
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in German Literature, Linguistics, and Culture
Remembering Africa : the rediscovery of colonialism in contemporary German literature, Dirk Gottsche
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Remembering Africa : the rediscovery of colonialism in contemporary German literature, Dirk Gottsche
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7722/j.ctt2tt1s6
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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cr
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Color
multicolored
Content category
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Content type code
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Contents
From colonial fantasies to postcolonial memory : historical and theoretical parameters -- Remembering German colonialism -- Rewriting colonialism in cross-cultural and transcultural perspective -- Remapping the history of European colonialism -- From the past to the present and back : colonial history and family history -- German (post)colonial memory in perspective
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1 online resource (viii, 487 pages).
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9781571138477
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