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  MSN Encarta - German Literature
But the history of GDR literature is in essence that of a process in which the limits of the permissible were continually being challenged and enlarged.
Innovative literature continued to be produced, notably Christoph Hein’s laconic chronicles of GDR life, the feminist novels of Irmtraud Morgner, or the vibrant poetry of the anarchic counter-culture centred upon the East Berlin district of Prenzlauer Berg.
In the ensuing debate the process of revision was extended to West German literature, with the suggestion that the works of such as Böll had been revered more for their moral posture than their literary quality, the corollary being that German writers should now concern themselves with aesthetics rather than politics.
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 MSN Encarta - German Literature
The increasing Romantic tendency of German literature, as expressed, for example, in some of the later writings of Goethe, became dominant in 1798, with the first issue of the journal Das Athenäum, edited by three friends, the writer Ludwig Tieck and the critics August Wilhelm von Schlegel and Friedrich von Schlegel.
Romanticism in the literature of Germany, as in that of other countries, resulted from a fusion of political, philosophical, and artistic elements.
And not the least of Romanticism’s contributions to German literature were the translations by Schlegel of 17 of Shakespeare’s plays, in superb renderings that have become part of Germany’s own literary heritage.
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 ninemsn Encarta - German Literature
German Literature, literature written in the German language from the 8th century to the present, and including the works of German, Austrian, and Swiss authors.
This movement was reflected in literature, especially by Martin Luther, whose translation of the Bible established New High German as the literary language of Germany.
In secular literature the aristocratic Minnesang was discarded in favour of the Meistergesang (“master song”), written by guilds of artisans known as Meistersinger.
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 Works on specific periods or trends (from German literature) --  Encyclopædia Britannica
Germany did not become a modern nation-state until 1871, and the prior history of the various German states is marked by warfare, religious turmoil, and periods of economic decline.
Literature may be classified according to a variety of systems, including language, national origin, historical period, genre, and subject matter.
As in the history of the literature of most peoples, poetry was the first literary expression of the Germans.
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 §17. Edwin Percy Whipple. XIII. Later Essayists. Vol. 17. Later National Literature, Part II. The Cambridge ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Mabie was a voluminous writer on literary topics, but two keener students of literature, among the American writers in the second half of the nineteenth century, were Edwin Percy Whipple (1819–86) and Edmund Clarence Stedman (1833–1908).
Indeed, it was Whipple’s brilliant article on Macaulay, written in 1843, that made its author known to the literary world of Boston, where Whipple, a young man of twenty-four, was then employed in the brokerage business; and Macaulay’s style is reflected in much of the earlier work of his American admirer.
In the lectures and essays contained in the volumes entitled Literature and Life (1871) and Character and Characteristic Men (1877) Whipple continued to reveal that really keen penetration into the strata of values and that ready entrance into the temperament of his subject which had been shown in his earlier appraisals of men and books.
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 LIST OF YEARS IN LITERATURE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
1951 in literature - The Catcher in the Rye - J.D. Salinger
1921 in literature - The Mistress of Husaby - Sigrid Undset
1810 in literature - The Houses of Osma and Almeria - Regina Maria Roche
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 FRANCO MORETTI - GRAPHS, MAPS, TREES   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Literature, the old territory; but within it, a shift from the close reading of individual texts to the construction of abstract models.
The models are drawn from three disciplines—quantitative history, geography and evolutionary theory: graphs, maps and trees—with which literary criticism has had little or no interaction; but which have many things to teach us, and may change the way we work.
[13] A first look at French literature from the seventeenth to the nineteenth century suggests that most of its narrative genres have a similar 30-year span: pastoral and heroic novels, the nouvelle historique, romans galants and contes philosophiques, sentimental novels, the Bildungsroman, the roman gai, the two main phases (‘heroic’ and ‘sentimental’) of the roman-feuilleton.
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 Welcome to Italy1 Literature page of 19 and 20 Centuries   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Early 19th-century Italian literature was marked not only by nationalism but also by a lingering classicism and by a new spirit of romanticism, which, emphasizing history and tradition, encouraged nationalism.
It was a revolt against a literature obsessed by the past and its own past achievements, and with its roots in books rather than in life.
Insisting that 20th-century literature should express the characteristic dynamism of industry, he advocated a type of writing that would emulate the speed and tension of machines.
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 DE SANCTIS, FRANCESCO. The Columbia Encyclopedia: Sixth Edition. 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
He suffered imprisonment for his political views and was exiled to Malta.
He was one of the first in the world to hold a position as professor of comparative literature with his appointment at Naples (1871–77).
Important works are his Saggi critici [critical essays] (1866) and his History of Italian Literature (1871, tr.
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 Amazon.ca: Books: The Debacle: 1870-71   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Finally, while Zola waffles on whether or not war is a "necessary evil," he certainly makes the point that given its inherently high cost in human suffering that it should only be embarked upon for reasons of national survival, and not merely to satisfy the whims of an opportunistic politician.
French novelist and critic, the founder of naturalist movement in literature.
It bolts along to its firey finish of death and longing in Paris in 1871 with a gritty realism that seems to thrive in the factual acount of this most stupid of wars.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Francois Edouard Joachim Coppee
Through the influence of Princesse Mathilde, he was appointed assistant-librarian at the senate, a sinecure which allowed him to devote himself to literature.
From 1871 to 1885 he was librarian at the Comédie Française.
In 1876 he received the cross of the Legion of Honour, and was elected to the French Academy in 1884, succeeding Laprade, another poet whose talent did no little honour to the Catholic Faith.
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 1871 In Literature Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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Understand the enduring presence of this theme in global literature since the 19th century.
Much is to be learned from following the development of this theme in modern literature; in doing so one learns to separate facile preconceptions from serious analysis about terrorism in modern life.
He is a specialist in War Literature and has taught courses on aggression for many years.
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 Beers, Herny A.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
He attended Yale Univrsity, where he obtained his B.A. degree in 1869, studied law in New York and was admitted to the New York state bar in 1870.
He was a tutor of English literature (1871-1874) and then became a professor of English at Yale University, a position he held from 1875 to 1916 when he became professor emeritus.
Beers taught English literature for more than forty years, a far more sustained effort than his single year in the practice of law which he undertook before he began his teaching career.
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 IV. Matthew Arnold, Arthur Hugh Clough, James Thomson: Bibliography. Vol. 13. The Victorian Age, Part One. The ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes.
God and the Bible: a review of objections to Literature and Dogma.
Kelso, A. Matthew Arnold on Continental Life and Literature.
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 1871 article - 1871 1868 1869 1870 1872 1873 1874 Decades 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s - What-Means.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
1871 article - 1871 1868 1869 1870 1872 1873 1874 Decades 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s - What-Means.com
October 18 - Charles Babbage, aged 79, English mathematician and inventor of computing machines.
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 XIII. Later Essayists: Bibliography. Vol. 17. Later National Literature, Part II. The Cambridge History of English and ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Reader’s History of American Literature [with H. Boynton].
A Library of American Literature from the Earliest Settlement to the Present Time.
Fashions in Literature and Other Literary and Social Essays and Addresses.
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 German Program at Creighton University
GER 411 Introduction to German Literature (3) OD Reading and discussion of major authors and their works as well as German literary movements/periods from the Middle Ages to the present.
(German Literature and Culture from 1871 to the Present, GER 318, will be offered in Spring 2005.) Prerequisite: GER 202 or equivalent.
(German Literature and Culture from 1871 to the Present, GER 318, will be offered in Spring 2005.) Prerequisite: GER 202 (212) or equivalent.
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 MSN Encarta - Search Results - Naturalism (literature)
Naturalism (literature), in literature, the theory that literary composition should be based on an objective, empirical presentation of human beings....
The naturalistic movement in literature occurred after the rise of realism.
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 The New York Review of Books: The Literature of Nihilism
Both works deal with the same topic: the development in the history of German thought and literature that took place during the nineteenth century and at the beginning of the twentieth.
References to other national literatures widen the book's scope still further, suggesting Heller's comprehensive understanding of contemporary literature and its background in the nineteenth century.
The book is not historical in the academic sense, but essayistic, as lively and polemical in thought as it is felicitous in expression.
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 BUBL LINK: English literature from 1871
Manifestos, photographs, and articles exploring the international Futurist movement founded in Italy in 1909, which celebrated the aesthetic possibilities of machines, speed, noise, and cities, and impacted heavily on 20th century art and literature.
Subjects: american literature to 1900, english literature 1801-1870, english literature from 1871, literary studies
Full text of the novel The Voyage Out by British author, Virginia Woolf (1882-1941), a member of the London based Bloomsbury group that met in the 1920s to discuss and exchange literary and artistic ideas.
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 Literature Criticisms on Almondnet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Read about literature criticisms in the free online encyclopedia and dictionary.
"new literatures" offers various kinds of books, which are considered worth reading.
The section of Thai Literature is the place where it exhibits "old literatures" and presents the...
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 Older Chemical Literature - Pathfinder
But the chemical literature is much older than that.
The indexing is primarily by chemical compound/structure and reaction, but it can be searched in a variety of ways, including author name and bibliographic data.
Citations to older literature are often found on various web pages and electronic articles.
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 English literature from 1871 - Resources
Student study guides to science fiction literature, including H G Wells' War of the Worlds, Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale and a research bibliography.
Magazine for readers of English and American literature, providing access to critical articles published on the Web.
Celebrates the work of 20th century experimental authors such as James Joyce, Thomas Pynchon, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Franz Kafka, and Umberto Eco who break through the barriers of normal syntax and linguistics and use prose which is hallucinatory, magical, or fantastic.
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 Beloit College Archives -- Archives Collections -- Beloit Faculty -- Henry Mitchell Whitney   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Henry Mitchell Whitney, "Whit" for short, was professor of Rhetoric and English Literature from 1871 to 1899 at Beloit College.
At the age 16 he entered Yale, but then left to join the Union army where he became a Sergeant Major.
Finally, in 1871 he came to teach at Beloit.
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 Linking Library: Literature: links to literature sites.
Carol Hursts Children's literature website.This is a collection of reviews of great books for kids, ideas of ways to use them in the classroom and collections of books and activities about particular subjects, curriculum areas, themes and professional topics.
°DBNL- Digitale Bibliotheek voor de Nederlandse Letteren: The Digital Library of Dutch Literature is a growing collection of primary and secondary information on Dutch language and literature and its historical, societal and cultural context.
Columnisten en cursiefjesschrijvers krijgen - zoals dat al eerder het geval was - een kans in Meander.
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1 record Afro-Americans in literature 1 record Afro-Americans in literature--Dictionaries.
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Paraphrases, tales, etc. 1 record Bereavement in adolescence--Juvenile literature.
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 Conservation Movement: Conservation Chronology 1847-1871
Frederic Edwin Church paints his masterpiece "Twilight in the Wilderness;" throughout this era, he and numerous other eminent academic artists explore the power of American landscape as symbol and artistic subject in a profoundly influential body of work.
Thomas Starr King publishes The White Hills: Their Legends, Landscape, and Poetry, which was quickly recognized as a classic celebration of the White Mountains in the best tradition of mid-century nature-related travel literature.
Congress passes a "Joint Resolution for the Protection and Preservation of the Food Fishes of the Coast of the United States," authorizing the President to appoint a commissioner of fish and fisheries to investigate the declining numbers of coastal and lake food fishes, and to recommend remedial measures to Congress.
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