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Published: 20 October 2011

294 Pages


ISBN: 9780199604128

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Exotic Spaces in German Modernism

Jennifer Anna Gosetti-Ferencei

Oxford Modern Languages and Literature Monographs

  • Presents new interpretations of major German writers, including Kafka, Mann, Brecht, and Hesse, and introduces lesser-known German writers
  • Explores theorizations of European modernity by Simmel, Weber, Nietzsche, and Freud
  • Challenges both utopian and postcolonial interpretations of exotic spaces by demonstrating that they can facilitate the transformation of the self