Artificial Silk Girl / Edition 1

Artificial Silk Girl / Edition 1

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by Irmgard Keun
     
 

The Artificial Silk Girl is a portrait of the life of a young German woman at a time when the force of modernity in the Western world was at its most potent: with technology exploding and women freely entering the workforce, a new and frightening sense of existential individuality emerged. In the days before the Nazis came to power and suspended the development of… See more details below

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The Artificial Silk Girl is a portrait of the life of a young German woman at a time when the force of modernity in the Western world was at its most potent: with technology exploding and women freely entering the workforce, a new and frightening sense of existential individuality emerged. In the days before the Nazis came to power and suspended the development of German culture, Doris is a character whose irony and psychological insight startingly mirror those of her contemporaries in France, England, and America.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781892746818
Publisher:
Other Press, LLC
Publication date:
04/28/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 7.74(h) x 0.78(d)

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