The Faces of Janus: English-language Fiction by German-speaking Exiles in Great Britain, 1933-1945

The Faces of Janus: English-language Fiction by German-speaking Exiles in Great Britain, 1933-1945

by Nicole Brunnhuber

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783039101801
Publisher: Peter Lang Ltd, International Academic Publishers
Publication date: 05/31/2005
Series: Exilstudien / Exile Studies Series , #8
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 5.91(w) x 8.66(h) x (d)

About the Author

The Author: Nicole Brunnhuber (1969) studied German and French at Oxford University and the Sorbonne, and received a Ph.D. from the University of Southern California for her research in German Exile Studies. She has taught German and Holocaust Studies at universities in the USA and Canada. Her research interests and publications cover German film, German and British culture of the interwar period, German-Jewish, gender and transcultural studies.

Table of Contents

Contents: Britain as a country of exile – British popular culture of the 1930s & 1940s – English-language crime fiction – Exile novels by Ernst Borneman, Robert Neumann, Ruth Feiner, Lilo Linke and George Tabori – Polylingualism in literature – Exile as a transcultural experience.

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