VOLUME XXIX, NUMBER 1 (February 2006)

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Wissenspoesie und Historie: Rankes Literaturgeschichte der Renaissance als
Rekonfiguration ästhetischer Geschichtsphilosophie

1

Philipp Müller


The Impact of Audre Lorde's Politics and Poetics on Afro-German Women Writers

21

Jennifer Michaels


"Be Proud and Firm, Citizens of Austria!" Patriotism and Masculinity in Texts of the "Political Romantics" Written during Austria's Anti-Napoleonic Wars

41

Karen Hagemann


The Danzig Soap Case: Facts and Legends around "Professor Spanner" and
the Danzig Anatomic Institute 1944-1945

63

Joachim Neander


Parteischule oder Dichterschmiede? The Institut für Literatur
"Johannes R. Becher" from Its Founding to Its Abwicklung

87

David Clarke


The alte Jungfer as New Deviant:
Representation, Sex, and the Single Woman in Imperial Germany

107

Catherine Dollard


The Conversions of Dorothea Mendelssohn: Conviction or Convenience?

127

Susanne Hillman

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VOLUME XXIX, NUMBER 2 (May 2006) ABSTRACTS

Aby Warburg's (1866-1929) Dots and Lines:
Mapping the Diffusion of Astrological Motifs in Art History

243

Dorothea McEwan


Kellers Roman Der grüne Heinrich: Ein Vexierspiel zwischen "Ruhe" und "Begeisterung"

269

Sylvain Guarda


Romantic Images of Africa: Paradigms of German Colonial Paintings

285

Sabine Wilke


Rilke and Historical Discourse or the "Histories" of Malte Laurids Brigge

299

Derek Hillard


Germany's Crisis and Struggle for Political Self-Reinvention: The 2005 Federal Election in Context

315

Ludger Helms


The Ethnic "Straight Jacket":
Bilingual Education and Grassroots Agency in the Soviet Occupied Zone and German Democratic Republic, 1945-1964
* * * Winner of the DAAD Article Prize * * *

331

Cora A. Granata


"If only family unity can be maintained": The Witten Protest and German Civilian Evacuations

347

Julia S. Torrie


East Germany's Werkstatt Zukunft: Futurology and the Science Fiction Films of defa-futurum

367

Sonja Fritzsche

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VOLUME XXIX, NUMBER 3 (Oct 2006)

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Nationalists, Nazis, and the Assault against Weimar: Revisiting the Harzburg Rally of October 1931

483

Larry Eugene Jones


Exotic Heimat: Province, Nation, and Empire in Thomas Mann’s Buddenbrooks

495

Todd Kontje


Blick-Wechsel: Deutsche und Polen zwischen Kriegsende und Vertreibung im Werk von Henryk Worcell

515

Elzbieta Katarzyna Dzikowska and Jürgen Joachimsthaler


The GDR’s Failed Search for a National Identity, 1945–1989

537

Dietrich Orlow


Franco-German Conversations: Rahel Levin and Sophie von Grotthuß in Dialogue with Germaine de Staël

559

Donovan Anderson


Nazi Continuities in East Germany:



I. Wunderwaffen of a Different Kind: Nazi Scientists in East German Industrial Research

579

Dolores Augustine


II. Shadows of the Past: National Socialist Backgrounds of the GDR’s Functional Elites

589

Heinrich Best and Axel Salheiser


III. “Surviving the Swastika?” The Advancement of Zeiss Managers in Nazi Germany and the Postwar East German State

603

Rüdiger Stutz


IV. Continuities in the Identity Construction of Industrial Chemists, 1940–1970

611

Georg Wagner-Kyora

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