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Thomas Mann--the consummation and the transmutation of German romanticism

Peter Horn

Thomas Mann--the consummation and the transmutation of German romanticism

by Peter Horn

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Published by University of Zululand in [Kwa-Dlangezwa? South Africa] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany.
    • Subjects:
    • Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Romanticism -- Germany.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Peter Horn.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPT2625.A44 Z654
      The Physical Object
      Pagination13 p.
      Number of Pages13
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5320600M
      LC Control Number72171065

      German responses to the French Revolution, the Reign of Terror, and the Napoleonic Wars, philosophical idealism, and German literary culture. Attention is directed to monuments to the revolutionary developments of the time in German architecture. Session 2 (September 30) Romanticism On the Ground. Part 1: Salons and Coffee Houses. German Romanticism and Naturalism. The 19th century in Germany was a study in contrasts. The beginning decades saw the rise of Romanticism, which, 50 years later, was still strong, primarily in the figure of the composer Richard century’s middle decades of political and economic disillusionment before the unification of Germany were conducive to the emerging Naturalist school, .

      Mann's Death In Venice And More Thomas Mann's masterful short novel "Death in Venice" () tells the story of a distinguished German writer, Gustav Aschenbach, who, at the age of 53 while on holiday in Venice, develops a passion for a year old boy named Tadzio. Romantic sick,” to blame Romanticism for every malady of the modern world.4 2 See Beiser’s earlier books: The Fate of Reason: German Philosophy from Kant to Fichte (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, ), and Enlightenment, Revolution, and Romanticism: The Genesis of Modern German Political Thought, – (Cambridge.

      The Metamorphoses is a poem in fifteen books by the Roman poet Ovid describing the history of the world from its creation to the deification of Julius Caesar within a loose myth-based historical framework. It is often called a mock-epic, as it is written in dactylic hexameter (the form of the great epic poems of the ancient tradition, such as.   Klaus Heinrich Thomas Mann was Thomas's first male child, born in Munich in , a year after his beloved sister Erika. Some of his artistic temperament was inherited from his mother Katia Pringsheim, who, as the Nazis were later quick to emphasize, had Jewish blood in her veins.


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Compared to English Romanticism, the German variety developed relatively early, and, in the opening years, coincided with Weimar Classicism (–).

In contrast to the seriousness of English. In "German Republic," a speech ofMann, previously a prominent conservative, came out in defense of the young Weimar Republic. He did so with a rhetorical device: finding compatibility between the notionally very German figure of Novalis (the romantic author Friedrich von Hardenberg) and the icon of American democracy Walt Whitman.

Manfred Frank’s The Philosophical Foundations of Early German Romanticism considers just this strand of thought, one that began as an internal critique of idealism and then developed into one of its main competitors: early German romanticism. The book under review is a translation of a manuscript which was later to form some of the central.

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Romanticism though in its beginning little concerned with politics or the state, prepared the rise of German nationalism after It was an aesthetic revolution, a resort to imagination, almost feminine in its sensibility; it was poetry more deeply indebted to the spirit of music than the poetry of the eighteenth century had been, rich in emotional depth, more potent in magic evocation.

GERMAN ROMANTICISM AND PSYCHOANALYSIS Romanticism, according to Thomas Mann, was "the most revolutionary and most radical" movement of the "German spirit." Along with Judaism and the Enlightenment, it was one of Sigmund Freud 's main sources of inspiration.

The first focuses on the larger historical and political context of the Romantic movement in Germany, the second on the philosophical, cultural and aesthetic coordinates of German Romanticism, and the final section investigates the critical aesthetics of the Jena or early German Romantics, as articulated in the fragments and aphorisms of the.

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Todd Kontje, ‘Mann’s Modernism’, in A History of the Modernist Novel, ed. by Gregory Castle (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ), pp. Hermann Kurzke, Thomas Mann: Life as a Work of Art, trans. by Leslie Willson (Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, ) Herbert Lehnert and Eva Wessell (eds.), A Companion to the Works of Thomas Mann (Rochester, NY:.

This Companion, first published inoffers students and specialists an authoritative introduction to that dazzling cultural phenomenon, now known collectively as German Romanticism.

All German quotations are translated to make this volume fully accessible to a wide audience interested in how Romanticism evolved across Europe. Using an illuminating method that challenges the popular notion of Romanticism as aesthetic escapism, Theodore Ziolkowski explores five institutions--mining, law, madhouses, universities, and museums--that provide the socio-historical context for German Romantic culture.

He shows how German writers and thinkers helped to shape these five institutions, all of which assumed their modern form 5/5(1).Buy This Book in Print. summary. Often portrayed as a movement of poets lost in swells of passion, early German Romanticism has been generally overlooked by scholars in favor of the great system-builders of the post-Kantian period, Schelling and Hegel.

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