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The Resource Weimar on the Pacific : German exile culture in Los Angeles and the crisis of modernism, Ehrhard Bahr

Weimar on the Pacific : German exile culture in Los Angeles and the crisis of modernism, Ehrhard Bahr

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Weimar on the Pacific : German exile culture in Los Angeles and the crisis of modernism
Title
Weimar on the Pacific
Title remainder
German exile culture in Los Angeles and the crisis of modernism
Statement of responsibility
Ehrhard Bahr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bahr, Ehrhard
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BH301.M54
LC item number
B34 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Weimar and now
Series volume
41
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Modernism (Aesthetics)
  • Germans
  • Jews, German
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
Label
Weimar on the Pacific : German exile culture in Los Angeles and the crisis of modernism, Ehrhard Bahr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 323-346) and index
Contents
ǂg 1 ǂt The Dialectic of Modernism ǂg 30 -- ǂg 2 ǂt Art and Its Resistance to Society: Theodor W. Adorno's Aesthetic Theory ǂg 56 -- ǂg 3 ǂt Bertolt Brecht's California Poetry: Mimesis or Modernism? ǂg 79 -- ǂg 4 ǂt The Dialectic of Modern Science: Brecht's Galileo ǂg 105 -- ǂg 5 ǂt Epic Theater versus Film Noir: Bertolt Brecht and Fritz Lang's Anti-Nazi Film Hangmen Also Die ǂg 129 -- ǂg 6 ǂt California Modern as Immigrant Modernism: Architects Richard Neutra and Rudolph M. Schindler ǂg 148 -- ǂg 7 ǂt Between Modernism and Antimodernism: Franz Werfel ǂg 172 -- ǂg 8 ǂt Renegade Modernism: Alfred Döblin's Novel Karl and Rosa ǂg 197 -- ǂg 9 ǂt The Political Battleground of Exile Modernism: The Council for a Democratic Germany ǂg 223 -- ǂg 10 ǂt Evil Germany versus Good Germany: Thomas Mann's Doctor Faustus ǂg 242 -- ǂg 11 ǂt A "True Modernist": Arnold Schoenberg ǂg 265 -- ǂt Conclusion: The Weimar Legacy of Los Angeles ǂg 289 -- ǂg Appendices 1-5 ǂg 301 -- ǂg 1 ǂt Addresses of Weimar Exiles and Exile Institutions in Los Angeles ǂg 309 -- ǂg 2 ǂt Filmography: Hangmen Also Die ǂg 311 -- ǂg 3 ǂt Text of the Kol Nidre ǂg 313 -- ǂg 4 ǂt Lord Byron's "Ode to Napoleon Buonaparte" ǂg 315 -- ǂg 5 ǂt Text of Arnold Schoenberg's A Survivor of Warsaw ǂg 319
Control code
80179810
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 358 p.
Isbn
9780520251281
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007000207
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)80179810
Label
Weimar on the Pacific : German exile culture in Los Angeles and the crisis of modernism, Ehrhard Bahr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 323-346) and index
Contents
ǂg 1 ǂt The Dialectic of Modernism ǂg 30 -- ǂg 2 ǂt Art and Its Resistance to Society: Theodor W. Adorno's Aesthetic Theory ǂg 56 -- ǂg 3 ǂt Bertolt Brecht's California Poetry: Mimesis or Modernism? ǂg 79 -- ǂg 4 ǂt The Dialectic of Modern Science: Brecht's Galileo ǂg 105 -- ǂg 5 ǂt Epic Theater versus Film Noir: Bertolt Brecht and Fritz Lang's Anti-Nazi Film Hangmen Also Die ǂg 129 -- ǂg 6 ǂt California Modern as Immigrant Modernism: Architects Richard Neutra and Rudolph M. Schindler ǂg 148 -- ǂg 7 ǂt Between Modernism and Antimodernism: Franz Werfel ǂg 172 -- ǂg 8 ǂt Renegade Modernism: Alfred Döblin's Novel Karl and Rosa ǂg 197 -- ǂg 9 ǂt The Political Battleground of Exile Modernism: The Council for a Democratic Germany ǂg 223 -- ǂg 10 ǂt Evil Germany versus Good Germany: Thomas Mann's Doctor Faustus ǂg 242 -- ǂg 11 ǂt A "True Modernist": Arnold Schoenberg ǂg 265 -- ǂt Conclusion: The Weimar Legacy of Los Angeles ǂg 289 -- ǂg Appendices 1-5 ǂg 301 -- ǂg 1 ǂt Addresses of Weimar Exiles and Exile Institutions in Los Angeles ǂg 309 -- ǂg 2 ǂt Filmography: Hangmen Also Die ǂg 311 -- ǂg 3 ǂt Text of the Kol Nidre ǂg 313 -- ǂg 4 ǂt Lord Byron's "Ode to Napoleon Buonaparte" ǂg 315 -- ǂg 5 ǂt Text of Arnold Schoenberg's A Survivor of Warsaw ǂg 319
Control code
80179810
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 358 p.
Isbn
9780520251281
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007000207
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)80179810

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