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The German drama of the nineteenth century

by Georg Witkowski

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Published by H. Holt and company; [etc., etc.] in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Dr. Georg Witkowski... authorized translation from the 2d German ed., by L. E. Horning.
ContributionsHorning, Lewis Emerson, b. 1858.
The Physical Object
Paginationx p., 1 ., 230 p.
Number of Pages230
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14009419M
LC Control Number09015867

Spring Awakening (German: Frühlings Erwachen) (also translated as Spring's Awakening and The Awakening of Spring) is the German dramatist Frank Wedekind's first major play and a seminal work in the modern history of theatre. It was written sometime between autumn and spring , but did not receive its first performance until 20 November when it premiered at the Deutsches Theater Place premiered: Deutsches Theater, Berlin.   "Tales from the German Underworld offers us four fascinating glimpses of crime and punishment in 19th-century Germany Evans presents his archival findings with great verve and panache."—Martin Swales, Times Higher Education Supplement "The individuals featured in Evans's book provide memorable examples of such evasion and manipulation.

  Psychological costume drama about the life in Kleinlitauen / Preußisch-Lithuania region of the 19th century in East Prussia. The script is based on . "A lucid, innovative work of top-flight scholarship. Gross shows us the depths of anti-Catholicism in nineteenth-century Germany; he explains why the German Kulturkampf had such force and why prominent liberals imagined it as a turning point not only in Germany but in world history." Helmut Walser Smith, Vanderbilt University "A marvelously original account of how the Kulturkampf emerged.

Over the long nineteenth century, German book publishing experienced an unprecedented boom, outstripping by all other Western nations. Responding to the spread of literacy, publishers found new marketing methods and recalibrated their relationships to authors. German literature in the 19th century was written against a background of political aspirations for nationhood, democracy and freedom of speech. Censorship and authoritarianism prevailed for much of the century. The medieval Holy Roman Empire (which had lasted in Europe for six centuries) came to an end after Napoleon’s defeat of Austria (at Austerlitz in ) and Prussia (at Jena in ).


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An examination of mainstream German theater at the end of the 19th century provides the reader with a better understanding of how Wedekind's plays departed from the majority of works at the time. Europe as a whole experienced a flourishing of the dramatic arts during the second half of the 19th century.

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In the West, they include Romanticism, melodrama, the well-made plays of Scribe and Sardou, the farces of Feydeau, the problem plays of Naturalism and Realism, Wagner's operatic Gesamtkunstwerk, Gilbert and Sullivan's plays and operas, Wilde's drawing.

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