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Ilse Aichinger: the poetics of silence

Reiter, Andrea, (1996) Ilse Aichinger: the poetics of silence Williams, Arthur, Parkes, Stuart and Preece, Julian (eds.) In Contemporary German Writers, their Aesthetics and their Language. vol. 3, Peter Lang. 322 pp, pp. 209-221.

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This essay offers an analysis of Ilse Aichinger's narrative writings by drawing on her reflections on language and exploring her relationship to other post-Shoah writers such as Nelly Sachs and Paul Celan, with whom she shares the technique of reduction.

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Published date: 1996
Venue - Dates: 4th Bradford International Colloquium on Contemporary German Literature, 1994-04-01 - 1994-04-01
Keywords: ilse aichinger, literary language


Local EPrints ID: 66846
ISBN: 3906755886
PURE UUID: 79135585-12d3-4a15-ae20-7a57be209272

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Date deposited: 02 Oct 2009
Last modified: 19 Jul 2017 00:21

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Author: Andrea Reiter
Editor: Arthur Williams
Editor: Stuart Parkes
Editor: Julian Preece

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