von Dassanowsky co-edits book

October 20, 2011
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Robert von Dassanowsky, professor, Department of Languages and Cultures, and Department of Visual and Performing Arts, recently co-edited “The Nameable and the Unnameable: Hofmannsthal’s ‘Der Schwierige’ Revisited” published by Iudicium, Munich. The collection presents an interdisciplinary reevaluation of Austrian author Hugo von Hofmannsthal’s key existentialist play on the effect of WWI on a group of aristocrats as well as the author’s contribution to literary modernity. Other editors included  Martin Liebscher of the University of London and Christophe Fricker of Duke University.

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