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Author Konuk, Kader
Title East West Mimesis : Auerbach in Turkey
Imprint Redwood City : Stanford University Press, 2010
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Note Intro -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1. Humanism Goes East -- 2. Turkish Humanism -- 3. Mimicry in Modern Turkey: The Place of German and Turkish Jews -- 4. Germany on the Bosporus: Nazi Conspiracies and Émigré Politics -- 5. Writing Mimesis in Istanbul -- Epilogue: Turkey's Humanist Legacy -- Appendix: Lectures by Erich Auerbach in Turkey -- Realism in Europe in the Nineteenth Century -- Literature and War -- Notes -- References -- Index
East-West Mimesis follows the plight of German-Jewish humanists who escaped Nazi persecution by seeking exile in a Muslim-dominated society
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Konuk, Kader East West Mimesis : Auerbach in Turkey Redwood City : Stanford University Press,c2010 9780804769747
Subject Auerbach, Erich, -- 1892-1957.;Literary historians -- Turkey -- Istanbul.;Philologists -- Turkey -- Istanbul.;Jewish refugees -- Turkey -- Istanbul.;Humanism -- Turkey -- History -- 20th century.;Turkey -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.;Europe -- Intellectual life -- Turkish influences
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Alt Author Holbrook, Victoria
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