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Author Niekerk, Carl.
Title Reading Mahler : German culture and Jewish identity in fin-de-si├Ęcle Vienna / Carl Niekerk.
Published Rochester, N.Y. : Camden House, 2010.
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 Music & Media - Stacks  ML410.M23 N57 2010    IN LIBRARY
Description x, 312 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture
Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-297) and index.
Contents Introduction: Literature, philosophy, and images in Mahler's music. The crisis of German culture. Titan : symphony of an anti-hero -- Des Knaben Wunderhorn : rediscovering the "Volk" -- Nietzsche and the crisis of German culture -- German culture and its others. Rembrandt and the margins of German culture -- Goethe against German culture -- The two faces of German Orientalism -- Conclusion: Beyond Mahler.
Subject Mahler, Gustav, 1860-1911 -- Criticism and interpretation.
German literature -- History and criticism.
Music and literature.
ISBN 9781571134677 hardcover alkaline paper
1571134670 hardcover alkaline paper
OCLC number 502045756