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Ergebnisanzeige "Changing the Nation: Günter Grass in International Perspective"
RessourcentypKonferenzen, Tagungen, Kolloquien
TitelChanging the Nation: Günter Grass in International Perspective
Beschreibung'Changing the Nation: Günter Grass in International Perspective'.

5.-7. September 2007

Registration is now open for the international conference
Registration deadline: 10 August 2007
Further information and registration material: http://www.liv.ac.uk/soclas/conferences/Grass/index.htm
https://owa.liv.ac.uk/exchweb/bin/redir.asp?URL=http://www.liv.ac.uk/soclas/conferences/Grass/index.htm

Please send completed registration forms, together with payment to Frank Brunssen, no later than 10 August 2007. Please address all email enquiries to Rebecca Braun: rebecca.braun@liverpool.ac.uk



Programme

Wednesday 05 September 2007

14:00 Registration (refreshments provided)

14:45 Official welcome


15:00-16:30 Provenance: situating Grass

Volker Neuhaus (University of Cologne, Germany)
Portrait of the Artist as a Young Nazi: The Importance of Grass's Provenance

Michael Minden (University of Cambridge, UK)
Grass, Guilt and Autobiographical Fiction

Herman Beyersdorf (University of New England, Australia)
Günter Grass and the Waffen-SS: Literature and Reality

16:30-17:00 Tea


17:00-18:00 Transmission: international perspectives in Grass's work

Michal Ben-Horin (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
Habits of Misunderstanding: Grass in Israel

Julian Preece (University of Kent, UK)
'Nach seiner inneren Geographie floß die Spree in die Rhône': Ein weites Feld and France

18:00 Wine reception



Thursday 06 September 2007

09:30-11:00 Keynote Address
Avi Primor (Israeli Ambassador to Germany, 1993-1999)
Der politische Einfluss von Günter Grass auf die deutsche Jugend

11:00-11:30 Coffee


11:30-13:00 Transmission: dialogue with world literature

Karen Leeder (University of Oxford, UK)
Letzte Tänze: Günter Grass's Lateness

Timothy B. Malchow (Valparaiso University, US)
Indispensable, Inadequate Narratives: The Evolution of Grass's Oeuvre in Late Modernity

Peter Arnds (Kansas State University, US)
Dwelling and Wandering in Grass, Rushdie and Sebald

13:00-14:30 Lunch

14:30-15:00 Working groups

15:00-15:30 Tea


15:30-17:00 Transmission: writing literature, writing history

Krishna Winston (Wesleyan University, US)
Translating Günter Grass

Rebecca Braun (University of Liverpool, UK)
A Noble Winner? The Impact of International Acclaim on Grass's Recent Work

Karina von Lindeiner (Anglia Ruskin University, UK)
'Reviving the German Suffering': Im Krebsgang und die neue deutsche Vergangenheitsbewältigung in der deutschen und britischen Presse

19:00 Conference dinner



Friday 07 September 2007

10:00-11:30 Reception: literary impact on world literature

Patrick O'Neill (Queen's University, Canada)
Günter Grass International: The North American Reception

Sascha Seiler (University of Mainz, Germany)
'Men Without a Country': Kurt Vonnegut's Readings of Günter Grass

Pawel C. Wozniak (Queen's University, Canada)
Weiser Dawidek: Schreitet Mahlkes Doppelgänger in die polnische Wirklichkeit?

11:30-12:00 Coffee

12:00-12:30 Working groups

12:30-14:00 Lunch


14:00-16:00 Reception: political impact on Germany's international image

Katharina Hall (University of Swansea, UK)
'Zeugnis ablegen - im Widerspruch zur öffentlichen Geschichtsschreibung': Günter Grass and the Historiography of National Socialism

Siegfried Mews (University of North Carolina / Chapel Hill, US)
The Tin Drummer Marches On: The Post-Wende Reception of Günter Grass in the US

Alexandra Ludewig (The University of Western Australia)
Vom guten Deutschen zum typischen Nazi: Günter Grass im Spiegel der Kritik in Ozeanien (insbesondere in Australien und Neuseeland)

Cesare Giacobazzi (University of Modena, Italy)
Die italienische Rezeption von Grass: Ein drastischer Fall von "Diskulturalität"

16:00-16:30 Tea

16:30-17:00 Closing discussion


Dr Rebecca Braun (nee Beard)
Leverhulme Eary Career Fellow in German (from Sep 2007)
School of Cultures, Languages and Area Studies
University of Liverpool
Liverpool L69 7ZR


Quelle der BeschreibungInformation des Anbieters
Internetadressehttp://h-net.msu.edu/cgi-bin/logbrowse.pl?trx=vx&list=H-Germanistik&mo...
VeranstaltungsortLiverpool
Anmeldeschluss10.08.2007
Beginn05.09.2007
Ende07.09.2007
PersonName: Rebecca Braun 
Funktion: Kontakt 
E-Mail: rebecca.braun@liverpool.ac.uk 
KontaktdatenName/Institution: School of Cultures, Languages and Area Studies, University of Liverpool 
Stadt: Liverpool L69 7ZR 
LandGroßbritannien
BenutzerführungDeutsch; Englisch
SchlüsselbegriffeLiteratur nach 1945
Klassifikation18.00.00 20. Jahrhundert (1945-1989) > 18.14.00 Zu einzelnen Autoren; 19.00.00 1990 bis zur Gegenwart > 19.13.00 Zu einzelnen Autoren
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