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The Dynastic ImaginationFamily and Modernity in Nineteenth-Century Germany

The Dynastic Imagination: Family and Modernity in Nineteenth-Century Germany

Adrian Daub

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780226737737
eISBN:
9780226737904
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226737904.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

In the wake of the French Revolution and the Napoleonic Invasion, German thought was placed in a position of profound ambivalence when it came to the figure of the dynasty. On the one hand, the ... More

Epidemic EmpireColonialism, Contagion, and Terror, 1817-2020

Epidemic Empire: Colonialism, Contagion, and Terror, 1817-2020

Anjuli Fatima Raza Kolb

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780226739212
eISBN:
9780226739496
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226739496.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Terrorism is a cancer. An infection. An epidemic. A plague. We have heard these phrases thousands of times since the attack on the World Trade Center in 2001. They are spoken in Paris, in London, ... More

Of BridgesA Poetic and Philosophical Account

Of Bridges: A Poetic and Philosophical Account

Thomas Harrison

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780226735290
eISBN:
9780226735320
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226735320.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Of Bridges is a sweeping study of bridges as cultural signifiers, extending its analysis from ancient Rome to the contemporary footbridges of major European cities. At stake is the semantic and ... More

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