restricted access   Volume 50, Number 1, February 2014

Table of Contents

Special Theme Issue: Representations of War Experiences from the Eighteenth Century to the Present

Stephen Jaeger, University of Manitoba
Susanne Vees-Gulani, Case Western Reserve University


Introduction: Representations of German War Experiences and the Legacy of the Second World War

pp. 1-17

Stockende Kampfmaschinen: Die Problematik des enthusiastischen Kriegshelden bei Wieland und Lessing

pp. 18-33

(R)Evolution: From Edelleute to Edelmenschen – Bertha von Suttner’s Pathway to Peace

pp. 34-50

The Haptic Horrors of War: Towards a Phenomenology of Affect and Emotion in the War Genre in Germany, 1910s to 1950s

pp. 51-68

Reclaiming “geballte linke Energie”: War in Alexander Kluge’s Docufiction Heidegger auf der Krim

pp. 69-82

The Aesthetics of Collective Innocence: Shifting Narratives about Flight and Expulsion after Ostpolitik

pp. 83-103

Claiming the Second World War and Its Lost Generation: Unsere Mütter, unsere Väter and the Politics of Emotion

pp. 104-123


Krieg und Aufklärung: Studien zum Kriegsdiskurs in der deutschsprachigen Literatur des 18. Jahrhunderts by Johannes Birgfeld (review)

pp. 124-126

Contested Commemorations: Republican War Veterans and Weimar Political Culture by Benjamin Ziemann (review)

pp. 126-128

The German-Jewish Soldiers of the First World War in History and Memory by Tim Grady (review)

pp. 128-131

Tod aus der Luft: Kriegsgesellschaft und Luftkrieg in Deutschland und England by Dietmar Süß (review)

pp. 131-133

Plots of War: Modern Narratives of Conflict by Isabel Capeloa Gil and Adriana Martins, eds (review)

pp. 133-135

Watching War by Jan Mieszkowski (review)

pp. 136-138