Representation, subversion, and eugenics in Gunter Grass's The tin drum /
by Arnds, Peter O.Series: Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture.Publisher: Rochester, N.Y. : Camden House, c2004Description: x, 178 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 1571132872 (hardcover : alk. paper).Subject(s): Grass, Gunter, 1927- Blechtrommel | Eugenics in literatureOnline resources: Table of contents
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Epoka University Library
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -170) and index.
Representing euthanasia, reclaiming popular culture -- Heteroglossia from Grimmelshausen to the Grimm brothers -- The dwarf and Nazi body politics -- Oskar's dysfunctional family and gender politics -- Oskar as fool, harlequin, and trickster, and the politics of sanity -- Gypsies, the picaresque novel, and the politics of social integration -- Epilogue: beyond Die Blechtrommel: Germans as victims in Im Krebsgang.