Interpreting Goethe's "Faust" today / edited by Jane K. Brown, Meredith Lee, and Thomas P. Saine ; in collaboration with Paul Hernadi and Cyrus Hamlin

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Subjects: Faust
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, Faust
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832. Faust
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Columbia, SC : Camden House, c1994
LC Classification: P, PT
Physical Description: xv, 277 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Preface and Acknowledgments
Introduction
Bibliographical Note
Absorbing Modernization: The Dilemmas of Progress in the Novels of Walter Scott and in Faust II / Virgil Nemoianu 1
Faust's Membership in Male Society: Prometheus and Ganymede as Models / Robert Tobin 17
Faust and the Ethos of Technology / Jeffrey Barnouw 29
Act IV Revisited: A "Post-Wall" Reading of Goethe's Faust / Hans Rudolf Vaget 43
Der zivilisierte Teufel / Harald Weinrich 61
Faust and the Gothic Novel / Jane K. Brown, Marshall Brown 68
Faust's Harzreise / Meredith Lee 81
Performing Mephistopheles / Simon Williams 94
Paradies und Parodie: Die letzten Szenen in Goethes letzten Werken / Hannelore Schlaffer 102
Das Ewig-Weibliche nasfuhret dich: Feminine Leadership in Goethe's Faust and Sacher-Masoch's Venus / Gail K. Hart 112
Closing up Faust: The Final Lines According to Schumann, Liszt, and Mahler / Herbert Lindenberger 123
Gretchen and the Feminine in Goethe's Faust / Christoph E. Schweitzer 133
Tracking the Eternal-Feminine in Goethe's Faust II / Cyrus Hamlin 142
Dialektik der Vorstellungsarten als Prinzip in Goethes Faust II / Ulrich Gaier 158
Das Drama als Ragout: Zur Metaphorik des Essens und Trinkens in Goethes Faust / Gerhard Kurz 172
Goethe's Gothic Classicism: Antecedents to the Architecture of History in Faust II, Act III / Clark Muenzer 187
"alter tage fabelhaft Gebild": Goethes Mythen-bastelei im Faust II / Christoph Jamme 207
Goethe's Faust: Pre-Modern, Post-Modern, Proto-Postmodern / Martin Esslin 219
Goethe's Faust at the Hands of Its Translators: Some Recent Developments / Stuart Atkins 231
Wandlungen des Faust-Bildes in Deutschland / Karl Robert Mandelkow 239
Directing Faust in America Today / Peter Lackner 252
Faust-Inszenierungen in Deutschland, Frankreich und Italien seit 1980 / C. Bernd Sucher 262
Index of Names 271
Additional Authors: Brown, Jane K., 1943-
Lee, Meredith, 1945-
Saine, Thomas P
Notes: LCCN: 93032513
ISBN: 1879751496 (acid-free paper)
"Simultaneously published as: Goethe yearbook, Special issue no. 1. Publications of the Goethe Society of North America."
Includes bibliographical references (p. xv) and index
OCLC Number: 28709571
ISBN/ISSN: 1879751496