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Ingeborg Hoesterey

Full Name: Ingeborg Hoesterey
Number of Works: 5
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This collection of new essays is exclusively devoted to intertextuality as an interdisciplinary phenomenon of particular interest to students of comparative literature and, more specifically, the comparative arts. Focusing on German culture between the sixteenth and twentieth centuries, the volume constitutes the first attempt at an overview of the subject and offers suggestions for a still-to-be-established typology of pertinent artistic modes and genres.Most of the essays explore the potential of the concept of intertextuality as breaking the path for innovative approaches to old comparative
ISBN: 0253206111, 9780253206114
Keywords: book, midland, babel, zeitgeist
Pages: 288
Published: 1991

This volume vividly displays the confluence of discourse-formations concerning postmodernism as they take shape in different disciplines.