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Three variations on Don Juan: Treatments by Ramon Maria del Valle-Inclan, Manuel and Antonio Machado, and Miguel de Unamuno, 1926--1929
This thesis focuses on three theatrical treatments of Don Juan as he is portrayed by four writers of the so-called Generation of '98: Valle-Inclan's Las galas del difunto (1926), Antonio and Manuel Machado's Juan de Manara ...
Rebellion and nihilism in the works of Leila Sebbar and V. S. Naipaul
This study proposes that Leila Sebbar and V. S. Naipaul, two widely-read contemporary novelists, intuitively understand Albert Camus' idea of revolt, using it to legitimate their non-essentialized, transcultural models of ...
Infanticide, illegitimacy, and abortion in modern German literature
This dissertation examines the evolution and interaction of the public policy debate on reproductive issues in Germany and literary portrayals of crisis pregnancies in German literature and concentrates mainly on literature ...
Love and war: German-Slavic wartime relationships in post-World War II literature
The glorification of war and the thoughtless use of "national" stereotypes characteristic of 19th century literature have broken down in the later 20th century after World War II and the end of the Cold War in 1991. ...