Compared to literary studies, the discipline of art history has been slow to theorize the complex relationship between historical reality and its representations. Anselm Kiefer and Art after Auschwitz examines the legacy of German-Jewish culture in the aftermath of the Holocaust. Positioning Kiefer as a deeply learned. Anselm Kiefer and Art After Auschwitz examines the possibilities and limits of painting in the aftermath of the Holocaust. Positioning Kiefer as a.
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Modern late 19th Century to Anselm Kiefer and Art After Auschwitz examines the possibilities and limits of painting in the aftermath of the Holocaust.
Account Options Sign in. Positioning Kiefer as a deeply learned artist who encounters and represents history in painted rather than written form, Lisa Saltzman contends that Kiefer’s work is unique among postwar German artists in his persistent exploration of the legacy of fascism.
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Kiefer’s work mediates the relation between a deeply traumatic history that he, as a German born after the Second World War, and we, his post-Holocaust spectators, cannot fully know but to which his work bears witness and provides access. Ken Rowe rated it really liked it Sep 19, Samuel Lee marked it as to-read Feb 27, This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
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His art is a symptom of the difficulty contemporary Germans have had in moving from a stagnant state of melancholia to a [End Page ] psychologically productive mourning of Hitlerism.
Steve Morrison rated it really liked it Apr 18, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Anna Glasman marked it as to-read Jul 31, Lauren marked it as to-read Jan 05, Eric Jones rated it liked it Jul 06, Kiefer pivots between a wish to mourn the past and, therefore, to work through his belated relationship to Hitlerism, and a melancholic realization that forgetting the past is impossible for him.
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