German Studies Association (GSA), 37th Annual Conference, Denver, Colorado, October 3-6, 2013
Reading for Jugend und Volk in the Long Nineteenth Century and Beyond
Variations on the phrase for Jugend und Volk (für Deutschlands Jugend und Volk, für christliche Jugend und christliches Volk, für die deutsche Jugend und das deutsche Volk bearbeitet) proliferated in the expanding book market of the long nineteenth century. This panel seeks papers that engage critically with the idea of popular literature written and published for or re-appropriated and adapted to a young and/or mass audience.
We welcome contributions from any period from the late eighteenth century to the present, but are especially interested in those that address book production in the German Empire (1871-1918). We invite paper proposals that combine close reading and book historical analysis to consider any of the following:
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