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Bivens, Hunter

Works: 2 works in 7 publications in 1 language and 322 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Hunter Bivens
Epic and exile : novels of the German Popular Front, 1933-1945 by Hunter Bivens( )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The antifascist exile beginning in 1933 led to a cooling among the émigrés of the artistic and literary modernist experiments of the Weimar Republic and to a return to realism and the traditional novel form. Epic and Exile examines the Popular Front- oriented cultural initiatives of the 1930s less in terms of their political strategy than in their function as a cultural and literary program for the exiles, implying a specific relationship to questions of artistic form, historical conceptions, and indeed the political as such. A popular front aesthetics is, Bivens argues, realist and modernist at once, and, in its focus on the opacities and contradictions of everyday life as a historical formation, it is particularly concerned with problems of the epic form
Concrete utopia : history and labor in the German Communist novel by Hunter Bivens( )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.49 (from 0.49 for Epic and e ... to 0.86 for Concrete u ...)