All titles of Karl Heinz Bohrer

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    Aesthetic Negativity

    On the problem of Literary and Philosophical Nihilism
    Alongside the important positivistic philosophies of the early 19th century, the representation of a negative experience of time became a dominant literary topic, as the great writers of the age ... More about this title

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    An Autonomous and Systematic Critique of Paradigms

    On Agonal Thought
    Thought that concerns itself with real insight seeks out the weaknesses in the 'official' version of things. Regarding accepted arguments with suspicion is what keeps the intellect flexible. ... More about this title

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    Aspects of Tragedy

    Manifestation, pathos, lamentation
    2500 years ago, Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides created the theatrical language of Tragedy as a means of describing the conflicts of their time. It is a language that to this day has not lost ... More about this title

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    Ecstasies of Time

    In his much-praised Gadam Lectures, Karl Heinz Bohrer has analysed our relationship to time and history from a wide perspective. "Instead of keeping alive the long, often sombre, always ... More about this title

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    Great Style

    Friedrich Nietzsche postulated that "great style emerges when the beautiful triumphs over the monstrous", yet there is hardly a term that causes more problems in aesthetic debate than "style". ... More about this title

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    Imaginations of Evil

    Why does literary imagination make a pact with evil? Artists everywhere have always been attracted by the sphere of violence, horror and war, yet all attempts to define evil, from a ... More about this title

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    Provincialism

    Provincialism – this is the provocative banner under which Karl Heinz Bohrer rallies his deliberately "non-p.c." studies on political, academic and cultural attitudes. And, judging from ... More about this title

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    Shrapnel

    Story of a Childhood
    When the roaring bombers had finally turned away from Cologne and the sound of the defensive fire had died down, the boys would start gathering garish shards of shrapnel from the streets: little ... More about this title

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    The Limits of Aesthetics

    What are the limitis of aesthetics? Not too long ago, they were determined, by political and moral definition, to protect the essence of artistic merit. In the meantime, the term "aesthetics" has ... More about this title

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