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Romanticism across the disciplines / edited by Larry H. Peer.

Imprint Lanham : University Press of America, c1998.
Description vi, 263 p. ; 23 cm.
Language English
Subject Romanticism.
Format Print, Book
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Other authors / contributors Peer, Larry H.
ISBN 0761811036 (cloth : alk. ppr.)
0761811044 (pbk. : alk. ppr.)
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • Romanticism and History
  • Nationalism and Cultural Identity: The Dialectic of National and Global Views in Herder, A. W. Schlegel, and Goethe
  • Ossian and Risorgimento: The Poetics of Nationalism
  • Il Conciliatore and Music: A Case of Romantic Oversight
  • Romanticism, Music, and Literature
  • Wandering as Topic and Trope in Early Nineteenth-Century German Culture
  • Conceptually Defined Romanticism: Jeanette Winterson's The Passion as Romantic Novel
  • Poesie and Suono: Balzac and Leopardi on Music
  • Romanticism and the Visual Arts
  • Assisting at the Light
  • The Aesthetics of Misplacement: the Romantic Museum
  • Balzac, Painting, and the Problem of Romanticism
  • Romanticism and Philosophy
  • Robert Southey's The Doctor: The Conservatism of Voracious Reading
  • Organic Form in Romantic Theory: The Case of Goethe's Morphology
  • Romantic Agonies: Human Suffering and the Ethical Sublime
  • Notes on Contributors
  • Index