Enlightenment
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An in-depth study of major texts from the German cultural and literary traditions, going from the Enlightenment to twentieth-century critical appraisals of that very same Enlightenment tradition. Authors considered include Kant, Mendelssohn, Goethe, Hoffmann, Rilke, Kafka, Kracauer, Simmel, Brecht, the brothers Mann, Benjamin, Riefenstahl, Celan, Arendt, Wolf, and Habermas. Taught in English.

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