[An] important contribution to current scholarship on Berlin in the Cold War period. Although this is an anthology, it is well conceived to focus on various aspects of Berlin culture during the years of the Cold War.A" -Stephen Brockmann, Carnegie Mellon
Über den Autor und weitere Mitwirkende
Philip Broadbent is Assistant Professor in the Department of Germanic Studies at the University of Texas at Austin. He has published on literary representations of post-1990 Berlin and contemporary European fiction. His current book project looks at the emergence of cool aesthetics in West Germany. Sabine Hake is the Texas Chair of German Literature and Culture in the Department of Germanic Studies at the University of Texas at Austin. She is the author of five books, including German National Cinema (2008, 2nd rev. ed.) and Topographies of Class: Modern Architecture and Mass Society in Weimar Berlin (2008). She has published numerous articles and edited volumes on German film and Weimar culture. Her current book project deals with the fascist imaginary in post-fascist cinema.