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By Nicole Moore,Christina Spittel

An account of fraught and complicated cross-cultural literary alternate among hugely precise - even uniquely adverse - interpreting contexts, Australian Literature within the German Democratic Republic has resonance for all newly international reckonings of the cultural chilly struggle. operating from the intense documents of the East German publishing and censorship regime, the authors materially music the creation and reception of 1 country’s corpus as anticipated by way of one other. The ninety Australian titles released within the GDR shape another canon, revealing a shadowy literary archive that rewrites Australia’s postwar cultural background from at the back of the iron curtain and illuminates a number of ironies for the GDR as a ‘reading nation’. This e-book brings jointly major German and Australian students within the fields of e-book heritage, German and Australian cultural background, Australian and postcolonial literatures, and postcolonial and cross-cultural idea, with rising writers presently navigating among the 2 cultures.

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