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Androgynous Authorship. Poetry And Gender In The Prose Works Of Clemens Brentano. Silke Horstkotte

Androgynous Authorship. Poetry And Gender In The Prose Works Of Clemens Brentano.

Silke Horstkotte

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ISBN : 9783484151048
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The present study examines authorship identity patterns in the works of Clemens Brentano (1778-1842), inquiring specifically into the function of poetological and transcendental-philosophical models of androgyny. The confusion of gender identities isMoreThe present study examines authorship identity patterns in the works of Clemens Brentano (1778-1842), inquiring specifically into the function of poetological and transcendental-philosophical models of androgyny. The confusion of gender identities is observable not only in Brentanos fictional writings but also plays a significant role in his letters to Achim von Arnim and Sophie Mereau. The study interprets it as a principle of literary structure and situates it in the context of narratological analysis.