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Leo Spitzer

Representative Essays

by Alban K. Forcione

  • 357 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Stanford University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Other prose: from c 1900 -,
  • History and criticism,
  • Literary History And Criticism,
  • Literature,
  • Literature: Classics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMadeline Sutherland (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages484
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7928614M
    ISBN 100804713677
    ISBN 109780804713672

    Leo Spitzer is on Facebook. Join Facebook to connect with Leo Spitzer and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the. Robert James Spitzer (born Septem ) is an American political scientist, commentator, and r is the author of numerous books, articles, essays, papers, and op-eds on many topics related to American politics.

      Hotel Bolivia: The Culture of Memory in a Refuge from Nazism by Leo Spitzer, "An evocative, thoughtful, and otherwise impressive combination of memoir, oral history, and reflection on the nature of memory by a child of Viennese Jews who immigrated in to the exotic, landlocked South American country.". One of the most influential critics of the twentieth century, Leo Spitzer (–) published more than 1, books and articles in a number of languages, including Basque, Catalan, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Provençal, Romanian, and Spanish.

    Leo Spitzer-whose Viennese Jewish family arrived in La Paz in and who lived in Bolivia for almost ten years-is a historian with a special interest in the interdependence of, and tension between, memory and history. Spitzer, Leo Born Feb. 7, , in Vienna; died Sept. 16, , in Forte dei Marmi, Italy. Austrian philologist. Spitzer studied at the universities of Vienna, Paris, Rome, and Leipzig. He became a professor at the universities of Bonn in , Marburg in , and Cologne in In he emigrated from fascist Germany and took up a post at the.


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Leo Spitzer’s compelling Hotel Bolivia not only is beautifully written but changes the way we think about history This groundbreaking book will become required reading in numerous fields, including Leo Spitzer book American studies, Jewish studies, diaspora.

Spitzer (History/Dartmouth) was born in La Paz in the year his parents arrived, making him in a sense both a participant in and an observer of the central European Jewish refugee experience. In preparation for this book, he engaged in hours of interviews with Austrian and German immigrants to Bolivia.

Leo Spitzer has 46 books on Goodreads with ratings. Leo Spitzer’s most popular book is Hotel Bolivia: The Culture of Memory in a Refuge from Nazism.

Leo Spitzer examines, with exemplary subtlety and detail, the tension between memory and history that shows in their story: their European culture, their Jewish identities, their sense of displacement, and their experience of Bolivia's politics and society/5(7).

LEO SPITZER is the K. Vernon Leo Spitzer book of History Emeritus and Research Professor at Dartmouth College. A Research Fellow at the Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Studies, South Africa, and current Fellow at the Center for the Study of Social Difference, Columbia University, he is the recipient of numerous fellowships, including awards from the John Simon.

“Marianne Hirsch and Leo Spitzer’s monumental book “Ghosts of Home” is a stunning marriage of intellectual curiosity and personal search. [It] reads with the poignancy of memoir, yet in a collective voice.

Spitzer and Hirsch wrote the book together and their voices merge and mingle into each other. Leo Spitzer is the author of Hotel Bolivia ( avg rating, 33 ratings, 7 reviews, published ), Três poemas sobre o êxtase ( avg rating, 12 rati /5.

Looking for books by Leo Spitzer. See all books authored by Leo Spitzer, including Hotel Bolivia: The Culture of Memory in a Refuge From Nazism, and Études de style, and more on ETUDES DE STYLE. by Spitzer Leo. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Lettere di prigionieri di guerra italiani by Leo Spitzer at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. The USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research hosted professors Marianne Hirsch (Columbia University) and Leo Spitzer (Dartmouth College), who gave a lecture based on their recently published book School Photos in Liquid Time: Reframing Difference.

Other articles where Leo Spitzer is discussed: stylistics: (–), the Swiss philologist, and Leo Spitzer (–), the Austrian literary critic. According to followers of these thinkers, style in language arises from the possibility of choice among alternative forms of expression, as for example, between “children,” “kids,” “youngsters,” and “youths,” each of.

Leo Spitzer (), Benedetto Croce (), Elena Croce (), François Rabelais (ca. ?), Grace Frank (), Henri Barbusse (), Honoré de Balzac (), Jaufré Rudel (12th cent), Lope de Vega (), Louis de Rouvroy Saint-Simon duc de (), Wilhelm Meyer-Lübke (). LEO SPITZER is a cultural and comparative historian and a writer working in the interdisciplinary field of Memory Studies.

On the basis of research in Africa, Latin America, and Europe, he employs photography, personal and familial oral history, and wide ranging testimonial materials to examine responses to colonialism and domination as well as postmemories of subordination. Genre/Form: Academic theses: Named Person: Leo Spitzer; Leo Spitzer: Material Type: Thesis/dissertation, Manuscript: Document Type: Book, Archival Material.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Representative essays by Leo Spitzer, Alban K.

Forcione, Herbert Lindenberger, AugustStanford University Press edition, Hardcover in EnglishCited by: 5. Leo Spitzer-whose Viennese Jewish family arrived in La Paz in and who lived in Bolivia for almost ten years-is a historian with a special interest in the interdependence of, and tension between, memory and : Plunkett Lake Press.

Spitzer is a Catholic Priest in the Jesuit order (Society of Jesus) and is currently the President of the Magis Center and the Spitzer Center. Spitzer was President of Gonzaga University from to While president, he significantly increased the programs and curricula in faith, ethics, service, and leadership, and led the.

One of the most influential critics of the twentieth century, Leo Spitzer () published more than 1, books and articles in a number of languages, including Basque, Catalan, English, Read more.

Classical and Christian ideas of world harmony: prolegomena to an interpretation of the word "Stimmung". Leo Spitzer Johns Hopkins Press, - Harmony (Aesthetics) in literature -. Marianne Hirsch and Leo Spitzer's book recaptures Czernowitz's legacy.

Hirsch, who developed the concept of “postmemory” to describe the memory of children of Holocaust survivors in her Family Frames: Photography, Narrative, and Postmemory (), is the daughter of Carl and Lotte Hirsch, Holocaust survivors from Czernowitz who are the book Author: Joshua D.

Zimmerman.Read More View Book Add to Cart Linguistics and Literary History: Essays in Stylistics Leo Spitzer Spitzer discusses the method he evolved for bringing together the two disciplines, linguistics and literary history, and examines the work of Cervantes, Racine, Diderot, and Claudel in the light of this theory.

Leo Spitzer is the Vernon Professor of History Emeritus at Dartmouth College. The recipient of numerous fellowships, including a John Simon Guggenheim Foundation and a National Humanities Center award, he writes on photography, testimony, and Jewish refugee memory and its transmission.