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The ecological voice in recent German-Swiss prose
(University of St Andrews, 2005-03) - Thesis
This thesis seeks to investigate the ecological theme in German-Swiss prose of the last thirty years. The role of nature has understandably always been significant in Swiss literature. In a nation that has eked out its ...
Translating Brecht : versions of "Mutter Courage und ihre Kinder" for the British stage
(University of St Andrews, 2009-11-30) - Thesis
This study analyses five British translations of Bertolt Brecht's 'Mutter Courage und ihre Kinder'. Two of these translations were written by speakers of German, and three by well-known British playwrights with no knowledge ...
Visual representation in the work of Joseph Roth, 1923-1932
(University of St Andrews, 2007-06-22) - Thesis
Through an examination of Joseph Roth’s reportage and fiction published between 1923 and 1932, this thesis seeks to provide a systematic analysis of a particular aspect of the author’s literary style, namely his use of ...