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In the Place of LanguageLiterature and the Architecture of the Referent$
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Claudia Brodsky

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780823230006

Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: March 2011

DOI: 10.5422/fso/9780823230006.001.0001

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Benjamin's and Goethe's Passagen: Ottilie under Glass

Benjamin's and Goethe's Passagen: Ottilie under Glass

(p.75) 2. Benjamin's and Goethe's Passagen: Ottilie under Glass
In the Place of Language

Claudia Brodsky

Fordham University Press

This chapter uses the story of Wahlverwandtschaften in order to demonstrate how thoughts and feelings are strongly expressed in a certain story. It shows that by creating confusion in readers or making them feel what is really expressed in the story makes a literary piece both convincing and well built.

Keywords:   Wahlverwandtschaften, story, literature, writing

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