By Marline Otte

on the flip of the century, German well known leisure was once a realm of remarkable chance for Jewish performers. This 2006 learn explores the phrases in their engagement and can pay homage to the various ways that German Jews have been instrumental within the beginning of an incomparably wealthy international of pop culture. It lines the kaleidoscope of demanding situations, possibilities and paradoxes Jewish women and men confronted of their interactions with predominantly gentile audiences. glossy Germany used to be a society riddled by means of conflicts and contradictory impulses, continually torn among wants to reject, regulate and have a good time person and collective distinction. This booklet demonstrates that an research of well known leisure should be the most leading edge how you can hint this complex negotiation all through a interval of significant social and political turmoil.

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