By Benjamin Harshav, Barbara Harshav

ISBN-10: 0520048423

ISBN-13: 9780520048423

Presents details at the Yiddish language and literature, describes poetic kinds, and gathers poems in Yiddish and English by way of seven of the simplest Jewish American poets.

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Das Gerede von Ethik ist Betrug, bestimmt flir die Dummen. [... ] Der Ausbruch des Krieges macht mir klar, daB die Masse, die unter der Suggestion der Presse und des militarischen Gepranges begeistert durch die StraBen zog, willenlos war. [... ") Fiir viele der Groszschen Generation begann die Zeitrechnung mit dem 4. August 1914, wie Erwin Piscator, der spatere Begriinder des Politischen Theaters und Freund von Grosz, es einmal stellvertretend forrnuliert. , Briefe 1913 - 1959, hrsg. von Herbert Knust, Reinbek bei Hamburg 1979, S.

39 Als Heartfield 1913 in Berlin ankommt, will er Maler werden. Friih hat er die Eltern verloren und lebt als Waise bei verschiedenen Familien in Salzburg und Wiesbaden. 1908 geht er nach Miinchen auf die Staatliche Kunstgewerbeschule. Erste Kontakte zum harten Geschllft der Werbung macht er in der Reklameabteilung einer Papierverarbeitungsfabrik in Mannheim. Nun in Berlin ist "freischaffender Kiinstler,,40 sein erklllrtes Berufsziel. Er besucht die Charlottenburger Kunst- und Handwerkerschule und studiert Aktzeichnen bei Ernst Neumann.

Grosz, Einstein und Heartfield 63 George Grosz, Zuhiilter des Todes, aus der Mappe Gott mit uns, Hrsg. MalikVerlag, Berlin 1921. 64 l. Augenblicke. Dokumentation George Grosz, Fruh urn 5 Uhr, aus der Mappe 1m Schatten, Hrsg. Malik-Verlag, Berlin 1921 . • 65 Grosz, Einstein und Heartfield Die Pleite, Nr. 8, November 1923. Titelblatt: Siegfried Hitler: "Ich schlage vor, daft die Leitung der Politik ICH iibernehme. " "Der morgige Tag findet entweder in Deutschland eine nationale Regierung oder uns tot.

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