Joeres, Ruth-Ellen Boetcher. Respectability and Deviance: Nineteenth-Century German Women Writers and the Ambiguity of Representation (Women in Culture and Society). University of Chicago Press, 1998. ISBN: 0226400662. Unmarked text.Very Good. Paperback. (#29999) $12.00
The first major study in English of nineteenth-century German women writers, this book examines their social and cultural milieu along with the layers of interpretation and representation that inform their writing. Writers examined include Annette von Droste-Hulshoff, E. Marlitt, Louise Otto, Fanny Lewald, and Claire von Glumer.