"(Post-)Apocalypse and Robinsonade: George R. Stewart and Arno Schmidt"

Sabine Frost, Visiting Lecturer (Universität Erfurt)
Friday, November 15, 2013 - 1:30pm
Denny 308

This talk focuses on images of civilization and the relationship between humans and the environment in the two post-disaster Robinsonades: George R. Stewart's Earth Abides (1949) and Arno Schmidt's Schwarze Spiegel (Dark Mirrors) (1951).