Literary Value and Sublime Irrelevance in Judith Hermann's 'Summerhouse, Later: Stories'

By Steven James Joyce.

Published by The Humanities Collection

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Judith Hermann's highly acclaimed Summerhouse, Later: Stories, suggests that the legitimacy and value of "knowledge" conveyed by literature exist between "social utility" and "sublime irrelevance".

Keywords: Judith Hermann, Epistemology, Humanities, Literary Knowledge, German Literature

International Journal of the Humanities, Volume 3, Issue 7, pp.49-56. Article: Print (Spiral Bound). Article: Electronic (PDF File; 1.775MB).

Dr. Steven James Joyce

Steven Joyce, Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1988. Interests: Thomas Bernhard, G.B. Shaw, literary theory, translation. Scholarly Book: Transformations and Texts: G. B. Shaw's Buoyant Billions, Camden House, 1992. Courses taught: German 101-104; comparative studies 201, 203, 306, 367; English 378. 1988, 2000 recipient OSU-M Outstanding Teaching Award; 1996 OSU-M recipient Excellence in Research Award. Articles on Thomas Bernhard, G.B. Shaw, Christa Wolf, T.C Boyle, Michael Ondaatje, Calvino.

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