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Austenfeld, Thomas Carl

American Women Writers and the Nazis

Ethics and Politics in Boyle, Porter, Stafford, and Hellman Thomas Carl Austenfeld

As expatriates in Germany and Austria in the 1930s, Kay Boyle, Katherine Anne Porter, Jean Stafford, and Lillian Hellman saw the rise of Nazi ideology firsthand. And while all four clearly realized—as their work demonstrates—that ethical behavior is the personal corollary of political... More