What do People Speak about in the Cabin?
Some New Ideas about the Cajütenbuch by Charles Sealsfield Cover Image
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Worüber spricht man in der Cajüte? Charles Sealsfi elds Cajütenbuch neu beleuchtet
What do People Speak about in the Cabin? Some New Ideas about the Cajütenbuch by Charles Sealsfield

Author(s): Lukáš Motyčka
Subject(s): Sociology, Austrian Literature, Interwar Period (1920 - 1939)
Published by: Slovanský ústav Akademie věd ČR, v. v. i. and Euroslavica
Keywords: Charles Sealsfield; Cajütenbuch; Nationale Charakteristiken;homoeroticism;

Summary/Abstract: The paper deals with the most famous novel by the Austrian author Charles Sealsfield (1793-1864) Das Cajütenbuch oder Nationale Charakteristiken (1843). By analyzing this novel as a camoufl aged story about personal, individual development (Entwicklungsgeschichte) and a discussion of homoerotic intimacy, the paper off ers a new view of this well-known novel by Charles Sealsfield.

  • Issue Year: XXVII/2016
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Range: 1-22
  • Page Count: 22
  • Language: German