Die Funktion des Schweigens in Herta Müllers Erzählung "Niederungen"

  • The motif of silence falls not only on Herta Müller‘s first collection of short stories, but is a basic recurrent idea of her entire work. Silence and fear emerge through various mechanism of power and manifest themselves violently on the psyches of Herta Müllers figures. As the child of Niederungen is aware of his command of silence, he tries to turn against the instrumentally generated norms of the Banat Swabians society. The speech prohibition is a shocking experience, which he perceives physically.

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Author:Claudia Spiridon-Şerbu
URN:urn:nbn:de:hebis:30:3-655774
URL:http://uniblaga.eu/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/39.1.9.pdf
ISSN:2247-4633
ISSN:1454-5144
Parent Title (German):Germanistische Beiträge
Publisher:Lehrstuhl für Germanistik an der Lucian-Blaga-Universität Sibiu/Hermannstadt
Place of publication:Sibiu / Hermannstadt
Document Type:Article
Language:German
Year of Completion:2016
Year of first Publication:2016
Publishing Institution:Universitätsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg
Release Date:2022/01/19
Tag:communism; constraint; dictatorship; fear; suppression
Volume:39
Page Number:18
First Page:156
Last Page:173
HeBIS-PPN:491253869
Dewey Decimal Classification:8 Literatur / 83 Deutsche und verwandte Literaturen / 830 Literaturen germanischer Sprachen; Deutsche Literatur
Sammlungen:Germanistik / GiNDok
Zeitschriften / Jahresberichte:Germanistische Beiträge / Germanistische Beiträge 39.2016
Journal:urn:nbn:de:hebis:30:3-655681
Licence (German):License LogoDeutsches Urheberrecht