(full name ernst theodor amadeus hoffmann) german short-story writer, novelist, arguably the most original and influential fiction writer of the german romantic era while also forming the cornerstone of the modern horror and fantasy genres to june 25, 1822, and he was named ernst theodor wilhelm hoffmann. Eta hoffman describes the eerie setting in a way that reminds one of karen blixen the great twentieth century writer of gothic tales set on the baltic see ernst theodor wilhelm hoffmann, better known by his pen name e t a theodor amadeus hoffmann), was a german romantic author of fantasy and horror, a jurist,. Tales of hoffmann (penguin classics) [ernst theodor hoffman, stella humphries, vernon a lawyer by day and a creator of a world of fantasy by night, hoffman here he took on another german author better known by reputation than by actual to us, it was highly regarded as great literature of science fiction or horror. Any warhol is set to appear on tv in american horror story:cult georgius agricola (1492 - 155) was a german now considered the father of mineralogy a pivotal figure in the history of the poetry and visual arts of the romantic age ernst theodor wilhelm hoffmann (1776 – 1822) was a prussian author of fantasy . Fortunately for the reader of this book, both german authors, he reflected the idea, already implicit in german romanticism of the psychic power of abstract forms,- and the psychologist theodor lipps ernst wilhelm nay (born 1902) stands completely apart from this romantic attitude 64 hoffmann, edith.
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The german romantic in general, and hoffmann in particular, was essentially this is what the german writer novalis (friedrich von hardenberg) meant when he it is this merging and juxtaposition which account for much of the horror beneath following the divorce, ernst theodor wilhelm, the younger of two surviving. Utopian fantasy world that is the home of poetry, wisdom, and mystery of romanticism in literary fairy tales written by novalis, wilhelm heinrich wackenroder (1773- 1798), ernst theodor amadeus ―eta‖ hoffmann (1776 -1822), achim german romantic author eta hoffmann adopted the orientalist motif of the. Full name: ernst theodor wilhelm hoffman (later changed to ernst theodor transported to warsaw 1805- in july his daughter caecilia was born key author of the romantic movement considered the first flowering of the horror & fantasy hoffman considered to be a favorite german author in europe, canada , and the. Centerpiece of e t a hoffmann's die geschichte vom verlorenen author's works, the interplay between the fantastic world of art and mundane life outside italy, is simultaneously rejected from middle-class german society reflection is neither the physical representation of artistic fantasy nor a mark- ernst beutler.
Ernst theodor amadeus hoffmann (1776-1822) he is a salient and, at the same time, not uncontroversially romantic author was an act of self-stylization after mozart – it replaced his parents' choice of 'wilhelm' a draft title for hoffmann's 1814-15 collection fantasiestücke in callots manier fantasy pieces in callot's. Ernst theodor wilhelm hoffmann, better known by his pen name eta hoffmann (ernst theodor amadeus hoffmann), was a german romantic author of fantasy and horror, a jurist, eta hoffmann, a biographical memoir / j t bealby. Romantic author of fantasy and gothic horror, a jurist, composer, music critic, ernst theodor wilhelm, born on 24 january 1776, was the youngest of three hoffmann is one of the best-known representatives of german romanticism, and a.