Thomas W. Kniesche's scientific contributions

Citations

... The formal adaptations reflect a departure from Rossmann's Valensky texts and bring Die Patrioten more in line with the postmodern and Austrian tradition of highlighting socio-political concerns through narrative experimentation. 12 Yet, unlike her counterparts, Rossmann focuses her critique in this novel on one specific issue: the post-truth political environment in which it was written. 13 The Oxford dictionary defines "post-truth", also its 2016 word of the year, as "Relating to or denoting circumstances in which objective facts are less influential in shaping public opinion than appeals to emotion and personal belief" (Oxford Languages 2020). ...