Publisher description for Pop culture Germany! : media, arts, and lifestyle / Catherine C. Fraser, Dierk O. Hoffmann, and Angelika Weiss.

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Like no other volume of its kind, Pop Culture Germany!</i> captures the breadth and vitality of popular culture in modern Germany, exploring both familiar and lesser-known aspects of German art, entertainment, television, music, and film.

Written by expert contributors who are rooted in German language and culture, the book focuses on German popular culture since 1945, providing an indispensable guide for anyone planning a trip to Germany for business or pleasure or for those who wish to have a deeper understanding of the German nation. This book offers a concise, in-depth overview of the evolution and impact of German media, arts, lifestyles, and recreation, written with a historical perspective.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Popular culture -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Germany -- Civilization -- 20th century.