The Humanist Ulrich von Hutten
A Reappraisal of his Humor
Ulrich von Hutten (1488-1523), Renaissance-Reformation publisher and ardent champion of German nationalism, has previously been characterized as a bitter and vehement political satirist. From this concise, critical survey of his comic writing a more balanced, congenial image of Hutten emerges.
KeywordsGerman Studies; Literature
PublisherUniversity of North Carolina Press
Publication date and placeChapel Hill, 1969
SeriesUNC Studies in the Germanic Languages and Literatures, 61
Literature: history & criticism