Lijdzaamheid als inspanning: De bezetting van'14-'18 in dagboeken

Translated title of the contribution: Endurance as effort: The occupation of '14-'18 in diaries

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According to the Belgian Cardinal Mercier the citizens of his country had to show 'endurance' during the German occupation. This article examines if and how this idea is manifested in war diaries by authors such as Virginie Loveling, Stijn Streuvels, Georges Eekhoud, Adrien Bayet, Edmond Picard, Marie Gevers and Constance Graeffe.

Translated title of the contributionEndurance as effort: The occupation of '14-'18 in diaries
Original languageDutch
Pages (from-to)119-136
Number of pages18
JournalVerslagen en Mededelingen van de Koninklijke Academie voor Nederlandse Taal- en letterkunde
Issue number2
StatePublished - 2014

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Language and Linguistics
  • Linguistics and Language
  • Literature and Literary Theory


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