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David Robb

Dr David Robb

Senior Lecturer

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  1. 2016
  2. Published

    The Protest Song of the late 1960s and early 1970s: Franz Josef Degenhardt and Ton Steine Scherben

    Robb, D. Dec 2016 German Pop Music: A Companion. Schutte, U. (ed.). Berlin: De Gruyter, (Companions to Contemporary German Culture; vol. 6)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  3. Published
  4. Forthcoming
  5. Forthcoming

    Censorship, Dissent and the Metaphorical Language of GDR Rock

    Robb, D. 15 Jan 2016 Popular Music in Eastern Europe: Breaking the Cold War Paradigm . Mazierska, E. (ed.). London: Palgrave Macmillan

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  6. Published

    Oppositional Political Identity in the Song Culture of the Vormärz and the 1848 Revolution in Germany

    Robb, D. 2016 Identities, Intertextuality and Performance in Song Culture. Van der Poel, D. (ed.). Leiden: Brill, Leiden, p. 240-266 26 p. (Intersections, Interdisciplinary Studies in Early Modern Culture )

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  7. 2014
  8. Forthcoming

    Music and the Rebirth of Faust in the GDR

    Robb, D. 01 Mar 2014 Music in Goethe's Faust; Goethe's Faust in Music . Byrne Bodley, L. & Krobb, F. (eds.). Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 22 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  9. 2013
  10. Published

    ‘Frisch auf zur Weise von Marseille’: Reveille

    Robb, D. & John, E. Jun 2013

    Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

  11. Published

    ‘Fürsten zum land hinaus’

    Robb, D. & John, E. May 2013

    Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

  12. Published
  13. Published

    ‘Frisch auf mein Volk mit Trommelschlag‘

    Robb, D. & John, E. Apr 2013

    Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

  14. Published
  15. 2012
  16. Published

    ‘Nah bei Wien im deutschen Land’

    Robb, D. & John, E. Nov 2012

    Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

  17. Published

    ‘O du verratnes Deutschland’

    Robb, D. & John, E. Nov 2012

    Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

  18. Published

    ‘Mein Deutschland, strecke die Glieder‘

    Robb, D. & John, E. Oct 2012

    Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

  19. Published

    Muehsam, Brecht, Eisler, and the Twentieth-Century Revolutionary Heritage

    Robb, D. Oct 2012 Music and Protest. Peddie, I. (ed.). Ashgate Publishing

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  20. Published

    In Kuemmernis und Dunkelheit: Schwarz-Rot-Gold

    Robb, D. & John, E. Jan 2012

    Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

  21. Published

    Cold War Protest in East and West German Political Song

    Robb, D. 2012 Global Cold War Literatures: Western, Eastern and Postcolonial Perspectives. Hammond, A. (ed.). Taylor and Francis, p. 156-170 15 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  22. Published
  23. 2011
  24. Published

    ‘Ausgelitten, ausgerungen’

    Robb, D. & John, E. Sep 2011

    Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

  25. Published

    ‘Leute höret die Geschichte’

    Robb, D. & John, E. Aug 2011

    Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

  26. Published

    ‘Was zieht dort zur Brigittenau’

    Robb, D. & John, E. Aug 2011

    Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

  27. Published

    ‘Der Hecker ist gekommen in den Schwarzwald hinein’

    Robb, D. & John, E. Mar 2011

    Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

  28. Published

    ‘Wälzen möcht‘ ich mich vor Trauer’

    Robb, D. & John, E. Mar 2011 Freiburg : Deutsches Volksliedarchiv Freiburg

    Research output: Other contribution

  29. Published

    •‘Seht da steht der große Hecker’

    Robb, D. & John, E. Mar 2011 Freiburg : Deutsches Volksliedarchiv Freiburg

    Research output: Other contribution

  30. Published
  31. Published

    The Legacy of Brecht in GDR Political Song

    Robb, D. 2011 Brecht and the GDR: Culture, Politics, Posterity. Leeder, K. & Bradley, L. (eds.). Camden House, p. 183-200 18 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  32. Published

    The Liedertheater of Wenzel and Mensching: Subversive Use of the Agitprop and Clowning Tradition in the GDR

    Robb, D. 2011 In : Theatre Survey. 52, 2, p. 225-249 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. 2010
  34. Published

    Verehrter Herr und König. Vertonungen des "Hungerlieds" von Georg Weerth in der deutschen Folkbewegung

    Robb, D. & John, E. Sep 2010 Freiburg : Deutsches Volksliedarchiv Freiburg

    Research output: Other contribution

  35. Published

    ‘Sah ein Fürst ein Büchlein stehn’

    Robb, D. & John, E. May 2010 Freiburg : Deutsches Volksliedarchiv Freiburg

    Research output: Other contribution

  36. Published

    Zu Frankfurt an dem Main

    Robb, D. & John, E. May 2010 Deutsches Volksliedarchiv Freiburg

    Research output: Other contribution

  37. Published

    ‘Verehrter Herr und König’: Hungerlied

    Robb, D. & John, E. Apr 2010 Freiburg : Deutsches Volksliedarchiv Freiburg

    Research output: Other contribution

  38. Published

    ‘So hab‘ ich es nach langen Jahren’: Wohlgeboren

    Robb, D. & John, E. Jan 2010 Freiburg : Deutsches Volksliedarchiv Freiburg

    Research output: Other contribution

  39. Published

    Narrative Role-Play in German Cabaret Song and Political Song-theatre

    Robb, D. 2010 In : New Theatre Quarterly. 26/1

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  40. Published

    Playing with the ‘Erbe’: The Legacy of the Songs of the 1848 Revolution in the GDR

    Robb, D. 2010 In : German Life and Letters. 63, 3, p. 295-310 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. Published

    The Court Jesters of the GDR. The Political Clowns-Theatre of Wenzel & Mensching

    Robb, D. 2010 In : Comedy Studies. 1/1, p. 85-100 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. 2009
  43. Published

    'Freifrau von Droste-Vischering’

    Robb, D. & John, E. Dec 2009 Freiburg : Deutsches Volksliedarchiv

    Research output: Other contribution

  44. Published

    ‘Leute tretet rings heran’

    Robb, D. & John, E. Nov 2009 Freiburg : Deutsches Volksliedarchiv Freiburg

    Research output: Other contribution

  45. Published

    ‘War wohl je ein Mensch so frech wie der Bürgermeister Tschech'

    Robb, D. & John, E. Sep 2009 Freiburg : Deutsches Volksliedarchiv Freiburg

    Research output: Other contribution

  46. Published

    ‘Ich bin ein guter Untertan’

    Robb, D. & John, E. Jul 2009 Freiburg : Deutsches Volksliedarchiv Freiburg

    Research output: Other contribution

  47. Published

    "For a' that" und "Trotz alledem". Robert Burns, Ferdinand Freiligrath und ihre Rezeption in der deutschen Folkbewegung

    Robb, D. & John, E. May 2009 Freiburg : Deutsches Volksliedarchiv Freiburg

    Research output: Other contribution

  48. Published

    ‘Schlaf’ mein Kind schlaf’ leis’

    Robb, D. & John, E. May 2009 Freiburg : Deutsches Volksliedarchiv Freiburg

    Research output: Other contribution

  49. Published

    A Common European Song Heritage in the Nineteenth Century Songs of Ireland and Germany

    Robb, D. 2009 In : Traditiones. 38/1, p. 141-160 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  50. 2008
  51. Published

    ‘Trotz alledem’

    Robb, D. & John, E. Dec 2008 Freiburg : Deutsches Volksliedarchiv Freiburg

    Research output: Other contribution

  52. 2007
  53. Published

    Protest Song in East and West Germany since the 1960s

    Robb, D. Sep 2007 Camden House. 256 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  54. Published
  55. 2006
  56. Published

    Carnivalesque meets Modernity in the Films of Karl Valentin and Charlie Chaplin

    Robb, D. Jan 2006 Remapping World Cinema. Identity, Culture and Politics in Film. Dennison, S. & Lim, S. H. (eds.). Wallflower, p. 89-100 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  57. Published

    Traditionsstiftung der Revolution. Zum politischen Lied in Deutschland

    Robb, D. 2006 Die Entdeckung des sozialkritischen Liedes. John, E. (ed.). Waxmann, p. 141-152 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  58. 2005
  59. Published
  60. Published
  61. 2003
  62. Published

    Clowneske Kabarett-Ästhetik, am Beispiel Karl Valentin und Wenzel & Mensching

    Robb, D. 2003 Hundert Jahre Kabarett zwischen Protest und Propaganda. Zur Inszenierung gesellschaftlicher Identität zwischen Protest und Propaganda. McNally, J. & Sprengel, P. (eds.). Königshausen & Neumann, p. 123-135 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  63. Published

    Reviving the Dead: Montage and Temporal Dislocation in Karls Enkel’s Liedertheater

    Robb, D. 2003 Politics and Culture in 20th Century Germany. Niven, B. & Jordan, J. (eds.). Camden House, p. 143-161 19 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  64. Published

    Zwischen Zensur und Beförderung. Das Liedertheater Karls Enkel in der DDR

    Robb, D. 2003 Zensur im modernen deutschen Kulturraum. Mueller, B. (ed.). Niemeyer, p. 215-233 19 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  65. 2002
  66. Published

    “Seid reinlich bei Tage und säuisch bei Nacht.” Karls Enkel’s “Dahin! Dahin! Ein Göte-Abend”

    Robb, D. Jan 2002 In : Goethe Yearbook. 11, p. 327-346 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  67. Published

    Techno in Germany. Musical Origins and Cultural Relevance

    Robb, D. 2002 In : German as a Foreign Language. 2, p. 130-149 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  68. Published
  69. 2001
  70. Published

    Cities, Clocks and Chaos. A Modernist Perception of Time in the Comedy of Karl Valentin

    Robb, D. 2001 Wien – Berlin – Prag: Modernity, Minorities and Migration Between the Wars. Marten-Finnis, S. & Uecker, M. (eds.). Peter Lang, p. 77-90 14 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  71. Published
  72. 2000
  73. Published

    A Carnivalesque Clowns Act Spanning the GDR and United Germany

    Robb, D. Feb 2000 In : German Studies Review. 1, 1, p. 53-68 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  74. Published

    The GDR Singebewegung: Metamorphosis and Legacy

    Robb, D. 2000 In : Monatshefte. 92/2, p. 199-216 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  75. 1999
  76. Published

    Literary Heritage in the “Clowns-Liedertheater” of Wenzel and Mensching

    Robb, D. 1999 In : German Life and Letters. 3, p. 382-397 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  77. 1998
  78. Published
  79. 1996
  80. Published