Sebastian Weier

Becoming Detroit: Techno Music and the German Post-Nation Narrative

Sebastian Weier

Abstract:The paper analyses the erasure of American and specifically African-American presences in German Techno historiography within the context of the formation of a post-national German discourse after the Wende (viz. German reunification).

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Key words: Techno (Music and History), Post-Nation, Becoming Detroit, Germany Wende, Black Musical Culture

Academic Title:  PhD
Institution: Saarland University
Country: Germany

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