Die Pleite

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Die Pleite was a German periodical founded and edited by George Grosz, Wieland Herzfelde, and John Heartfield, which ran from 1919 to 1924.[1][2] The magazine was part of the Berlin Dada scene[3] and was known for its ruthless critiques of the Weimar Republic in addition to its prescient awareness of the emergence of right-wing extremism throughout Europe.[4]


  1. ^ Die Pleite
  2. ^ Peter Brooker (2013). Europe 1880 - 1940. Oxford University Press. p. xi. ISBN 978-0-19-965958-6. Retrieved 10 July 2016. 
  3. ^ "Dada and Modernist Magazines". Dada companion. Retrieved 10 July 2016. 
  4. ^ Library of Duke University

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