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  • Handbuch Kanon und Wertungby Gabriele Rippl; Simone Winko

    J.B. Metzler'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH 2013; US$ 78.29

    Wer sagt, welche Literatur es wert ist, dass wir sie lesen? Das Handbuch zeigt alle Instanzen des Literaturbetriebs, in denen Wertungen von Literatur und Kanonbildungen vorkommen ? von der Literaturkritik über das Verlagswesen bis zu den Literaturhäusern und Museen. Die Ausführungen zu den Kanongeschichten aller größeren Nationalliteraturen verdeutlichen,... more...

  • Grenzen der Literaturby Fotis Jannidis; Simone Winko; Gerhard Lauer

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 196.00

    The concept of "literature" is notoriously vague and defies definition, yet at the same time it is indispensable in an age where traditional subject boundaries are breaking down. This volume discusses possible ways of defining the concept in such a manner that it can be productively deployed heuristically in varied historical and cultural contexts.... more...

  • Kanon, Wertung und Vermittlungby Simone Winko; Claudia Stockinger; Matthias Beilein

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 154.00

    This volume investigates the conditions under which mediation of literature and canon formation take place in the present day. In the first section of the work, the mechanisms of canon formation are described from a theoretical perspective. In the second section, the authors investigate how literary institutions assess and canonize works. The third... more...

  • Rückkehr des Autorsby Fotis Jannidis; Simone Winko; Gerhard Lauer; Matias Martinez

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 224.00

    Theoretical debate has declared the author obsolete. In practice, however, certain usages of the author concept are repeatedly demonstrated as being legitimate. This discrepancy suggests that theoretical reflection on the author fails to do justice to central forms of the scholarly approach to literature. The articles in this volume take both systematic... more...

  • Regeln der Bedeutungby Fotis Jannidis; Simone Winko; Gerhard Lauer; Matías Martínez

    De Gruyter 2003; US$ 210.00

    The volume Regeln der Bedeutung ('Rules of meaning') marks the launch of Revisionen, a projected series of some eight volumes on basic concepts of literary theory. The series aims to reflect on central concepts of literary studies which have become questionable or problematic in the course of recent debates and to open up new perspectives on them in... more...

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