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- Editions Rodopi 2014; US$ 88.00
- Primus Verlag 2014; US$ 26.85
Deutsch, was ist das eigentlich? Die Geschichte unserer Sprache umfasst rund 1300 Jahre. Wir benutzen sie wie selbstverständlich und wissen doch nur wenig über sie. Frei von jedem Fachjargon beschreiben die Autoren dieses Buches, beide ausgewiesene Sprachwissenschaftler, die Entwicklung des Deutschen bis in die Gegenwart. Wichtige Themen und prägende... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 34.00
Richard McCormick examines the concepts of postmodernity and postmodernism as they apply to West Germany, discussing them against the background of cultural and political upheaval in that country since the 1960s, rather than exclusively in the more familiar setting of intellectual history. Considering six literary and cinematic texts that are marked... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 45.00
This masterful synthesis of criticism and biography surveys all of Hermann Hesse's major works and many of his minor ones in relation to the intricate psychological design of his entire life history. Eugene Stelzig examines what it means to be an "autobiographical writer" by considering Hesse's fictions of the self as an exemplary instance of the... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 55.95
Heinrich Heine has been one of the liveliest topics in German literary studies for the past fifteen years. His life was marked by an exceptionally high pitch of constant public controversy and an extraordinary quantity of legend and speculation surround his reputation. This biography, the first in English in over twenty years and the first fully documented... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 29.95
In spite of her renown in Germany :is a distinguished poet as well as a writer of fiction and essays, Marie Luisc Kaschnitz (190!-1974) is scarcely recognized in the United States. This first book-length translation into English of her work makes available a selection of poems that dale from the last two decades of her life and that articulate, in... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 140.00
The present study contributes to research on the function of proverbs in the Middle Ages. It examines introductions to Latin sermons with an East Central German and Bavarian provenance that begin with German proverbs. These texts, dating from between 1448 and 1518, are made accessible for the first time in this edition. The contexts of their origin... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2014; US$ 92.00
Auch im beginnenden 21. Jahrhundert bleiben der Nationalsozialismus und die Shoah in der deutschsprachigen Gegenwartsliteratur präsent. Wie schon in den vorangegangenen Jahrzehnten wandeln sich dabei zugleich die Darstellungen kontinuierlich. Literaturwissenschaftler und Literaturwissenschaftlerinnen aus mehreren Ländern analysieren Schlüsseltexte... more...
- Andrews UK 2014; US$ 20.99
This invaluable, time-saving resource provides intercultural ideas for every month of the year. For each festival and tradition you will find background information, key vocabulary, detailed lists of possible teaching activities and optional pupil sheets. Ideas range from making cards and reading/writing poems to playing game and cooking traditional... more...