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  • "Dearest Georg": Love, Literature, and Power in Dark Timesby Veza & Elias Canetti; Karen Lauer; David Dollenmayer

    Other Press 2010; US$ 17.99

    In 1934, Veza Taubner and Elias Canetti were married in Vienna. Elias describes the arrangement to his brother Georges as a ?functional? marriage. Meanwhile, an intense intellectual love affair develops between Veza and Georges, a young doctor suffering fromtuberculosis. Four years later, Veza and Elias flee Nazi-ruled Vienna to London, where... more...

  • "Geschenke an Aufmerksame"by Irene Fußl

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 112.00

    This book provides access to the Jewish mystic side of selected poems by Paul Celan. The reader is led to a crossing point in the poem with the poet's consciously or unconsciously instilled cultural knowledge. Here an interpretation is proposed which correlates with the poet?s cultural knowledge and reading experience. Thus many of Celan?s... more...

  • 'Harmonisch entgegengesetzt'by Marion Hiller

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 126.00

    "Harmoniously opposed" is a fundamental phrase in Hölderlin's poetology. Until now, however, there has been no systematic study consistently following this central representational structure through Hölderlin's poetic and poetological writings. The present monograph attempts to remedy this deficiency by taking the fundamental structure of... more...

  • "Poëtische Individualität"by Martin Endres

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 112.00

    Hölderlin?s Ode Empedocles has never before been the subject of a study comparing its intrinsic literary value to dramatic undertakings with the same name. For the first time, this study provides an accurate textual interpretation along with a new edition of the work that includes all original sources. The basic reflections on poetic methods... more...

  • ,Vexatio dat intellectum'by Armin Brülhart

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 126.00

    The verse poem The Ring written in around 1410 by Heinrich Wittenwiler is regarded as a highly paradoxical poetical work, because its content combines coarse peasant vulgarity with didactic gravitas. However, this does not by any means exhaust the contradictory nature of the poem. The present study pursues the aim of describing the poem?s... more...

  • 'ihrem Originale nachzudenken'by Helmut Berthold

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 112.00

    Although Lessing translated from the major European languages, and translation became a subject of literary criticism in the 18th century for the first time, Lessing?s role in this has seldom been examined. The present volume contains papers on Lessing?s theory and practice of translation, on his translations of individual authors, and on... more...

  • ¡Juguemos! (Let's Play)by Sara A. Johnson

    Shell Education 2010; US$ 8.99

    Did you know that you use subtraction when you play games? Everything from picking a winning team, jumping rope, and playing hopscotch uses subtraction. See subtraction in action as you read this book! 32pp. more...

  • 1731-1733by Johann Christoph Gottsched; Detlef Döring; Rüdiger Otto; Michael Schlott; Franziska Menzel

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 349.00

    Dieser zweite Band der Briefedition zeigt, dass Gottsched bereits in den frühen 1730er Jahren eine einflussreiche Position im akademisch-kulturellen Leben Leipzigs einnahm. Dies dokumentieren seine Universitätskarriere und sein Wirken als Senior der Deutschen Gesellschaft. Der Briefwechsel gibt genaue Einblicke in die Arbeit dieser ersten... more...

  • 1734-1735by Detlef Döring; Rüdiger Otto; Michael Schlott; Franziska Menzel

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 335.00

    Der vorliegende dritte Band der Briefedition dokumentiert den Briefwechsel der Jahre 1734 und 1735. Mit seiner Ernennung zum Professor für Logik und Metaphysik und seiner Heirat mit Luise Adelgunde Victorie Kulmus ist Gottsched Mitte der 1730er Jahre in Leipzig fest etabliert. Die Briefe bieten wichtige Einblicke in die Entwicklung der... more...

  • 1738- Juni 1739by Detlef Döring; Rüdiger Otto; Michael Schlott; Franziska Menzel

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 321.00

    In the years 1738/39, Gottsched was mostly concerned with two events: his departure from the ?Deutsche Gesellschaft? which he had been heading and the resulting developments, and the continuation of his disputes on the philosophy of Christian Wolff which he had been conducting with the Lutheran-Orthodox theologians. Through the support... more...