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  • Deutsche Exilliteratur im niederländisch-deutschen Beziehungsgeflechtby Els Andringa

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 116.72

    The book traces pathways of communication by authors and publishers who fled from German speaking areas to the Netherlands after 1933, and examines their reception and continued impact in the periods before, during, and after WWII. Case examples of individual authors and publishers are brought together to create a historical fabric of... more...

  • My Prizesby Thomas Bernhard; Carol Janeway

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2010; US$ 22.00

    A gathering of brilliant and viciously funny recollections from one of the twentieth century?s most famous literary enfants terribles. Written in 1980 but published here for the first time, these texts tell the story of the various farces that developed around the literary prizes Thomas Bernhard received in his lifetime. Whether it was the Bremen... more...

  • Schwindelby Eberhard Biesinger; Heinrich Iro

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 17.83

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  • Herta Müllerby Bettina Brandt; Valentina Glajar

    UNP - Nebraska Paperback 2013; US$ 40.00

    Two languages?German and Romanian?inform the novels, essays, and collage poetry of Nobel laureate Herta Müller. Describing her writing as ?autofictional,? Müller depicts the effects of violence, cruelty, and terror on her characters based on her own experiences in Communist Romania under the repressive Nicolae Ceau?escu regime. Herta Müller:... more...

  • Grotesque Ambivalenceby Mary Cosgrove

    De Gruyter 2004; US$ 116.72

    Die 1992 gegründete Buchreihe ist interdisziplinär ausgerichtet; sie umfasst wissenschaftliche Monographien, Aufsatzsammlungen und kommentierte Quelleneditionen vom 18. Jahrhundert bis zur Gegenwart. Der Begriff deutsch-jüdische Literatur bzw. Kultur verweist auf Werke jüdischer Autoren in deutscher Sprache, insoweit jüdische Aspekte... more...

  • W. G. Sebaldby Scott Denham; Mark McCulloh

    De Gruyter 2006; US$ 159.18

    The series publishes monographs and edited volumes that showcase significant scholarly work at the various intersections that currently motivate interdisciplinary inquiry in German cultural studies. Topics span all periods of German and German-speaking lands and cultures from the local to the global, with a special focus on demonstrating... more...

  • The Diverby Alfred Neven DuMont

    St. Martin's Press 2010; US$ 6.79

    "A wonderfully melancholy, tight and precisely constructed novel." ?Berliner Morgenpost The Diver is a beautifully written and observed novel about Albert?eighty-two and suffering from Parkinson's, following the death of his beloved twenty-year-old daughter, Glorie, who disappeared during a scuba dive off the Cayman Islands. Glorie had... more...

  • Angst en vrees in het theater van de herinneringby N.O. Eke

    Amsterdam University Press 2005; US$ 10.50

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  • Durs Grünbeinby Michael Eskin; Karen Leeder; Christopher Young

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 26.49

    The series offers lively, comprehensive accounts of contemporary German culture written by experts and designed for advanced student readers and scholars alike. Both in monographs and closely-defined edited collections, it aims to introduce major authors, thinkers, filmmakers, literary topics, genres and landmark individual works, focusing... more...

  • Zwischen Enthüllen und Versteckenby Petra S. Fiero

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 95.49

    Barbara Honigmann?s texts oscillate between disclosure and concealment. This leitmotif manifests itself in the choice of genre and structure of her works, in her use of language, in the way she draws her characters and in her double life as a woman writing in German and a painter leading a religious life in Strasbourg. The study provides a... more...