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  • Neue Diskurse der Gelehrtenkultur in der Frühen Neuzeitby Herbert Jaumann; Gideon Stiening

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 280.00

    Die Neuen Diskurse führen den 2011 erschienenen Band fort, bringen Diskurse verschiedener Disziplinen zusammen und sind daher für Fragen der Disziplinen- undWissenschaftsgeschichte interessant. Über 20 Beiträge zur frühneuzeitlichen Gelehrtenkultur behandeln Themen wie Gelehrtenrepublik, Bücherzensur,Politik- und Theologiekonzepte, Bildstreit, Atheismus,... more...

  • Handbuch der deutsch-jüdischen Literaturby Hans Otto Horch

    De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2015; US$ 252.00

    Research activity on German-language literature by Jewish authors has intensified, especially since the 1970s. However, until now there has been no single work to compile and evaluate this body of literary work. This Handbook successfully fulfills this need. A historical section addresses the course of German-Jewish literature since the beginning of... more...

  • Submissionby Michel Houellebecq; Lorin Stein

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2015; US$ 25.99

    A controversial, intelligent, and mordantly funny new novel from France's most famous literary figure Paris, 2022. François is bored. He's a middle-aged lecturer at the Sorbonne and an expert on J. K. Huysmans, the famous nineteenth-century "decadent" author. But François's own decadence is considerably smaller in scale. He sleeps with his students,... more...

  • Art and Poetryby Jacques Maritain

    Philosophical Library 2015; US$ 9.99

    Originally titled Frontières de la Poésie (1935), this book by Jacques Maritain, whose philosophical writings read as interestingly as a novel, will be welcomed by all who are seeking a better understanding of the art of our time. The book delves into Maritain?s thoughts on the nature and subjectivity of art and poetry. As a philosopher, Maritain... more...

  • Disputed Titlesby Natasha Tessone

    Bucknell University Press 2015; US$ 89.99

    Disputed Titles illuminates the ways in which inheritance shaped British novels of the Romantic period allowing them to negotiate the broader concerns of religious, ethnic, and national identities. It examines legal and material practices of inheritance and traces how the political and discursive implications developed of inheritance in discrete... more...

  • Erzählen im Raumby Silvan Wagner

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 166.60

    Far from being a modern invention, virtual space is a characteristic element of the courtly epic of the High Middle Ages. The performative act of narration engenders two virtual spaces, the narrative space and the space of the story, which only last as long as the literary communication and only exist for the participants. Literary space... more...

  • Lucas Fernández: Farsas y églogasby Françoise Maurizi

    Boydell & Brewer 2015; US$ 95.00

    La edición que aquí se presenta se basa en el estudio cuidadoso de los dos únicos ejemplares que quedan del impreso de 1514. Va acompañada de una introducción novedosa, de numerosas notas a pie de página, imprescindibles hoy para la comprensión del texto, de un importante glosario y de una bibliografía al día. This edition is based on a careful comparison... more...

  • Spenser in the Momentby Paul J. Hecht; J. B. Lethbridge; Gavin Alexander; April Bernard; Elisabeth Chaghafi; K. Silem Mohammad; Syrithe Pugh; Gordon Teskey; Kathryn Walls; David Scott Wilson-Okamura

    Fairleigh Dickinson University Press 2015; US$ 74.99

    Spenser in the Moment argues that contrary to anyone?s expectation, Spenser studies may be on the brink of a revolution. Bringing together scholars from three continents, it surveys established methods?classical reception, book history, Spenser?s religious historicism, diving deep into Spenser?s musicality?and then makes the case that there may... more...

  • Jüdisch-christliche Liebesbeziehungen im Werk Leopold Kompertsby Ingrid Steiger-Schumann

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 168.00

    Die Erzählungen Komperts schildern atmosphärisch dicht jüdisches Leben in der böhmischen ?Gasse?. Sie sind von interkultureller Problematik der Liebesbeziehungen bestimmt. Im Roman ?Zwischen Ruinen? (1875) glückt eine religionsübergreifende Eheverbindung, ermöglicht durch die neu eingeführte Ziviltrauung. Das steht exemplarisch für die... more...

  • Pierrot/Lorcaby Emilio Peral Vega

    Boydell & Brewer 2015; US$ 95.00

    Peral Vega explores the importance of Pierrot as a symbol of failure in matters of love in García Lorca's imagery and his literary and personal life. more...