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  • Wissenstransfer und Auctoritas in der frühneuzeitlichen niederländischsprachigen Literaturby Bettina Noak

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2014; US$ 39.43

    Biographische Informationen Dr. Bettina Noak arbeitet als Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin am Institut für Deutsche und Niederländische Philologie der FU Berlin.   Reihe Berliner Mittelalter- und Frühneuzeitforschung - Band 019 more...

  • Geordnete Spontaneitätby Jan Oliver Jost-Fritz

    Universitätsverlag Winter 2014; US$ 45.70

    Die Lyrik Achim von Arnims ist immer noch das Stiefkind der sonst recht regen Diskussion um Arnim im Besonderen und die Romantik im Allgemeinen. Seine Abwesenheit im Kanon romantischer Lyrik, eine nicht immer glücklich verlaufene Editionsgeschichte, aber auch der bisweilen etwas spröde Charakter vieler Gedichte selbst standen einer ausführlichen Auseinandersetzung... more...

  • Concerning the Atlas of Scotlandby Tom Pow

    Birlinn 2014; US$ 11.65

    Tom Pow spent six months as writer in residence at the National Library of Scotland Map Library in Edinburgh. He was so inspired by the collection that they hold and by the stories that they tell that he wrote a collection of poetry based on that experience. Published by Polygon but with input from the National Library and illustrated with details... more...

  • Handbuch Niederländischby Jelle Stegeman

    WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2014; US$ 165.10

    Wie entstand die niederländische Sprache? Ist Afrikaans eine Variante des Holländischen? Jelle Stegeman berührt in seiner reich dokumentierten Geschichte der niederländischen Sprachkultur eine Vielzahl solcher Fragestellungen und untersucht das Niederländische in seinem jeweiligen politischen, sozio-ökonomischen und kulturellen Kontext von den Anfängen... more...

  • The Inspectorby Richard Nelson; Richard Pevear; Larissa Volokhonsky; Nikolai Gogol

    Theatre Communications Group 2014; US$ 15.95

    A new series translating the major works of Russian drama. more...

  • Alchemie und Poesieby Joachim Telle; Wilhelm Kühlmann; Didier Kahn

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 238.00

    The studies presented in ?Alchemy and Poetry? constitute an 'alchemical Parnassus' without parallel in the historiography of literature in the German language. This work documents for the first time a subset of early-modern points of intersection between natural history and poetry. Its position as a foundational work is assured by approx. thirty informative... more...

  • Entsagung und Routinesby Moritz Baßler

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 140.00

    Why do the narratives of Poetic Realism often culminate in renunciation? And how did this German literary epoch finally come to an end? Is there any unity in the numerous ?isms? that took its place around 1900? This volume seeks to answer these questions in terms of historical processes. Individual studies present a structural model of realistic narrative,... more...

  • Licht für andere Augenby Hendrik Rost

    Wallstein Verlag 2013; US$ 14.66

    Hauptbeschreibung Hendrik Rost ist ein äußerst wacher und genauer Beobachter. Sein Blick fixiert das ganz Kleine, das Familiäre ebenso wie die großen Zusammenhänge: Geschichte, politische Verwerfungen, Klimawandel. Seine Fähigkeit, beides im Text zusammenzubringen, hart aufeinanderprallen zu lassen oder in eine geradezu zärtliche Balance zu bringen,... more...

  • The Last Rightby Marianne Thamm

    Jacana Media 2013; US$ 16.99

    "The Last Right" is the true story of Craig Schonegevel who suffered from the extremely variable condition known as Neurofibromatosis Type 1. In Craig?s case his life was mostly one of operations, pain and suffering and his brave attempts to slay the NF 1 dragon that kept on gnawing at his life and his body. His extraordinary courage in the face of... more...

  • Nachkriegsmoderneby Fabian Lampart

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 140.00

    This volume examines German poetry from 1945 to 1960 with a focus on how the literary life of the post-war years renegotiated the construction of modernity. At the heart of the work are exemplary studies about Benn, Brecht, Eich, Huchel, Krolow, Celan, Bachmann, Rühmkorf, and Enzensberger. The book challenges the view that there was rapid assimilation... more...