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  • "Gypsies" in European Literature and Cultureby Valentina Glajar; Domnica Radulescu

    Palgrave Macmillan 2008; US$ 110.00

    This book traces representations of "Gypsies" that have become prevalent in the European imagination and culture and influenced the perceptions of Roma in Eastern and Western European societies. more...

  • "Kann man denn auch nicht lachend sehr ernsthaft sein?"by Daniel Fulda; Antje Roeben; Norbert Wichard

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 196.00

    So unwillkürlich es im konkreten Fall erscheinen mag: Lachen in der Literatur und als Effekt, nicht zuletzt auf dem Theater, ist ein Gegenstand komplexer Inszenierungen und überdies Fluchtpunkt poetologischer, anthropologischer und sogar sozialprogrammatischer Ansprüche. Es ist mit einer ganzen Reihe von Gattungen und literarischen Formen... more...

  • 'New Statesman'by Adrian Smith

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 61.95

    This volume reveals how a fledgling Fabian journal came to play a key role in the growth of the modern Labour Party. The author compares its first journalists with later generations of editors and writers and rediscovers the early, and lasting, importance of the British Left's best-known magazine. more...

  • "Sinn und Form"by Stephen Parker; Matthew Philpotts

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 210.00

    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...

  • (Dis-)Artikulationen von Begehrenby Beatrice Michaelis

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 196.00

    Ausgehend von der These, dass hoch- und spätmittelalterliche wissenschaftliche, pragmatische und literarische Darstellungsweisen eines Wissens von sexuellem Begehren, Geschlecht und Körper sich durch ein eigentümliches Zusammentreffen von Reden und Schweigen auszeichnen, untersucht diese Arbeit in Texten des Thomas von Aquin, Robertus... more...

  • (Mis)Representing Islamby John Richardson

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2004; US$ 54.00

    (Mis)Representing Islam explores and illustrates how élite broadsheet newspapers are implicated in the production and reproduction of anti-Muslim racism. The book approaches journalistic discourse as the inseparable combination of ‘social practices’, ‘discursive practices’ and the ‘texts’ themselves from a perspective which fuses Critical Discourse... more...

  • 17. und 18. Jahrhundertby Claudine Moulin; Dominic Harion

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 56.00

    Ein Standardwerk zur Deutschen Sprachgeschichte in neuer, aktualisierter und ergänzter Auflage. Der zweite, noch zusammen mit dem Verfasser überarbeitete Band setzt den Schwerpunkt auf das Deutsche in der Zeit des Absolutismus und der bildungsbürgerlichen Sprachkultivierung. In seiner Verschränkung von Sprach-, Kultur- und Sozialgeschichte... more...

  • 1914-Goodbye to All Thatby Lavinia Greenlaw; Ali Smith; Ales Steger; Jeanette Winterson; Elif Shafak; NoViolet Bulawayo; Colm Toibin; Xiaolu Guo; Erwin Mortier; Kamila Shamsie; Daniel Kehlmann

    Pushkin Press 2014; US$ 12.99

    ;A wide-ranging collection of reflective essays, to mark the centenary of the conflict that changed the world.In this collection of essays, ten leading writers from different countries consider the conflicts that have informed their own literary lives. 1914-Goodbye to All That borrows its title from Robert Graves's "bitter leave-taking of England"... more...

  • 2012 - The Quiz of the Yearby Jack Goldstein; Frankie Taylor

    Andrews UK 2012; US$ 2.99

    2012 has been an eventful year. The London Olympics, the US Presidential elections, the prophecy that the world will end... all of these things have made the news. But do you remember the details? Featured in this quiz are 120 questions covering the news, sport, royalty, films, music, TV and much more. Play by yourself or test your friends and family... more...

  • 2014by Wilfried Barner; Christine Lubkoll; Ernst Osterkamp; Ulrich Raulff

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 49.00

    The Yearbook of the German Schiller Society is an annual journal that primarily publishes essays on German-language literature from the Enlightenment to the present day. This time span coincides with the collections housed at the German Literary Archive in Marbach, which is under the stewardship of the German Schiller Society. Although studies on... more...