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  • Der Methodentransfer nach Watsuji Tetsuroby Bianca Boteva-Richter

    Traugott Bautz 2009; US$ 19.28

    Der Methodentransfer nach Watsuji Tetsuro stellt eine neue interkulturelle Methodik dar, die eine weitere Antwort auf die Probleme der interkuitu reiten Philosophie sucht. Als asiatisch-abendländische Hermeneutik in einem dialektischen Dreierschritt ausgeführt, tritt sie aus den methodischen Ursprungsorten hinaus und bietet eine weitere, kulturübergreifende... more...

  • Transatlantic Avant-Gardesby Eric B. White

    Edinburgh University Press 2013; Not Available

    A revisionary account of the evolution of twentieth-century modernism, concentrating on expressions of cultural localism in the modernist transatlantic. more...

  • Ideology, Rhetoric, Aestheticsby Andrzej Warminski

    Edinburgh University Press 2013; Not Available

    This volume explicates Paul de Man’s late project of a critique of aesthetic ideology and attempts to extend it in ways productive for critical thought. After a reading of de Man’s work in all its rigour - and hence also the aesthetic theory of Kant, Schiller, and Hegel- the book goes on to uncover a ‘material moment’ in Hegel’s... more...

  • Regional Modernismsby Neal Alexander; James Moran

    Edinburgh University Press 2013; Not Available

    These essays make fresh interventions in modernist studies and acknowledge the legacies of regional modernisms for post-war representations of place and landscape. They answer the question, ‘where did literary modernism happen?’ in the light of recent developments in literary geography and literary history across many literary forms. more...

  • Deleuze's Literary Clinicby Aidan Tynan

    Edinburgh University Press 2012; US$ 104.00

    The first study of Deleuze's critical and clinical projectAidan Tynan addresses Deleuze's assertion, that 'literature is an enterprise of health', and shows how a concern of health and illness was a characteristic of his philosophy as a whole, from his earliest works to his groundbreaking collaborations with Guattari, to his final, enigmatic statements... more...

  • Modernism and Magicby Leigh Wilson

    Edinburgh University Press 2012; US$ 112.00

    While modernism’s engagement with the occult has been approached by critics as the result of a loss of faith in representation, an attempt to draw on science as the primary discourse of modernity, or as a hidden history of ideas, Leigh Wilson argues that these discourses have at their heart a magical practice which remakes the relationship between... more...

  • Kleine Literaturgeschichte der großen Liebeby Matthias Luserke-Jaqui

    WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2012; US$ 22.67

    Wie lässt sich das Vergängliche bewahren, wie der Liebe Dauer verleihen? Um diese Frage kreisen alle Texte über die große Liebe - von der Antike bis heute. "Denn alle Lust will Ewigkeit", formulierte Nietzsche treffend. Und eben dies leistet die Literatur: Sie garantiert, dass die Liebe fortdauert, selbst über den Tod hinaus. Auch wenn die... more...

  • Meisterschaft im Prozessby Franziska Wenzel

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 179.00

    Die Wertschätzung des mittelalterlichen Textes an seinem historischen Ort, den Handschriften, steigt beständig. Der Ton als textuelle Form eigenen Rechts avanciert mit diesem Buch das erste Mal zum analytischen Gegenstand, und zwar auf der Basis eines Textabdrucks des Langen Tons aller vier Hauptüberlieferungszeugen. Da die Sortierung von Strophen... more...

  • Komparatistikby Alexander Nebrig; Evi Zemanek

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 694.00

    - Prinzip und Praxis des Vergleichens im Spannungsfeld neuer kulturwissenschaftlicher und medientheoretischer Ansätze: Vergleich zwischen Literaturen und anderen Künsten - Revision ,klassischer' Forschungsfelder wie Stoff-, Motiv- und Einflussforschung mithilfe neuerer Theorien zu Intertextualität und Intermedialität - Historische und systematische... more...

  • A Said Dictionaryby R. Radhakrishnan

    Wiley 2012; US$ 86.95

    This interpretive dictionary introduces the critical and theoretical world of distinguished literary and cultural critic Edward W. Said through the crucial terms and concepts central to his work. Compares and contrasts Said's perspective with other key theorists, such as Derrida, Spivak, Foucault, and Jameson Describes the crucial terms and concepts... more...