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    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 126.00

    Als Walter Boehlich 2006 starb, verwies das Spektrum der Nachrufe – auf den Literaten und Publizisten über den Kritiker zum Polemiker, Aufklärer und Schulmeister: „Prototyp des kritischen Intellektuellen“ – auf die wechselnden Orte, von denen aus Boehlich zur literarischen Kultur der Bundesrepublik beitrug: Literaturwissenschaft und Literaturkritik,... more...

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    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 140.00

    Käte Hamburger – deren Todestag sich im April 2012 zum zwanzigsten Mal gejährt hat – zählt zu den bedeutenden Anregerinnen der modernen Literaturwissenschaft. Ihre theoretischen Arbeiten sind immer wieder als innovative, radikal mit der Tradition brechende Impulse gewertet worden, die die Modernisierung und Szientifizierung der Philologien... more...

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    De Gruyter 1993; US$ 154.00

    The book series Studia Augustana documents the heuristic, editorial and substantive processing of the materials collected in Augsburg. Despite the great differences in the types of investigation conducted, the wealth of material contained in Augsburg's libraries and archives guarantees that the research will make a substantial contribution... more...

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    Leon Rousseau's The Dark Stream offers a fascinating insight into the life of Eugène Marais, one of the most complex and outstanding Afrikaners who ever lived, but is at the same time a panorama of South African history. Rousseau's account of the life of Eugène Marais begins in the early days of Pretoria (1871) and ends three years after Hitler's rise... more...

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    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 59.95

    The early twentieth century is widely regarded as a crucial period in British theatre history: it witnessed radical reform and change with regard to textual, conceptual and institutional practices and functions. Theatre practitioners and cultural innovators such as translators Harley Granville Barker, William Archer and Jacob Thomas Grein, amongst... more...

  • Ingrid Jonkerby Louise Viljoen

    Ohio University Press 2013; US$ 11.99

    Nelson Mandela brought the poetry of Ingrid Jonker to the attention of South Africa and the wider world when he read her poem “Die kind” (The Child) at the opening of South Africa’s first democratic parliament on May 24, 1994. Though Jonker was already a significant figure in South African literary circles, Mandela’s reference contributed to a revival... more...

  • STAMMERED SONGBOOKby Erwin Mortier; Paul Vincent

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    The heartbreaking chronicle of an illness, written by a son graced with enormous literary talent. 'My mother, a house that is slowly collapsing, a bridge dancing to a tremor.' It started when she could no longer remember the word for 'book'. Then her mind, her language and her identity began to slip away. This is Erwin Mortier's moving, exquisitely... more...

  • Gerhard Hauptmann and the Naturalist Dramaby John Osborne

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 51.95

    What was German Naturalism? What were its achievements? How does it compare with its counterparts in other European countries? These are some of the difficult questions addressed by John Osborne in Gerhart Hauptmann and the Naturalist Drama , a revised and updated version of his The Naturalist Drama in Germany, now widely acknowledged as the standard... more...