Germanic Studies

Audionarratology : interfaces of sound and narrative (2016)–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on July 20, 2018

Audionarratology : interfaces of sound and narrative / edited by Jarmila Mildorf and Till Kinzel. Berlin ; Boston : De Gruyter, [2016] SUMMARY: Audionarratology is a new ‘postclassical’ narratology that explores interfaces of sound, voice, music and narrative in different media and ac...

Stefan-Zweig-Handbuch–NEW eREFERENCE

By Brian Vetruba on July 20, 2018

 Stefan-Zweig-Handbuch / herausgegeben von Arturo Larcati, Klemens Renoldner und Martina Wörgötter. Berlin ; Boston : De Gruyter, [2018] SUMMARY: This handbook fully updates research on Stefan Zweig and, for the first time, presents his life, work, and impact in the context of cultural history. Z...

New titles in Contemporary German Literature Collection, May-June 2018

By Brian Vetruba on July 19, 2018

146 titles were added to Contemporary German Literature Collection in May-June, 2018. Titles include novels, poetry, short stories, essays, secondary literature, biographies, and more. Most were published in 2018. Matthias Göritz’s Parker: Roman. München : C.H. Beck, 2018 is one of the new ...

New Books–History of German Literature (call#s PT1 to PT1000), May-June 2018

By Brian Vetruba on July 16, 2018

A selected list of new books on the history of German literature (call number range PT1 to PT1000). Click on the link for availability. For additional new books relevant to Germanistik/German Studies, see the other posts in New Books in German Studies.                     Aufsätze aus dem Stuttga...

J.M.R.-Lenz-Handbuch–NEW eREFERENCE

By Brian Vetruba on April 6, 2018

 J.M.R.-Lenz-Handbuch / herausgegeben von Julia Freytag, Inge Stephan und Hans-Gerd Winter. Berlin ;Boston : De Gruyter, [2017] SUMMARIES: “J.M.R. Lenz hat sich keineswegs als ein “vorübergehendes Meteor” erwiesen, wie Goethe urteilte, sondern gilt inzwischen als einer der wicht...

Robert Walser Handbuch–NEW eREFERENCE

By Brian Vetruba on March 27, 2018

Robert Walser Handbuch : Leben, Werk, Wirkung / Lucas Marco Gisi (Hrsg.). Stuttgart : Verlag J.B. Metzler, 2018. SUMMARY: Robert Walser gilt heute als einer der wichtigsten Prosa-Autoren des 20. Jahrhunderts. Obwohl er mit seinen Romanen »Geschwister Tanner«, »Der Gehülfe« und »Jakob von Gunten« ...

Oxford Bibliographies: Literary and Critical Theory-NEW DATABASE

By Joy on March 25, 2018

Oxford Bibliographies: Literary and Critical Theory: Annotations by scholars experts on the best resources in Literary Theory and Critical Theory; from a chapter, a book, a journal article, a website, or an archive. Each topical entry includes an introduction written by a top scholar in the field...