New Print–Arts (General), Philology, Linguistics, Translation Studies, July-Sept 2018

A selected list of new books covering Arts (General), Philology, and Linguistics. For additional new books relevant to Comparative Literature, see the other posts in New Books in Comparative Literature.


  • The Jungian strand in transatlantic modernism / Jay Sherry. New York, NY, U.S.A. : Palgrave Macmillan, [2018];”©2018″ NX180.P7 S54 2018
  • Transit Belgien : deutsche und österreichische Künstler im Exil, 1933-1945 / Veit Johannes Schmidinger. München : Allitera Verlag Monacensia im Hildebrandhaus, 2017. NX555.A1 S36 2017
  • Views from the inside : Czech Underground literature and culture (1948-1989) / texts by Ivan M. Jirous, Paul Wilson, Egon Bondy, and Jachym Topol edited by Martin Machovec. Prague, Czech Republic : Karolinum Press, 2018.;”©2018″ NX571.C9 V59 2018
  • McLuhans Tricksterrede : Archäologie einer Medientheorie / Jana Mangold. Berlin : De Gruyter, [2018] P92.5.M3 M25 2018
  • Speaking up : understanding language and gender / Allyson Julé. Bristol Blue Ridge Summit, PA : Multilingual Matters, 2018. P96.S48 J685 2018
  • Turning the page : storytelling as activism in queer film and media / David R. Coon. New Brunswick, New Jersey : Rutgers University Press, [2018] P96.S58 C66 2018
  • Posthumous images : contemporary art and memory politics in post-civil war Lebanon / Chad Elias. Durham : Duke University Press, 2018.;”©2018″ P96.W352 L44 2018
  • Through the crosshairs : war, visual culture, and the weaponized gaze / Roger Stahl. New Brunswick, New Jersey : Rutgers University Press, [2018] P96.W352 U5575 2018
  • Of cigarettes, high heels, and other interesting things : an introduction to semiotics / Marcel Danesi. New York, NY, U.S.A. : Palgrave Macmillan, [2018] P99 .D36 2018
  • Irony, deception and humour : seeking the truth about overt and covert untruthfulness / Marta Dynel. Boston : De Gruyter Mouton, [2018];”©2018″ P99.4.P72 D96 2018
  • Reading beyond the code : literature and relevance theory / edited by Terence Cave, Deirdre Wilson. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2018.;”©2018″ P99.4.R44 R435 2018
  • The philosophy of Charles Travis : language, thought, and perception / edited by John Collins and Tamara Dobler. Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2018. P107 .P45 2018
  • Writing … in stereo : bilingualism in the text / Ralph Sarkonak and Richard Hodgson. Providence, RI : Visible Language, ©1993. P115.25 .W75 1993
  • Indigenous languages, politics, and authority in Latin America : historical and ethnographic perspectives / edited by Alan Durston and Bruce Mannheim. Notre Dame, Indiana : University of Notre Dame Press, [2018] P119.32.S63 I53 2018
  • Anfangsgeschichten : der Beginn volkssprachiger Schriftlichkeit in komparatistischer Perspektive = Origin stories : the rise of vernacular literacy in a comparative perspective / herausgegeben von Norbert Kössinger, Elke Krotz, Stephan Müller und Pavlína Rychterová. Paderborn : Wilhelm Fink, [2018] P120.N37 A54 2018
  • Adaptive languages : an information-theoretic account of linguistic diversity / Christian Bentz. Berlin Boston : De Gruyter Mouton, [2018];”©2018″ P120.V37 B46 2018
  • Languaging without languages : beyond metro-, multi-, poly-, pluri- and translanguaging / by Robin Sabino. Leiden Boston : Brill, [2018] P121 .S33 2018
  • Recursion across domains / edited by Luiz Amaral (University of Massachusetts Amherst), Marcus Maia (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro), Andrew Nevins (University College London and Federal University of Rio de Janeiro), Tom Roeper (University of Massachusetts Amherst). Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2018.;”©2018″ P126 .R39 2018
  • Changing minds changing tools : from learning theory to language acquisition to language change / Vsevolod M. Kapatsinski. Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2018] P142 .K26 2018
  • Dependency and directionality / Marcel den Dikken, Eötvös Loránd University. Cambridge, United Kingdom New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2018.;”©2018″ P158.16 .D55 2018
  • Thought-based linguistics : how languages turn thoughts into sounds / Wallace Chafe. Cambridge, United Kingdom New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2018.;”©2018″ P165 .C425 2018
  • Ten lectures on cognitive linguistics as an empirical science / by Laura A. Janda. Leiden Boston : Brill, [2018] P165 .J37 2018
  • Shaping phonology / edited by Diane Brentari and Jackson L. Lee. Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2018.;”©2018″ P217.3 .S53 2018
  • Booldly bot meekly : essays on the theory and practice of translation in the Middle Ages in honour of Roger Ellis / edited by Catherine Batt, René Tixier. Turnhout, Belgium : Brepols, [2018];”©2018″ P306 .B66 2013
  • Translating boundaries : constraints, limits, opportunities / Stefanie Barschdorf & Dora Renna (eds.) with a foreword by Jeremy Munday. Stuttgart : ibidem-Verlag, [2018] P306.2 .T73 2018
  • The science of meaning : essays on the metatheory of natural language semantics / edited by Derek Ball and Brian Rabern. Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2018. P325 .S35 2018
  • Namen und Geschlechter : Studien zum onymischen un/doing Gender / herausgegeben von Damaris Nübling und Stefan Hirschauer. Boston : De Gruyter, [2018];”©2018″ P325.5.O55 N363 2018
  • Wörterbuchstrukturen zwischen Theorie und Praxis / herausgegeben von Vida Jesenšek und Milka Enčeva. Berlin Boston : De Gruyter, [2018];”©2018″ P327 .W647 2018

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Brian Vetruba is Germanic Languages and Literatures, Comparative Literature, and European Studies Librarian at Washington University in St. Louis