Germanic Studies New eBooks

Georg Büchner : contemporary perspectives–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on May 8, 2017

 Georg Büchner : contemporary perspectives / edited by Robert Gillett, Ernest Schonfield, Daniel Steuer. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2017. SUMMARY: “Examines the continuing relevance of Büchner in the early twenty-first century in terms of politics, science, philosophy, aesthetics, cultural st...

Transcultural critic: Sabahattin Ali and beyond–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on April 20, 2017

Transcultural critic: Sabahattin Ali and beyond / herausgegeben von Şeyda Ozil, Michael Hofmann, Jens-Peter Laut, Yasemin Dayıoğlu-Yücel, Cornelia Zierau und Kristin Dickinson ; in Zusammenarbeit mit Didem Uca. [Göttingen] : Universitätsverlag Göttingen, 2017. Türkisch-deutsche Studien ; 2016. SU...

Nexus 3: Essays in German Jewish Studies–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on April 3, 2017

We now have online access to  Nexus : essays in German Jewish studies. Volume 3 / edited by Willilan Collins Donahue and Martha B. Helfer. Rochester, NY : Camden House, 2017. Nexus is the official publication of the biennial German Jewish Studies Workshop, which was inaugurated at Duke University...

Handbuch Sturm und Drang (2017)–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on March 14, 2017

Handbuch Sturm und Drang / herausgegeben von Matthias Luserke-Jaqui ; unter Mitarbeit von Vanessa Geuen und Lisa Wille. Boston ; Berlin : Walter de Gruyter, 2017. SUMMARY: For the first time, this handbook provides a comprehensive overview of the Sturm und Drang movement. Alongside articles on in...

New eBOOKs in series Amsterdamer Beiträge zur neueren Germanistik

By Brian Vetruba on March 13, 2017

We now have access to the following new volumes in the series Amsterdamer Beiträge zur neueren Germanistik: Der Essay als Universalgattung des Zeitalters : Diskurse, Themen und Positionen zwischen Jahrhundertwende und Nachkriegszeit / herausgegeben von Michael Ansel, Jürgen Egyptien, Hans-Edwin F...

Historical Dictionary of Contemporary Germany (2nd ed.)–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on December 12, 2016

Historical dictionary of contemporary Germany / Derek Lewis and Ulrike Zitzlsperger. 2nd edition. Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, 2016. SUMMARY: This second edition of Historical Dictionary of Contemporary Germany contains a chronology, an introduction, appendixes, and an extensive b...

Robert-Musil-Handbuch (2016)–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on December 4, 2016

 Robert-Musil-Handbuch / herausgegeben von Birgit Nübel und Norbert Christian Wolf. Berlin ; Boston : De Gruyter, c2016. SUMMARY: “The Austrian author Robert Musil (1880–1942) was a soldier, engineer, and trained philosopher. Besides his fragmentary novel The Man Without Qualities (1930/32)...

Gryphius-Handbuch (2016)–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on December 4, 2016

Gryphius-Handbuch / herausgegeben von Nicola Kaminski und Robert Schütze. Berlin ; Boston : De Gruyter, 2016. SUMMARY: “Andreas Gryphius is among the best-studied authors of the 17th century, yet until now, there has been no comprehensive, up-to-date presentation of his life and work. The h...