Germanic Studies New eResources

Annette von Droste-Hülshoff Handbuch–NEW eREFERENCE

By Brian Vetruba on November 5, 2018

Annette von Droste-Hülshoff Handbuch / herausgegeben von Cornelia Blasberg, Jochen Grywatsch. Boston : De Gruyter, 2018. SUMMARY: Annette von Droste-Hülshoff (1797–1848) is considered the most important female author writing in German in the 19th century. This manual is devoted to rediscovering h...

Routledge handbook of literary translation (2019)–NEW eREFERENCE

By Brian Vetruba on October 17, 2018

Routledge handbook of literary translation / edited by Kelly Washbourne and Ben Van Wyke. Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2019. SUMMARY: The Routledge Handbook of Literary Translation provides an accessible, diverse and extensive overview of literary translation today. This next-genera...

Bernhard-Handbuch–NEW eBOOK

By Matthew on August 2, 2018

The Bernhard-Handbuch : Leben – Werk – Wirkung / Martin Huber, Manfred Mittermayer (Hg.). Struttgart : J.B. Metzler Verlag, [2018]  is an online handbook offering a comprehensive overview of Thomas Bernhard’s life and work. It provides commentary from scholars on Bernhard’...

Germania Litteraria Mediaevalis Francigena — NEW ENCYCLOPEDIA

By Matthew on July 31, 2018

The Germania Litteraria Mediaevalis Francigena is a seven-volume reference work providing a comprehensive overview of language elements, poetic forms and genres, motifs, themes and works of German and Dutch medieval literature that were derived from French influences and models. An international ...

American Foreign Language Periodicals Collection

By Matthew on July 31, 2018

This collection includes periodicals published in foreign languages primarily from the 18th and 19th centuries. These publications cut across subjects such as religion, literature, and politics, and both speak to and reflect the interests and concerns of the immigrant and ethnic communities of th...

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...

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« ...