Table of Contents

Special Issue: Measuring the World


A

  1. Adelt, Ulrich

  2. Allen, Julie K.

    1. Taking the Measure of National Greatness: Georg Brandes’s Condemnation of German Imperialism
      Julie K. Allen

B

  1. Biendarra, Anke S.

    1. Heimat, Space, Narrative: Toward a Transnational Approach to Flight and Expulsion. By Friederike Eigler. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2014. xi + 211 pages. $75.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Anke S. Biendarra

E

  1. Eigler, Friederike

  2. Eldridge, Hannah V.

    1. Lyrik als Klangkunst. Klanggestaltung in Goethes Nachtliedern und ihren Vertonungen von Reichardt bis Wolf. Von Anne Holzmüller. Freiburg: Rombach, 2015. 467 Seiten + zahlreiche s/w Abbildungen. €58,00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Hannah V. Eldridge

G

  1. Gillman, Abigail

  2. Goebel, Rolf J.

    1. Walter Benjamins Übersetzungsästhetik. Die Aufgabe des Übersetzers im Kontext von Benjamins Frühwerk und seiner Zeit. Von Julia Abel. Bielefeld: Aisthesis, 2014. 399 Seiten. €45,00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Rolf J. Goebel
  3. Goßens, Peter

    1. Das Wetterleuchten der Weltliteratur. Eine Debatte um 1900.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Peter Goßens
  4. Grimm, Erk

  5. Grossman, Jeffrey

    1. Jewish Philosophical Politics in Germany, 1789–1848. By Sven-Erik Rose. Waltham, MA: Brandeis University Press, 2014. xiii + 381 pages. $40.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Jeffrey Grossman

H

  1. Halle, Randall

    1. German Visual Culture: From National to European Style
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Randall Halle
  2. Hohendahl, Peter Uwe

J

  1. Jaeger, Stephan

    1. W.G. Sebald’s Hybrid Poetics: Literature as Historiography. By Lynn L. Wolff. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2014. xii + 297 pages. $126.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Stephan Jaeger
  2. Jones, Claire Taylor

    1. Mysticism and Reform, 1400–1750. Edited by Sara S. Poor and Nigel Smith. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 2015. 424 pages. $45.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Claire Taylor Jones

K

  1. Kluge, Cora Lee

  2. Kontje, Todd

    1. Orienting the Self: The German Literary Encounter with the Eastern Other. By Debra N. Prager. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2014. x + 327 pages. $85.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Todd Kontje
  3. Krapp, Peter

    1. Fontes Litterarum. Typographische Gestaltung und literarischer Ausdruck. Herausgegeben von Markus Polzer und Philipp Vanscheidt. Hildesheim: Olms, 2014. 479 Seiten. €68,00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Peter Krapp

L

  1. Lareau, Alan

    1. Robert Gilbert. Eine zeitgeschichtliche Biografie. Von Christian Walther. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 2016. 435 Seiten. €84,95
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Alan Lareau

M

  1. May-Chu, Karolina

    1. Measuring the Borderland in Sabrina Janesch’s Katzenberge (2010)
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Karolina May-Chu

N

  1. Niekerk, Carl

P

  1. Potter, Pamela M.

    1. Robert Gilbert. Eine zeitgeschichtliche Biografie. Von Christian Walther. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 2016. 435 Seiten. €84,95
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Alan Lareau
    2. Der ganze Mensch – die ganze Menschheit. Völkerkundliche Anthropologie, Literatur und Ästhetik um 1800. Herausgegeben von Stefan Hermes und Sebastian Kaufmann. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2014. vi + 318 Seiten + 9 s/w Abbildungen. €89,95.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Carl Niekerk
    3. Jewish Pasts, German Fictions: History, Memory, and Minority Culture in Germany, 1824–1955. By Jonathan Skolnik. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2014. xv + 260 pages + 17 b/w illustrations. $65.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Abigail Gillman
    4. Namibia and Germany: Negotiating the Past. By Reinhart Kössler. Windhoek: University of Namibia Press and Münster: Westfälisches Dampfboot, 2015. xiii + 377 pages + many b/w and color illustrations. $42.00 / €39,90.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Joachim Zeller
    5. Worlding versus Worldview: Heidegger’s Thinking on Art as a Critique of German Historicism
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Katherine M. Robiadek
    6. Lyrik als Klangkunst. Klanggestaltung in Goethes Nachtliedern und ihren Vertonungen von Reichardt bis Wolf. Von Anne Holzmüller. Freiburg: Rombach, 2015. 467 Seiten + zahlreiche s/w Abbildungen. €58,00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Hannah V. Eldridge
    7. Fontes Litterarum. Typographische Gestaltung und literarischer Ausdruck. Herausgegeben von Markus Polzer und Philipp Vanscheidt. Hildesheim: Olms, 2014. 479 Seiten. €68,00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Peter Krapp
    8. Heidegger and the Media. By David Gunkel and Paul A. Taylor. Cambridge; Oxford; Boston: Polity, 2014. xiii + 196 pages + 5 b/w illustrations. $59.95 hardcover, $19.95 paperback.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Markus Weidler
    9. China Circulating in Early Modern German Print Media
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Daniel Purdy
    10. Measuring the World Preface
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter, B. Venkat Mani and Pamela M. Potter
    11. Measuring the World Preface
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter, B. Venkat Mani and Pamela M. Potter
    12. Orienting the Self: The German Literary Encounter with the Eastern Other. By Debra N. Prager. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2014. x + 327 pages. $85.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Todd Kontje
    13. Jewish Philosophical Politics in Germany, 1789–1848. By Sven-Erik Rose. Waltham, MA: Brandeis University Press, 2014. xiii + 381 pages. $40.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Jeffrey Grossman
    14. Walter Benjamins Übersetzungsästhetik. Die Aufgabe des Übersetzers im Kontext von Benjamins Frühwerk und seiner Zeit. Von Julia Abel. Bielefeld: Aisthesis, 2014. 399 Seiten. €45,00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Rolf J. Goebel
    15. Sociability and Its Enemies: German Political Theory After 1945. By Jakob Norberg. Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, 2014. 240 pages. $80.00 hardcover, $39.95 paperback.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Peter Uwe Hohendahl
    16. Zwischen unsicherem Wissen und sicherem Unwissen. Erzählte Wissensformation im realistischen Roman: Stifters „Der Nachsommer“ und Vischers „Auch Einer“. Von Petra Mayer. Bielefeld: Aisthesis, 2014. 279 Seiten. €34,80.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Shoshana Schwebel
    17. Sophie Discovers Amerika: German-Speaking Women Write the New World. Edited by Rob McFarland and Michelle Stott James. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2014. xi + 312 pages + 6 b/w illustrations. $90.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Marcel P. Rotter
    18. East German Cinema: DEFA and Film History. By Sebastian Heiduschke. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. x + 196 pages + 12 b/w illustrations. $28.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Stefan Soldovieri
    19. Heimat, Loss and Identity: Flight and Expulsion in German Literature from the 1950s to the Present. By Karina Berger. Oxford, Bern, et al.: Peter Lang, 2014. viii + 227 pages. $97.95., and: Representations of Flight and Expulsion in East German Prose Works. By Bill Niven. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2014. 219 pages. $85.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Friederike Eigler
    20. German Culture and the Modern Environmental Imagination: Narrating and Depicting Nature. By Sabine Wilke. Leiden: Brill, 2015. 236 pages + 9 color illustrations. €59,00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Caroline Schaumann
    21. German Visual Culture: From National to European Style
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Randall Halle
    22. Poetry As a Way of Life: Aesthetics and Askesis in the German Eighteenth Century. By Gabriel Trop. Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, 2015. xii + 388 pages. $89.95.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Johannes Schmidt
    23. Transatlantic Crossings and Transformations: German-American Cultural Transfer from the 18th to the End of the 19th Century. By Kurt Mueller-Vollmer. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 2015. 418 pages. $94.95.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Cora Lee Kluge
    24. Das andere Labyrinth. Imaginäre Räume in der Literatur des 20. Jahrhunderts. Von Matthias Hennig. München: Fink, 2015. 275 Seiten + 5 s/w Abbildungen. €39,90.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Monika Schmitz-Emans
    25. Heimat, Space, Narrative: Toward a Transnational Approach to Flight and Expulsion. By Friederike Eigler. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2014. xi + 211 pages. $75.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Anke S. Biendarra
    26. Into the Groove: Popular Music and Contemporary German Fiction. By Andrew Wright Hurley. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2015. ix + 272 pages. $85.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Ulrich Adelt
    27. Antikenkonfigurationen in der deutschsprachigen Lyrik nach 1990. Von Aniela Knoblich. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2014. xi + 382 Seiten. €99,95.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Erk Grimm
    28. Linguistic Borderlands Exploring the Role of Language in Uwe Timm’s Morenga
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Lisa Yager
    29. Das Wetterleuchten der Weltliteratur. Eine Debatte um 1900.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Peter Goßens
    30. Measuring the Borderland in Sabrina Janesch’s Katzenberge (2010)
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Karolina May-Chu
    31. Mysticism and Reform, 1400–1750. Edited by Sara S. Poor and Nigel Smith. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 2015. 424 pages. $45.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Claire Taylor Jones
    32. Kindred by Choice: Germans and American Indians since 1800. By H. Glenn Penny. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2013. xx + 372 pages + 35 illustrations. $30.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Jeffrey L. Sammons
    33. W.G. Sebald’s Hybrid Poetics: Literature as Historiography. By Lynn L. Wolff. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2014. xii + 297 pages. $126.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Stephan Jaeger
  2. Purdy, Daniel

    1. China Circulating in Early Modern German Print Media
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Daniel Purdy

R

  1. Robiadek, Katherine M.

    1. Worlding versus Worldview: Heidegger’s Thinking on Art as a Critique of German Historicism
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Katherine M. Robiadek
  2. Rotter, Marcel P.

S

  1. Sammons, Jeffrey L.

  2. Schaumann, Caroline

  3. Schmidt, Johannes

  4. Schmitz-Emans, Monika

    1. Das andere Labyrinth. Imaginäre Räume in der Literatur des 20. Jahrhunderts. Von Matthias Hennig. München: Fink, 2015. 275 Seiten + 5 s/w Abbildungen. €39,90.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Monika Schmitz-Emans
  5. Schwebel, Shoshana

  6. Soldovieri, Stefan

    1. East German Cinema: DEFA and Film History. By Sebastian Heiduschke. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. x + 196 pages + 12 b/w illustrations. $28.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Stefan Soldovieri

V

  1. Venkat Mani, B.

    1. Robert Gilbert. Eine zeitgeschichtliche Biografie. Von Christian Walther. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 2016. 435 Seiten. €84,95
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Alan Lareau
    2. Der ganze Mensch – die ganze Menschheit. Völkerkundliche Anthropologie, Literatur und Ästhetik um 1800. Herausgegeben von Stefan Hermes und Sebastian Kaufmann. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2014. vi + 318 Seiten + 9 s/w Abbildungen. €89,95.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Carl Niekerk
    3. Jewish Pasts, German Fictions: History, Memory, and Minority Culture in Germany, 1824–1955. By Jonathan Skolnik. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2014. xv + 260 pages + 17 b/w illustrations. $65.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Abigail Gillman
    4. Namibia and Germany: Negotiating the Past. By Reinhart Kössler. Windhoek: University of Namibia Press and Münster: Westfälisches Dampfboot, 2015. xiii + 377 pages + many b/w and color illustrations. $42.00 / €39,90.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Joachim Zeller
    5. Worlding versus Worldview: Heidegger’s Thinking on Art as a Critique of German Historicism
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Katherine M. Robiadek
    6. Lyrik als Klangkunst. Klanggestaltung in Goethes Nachtliedern und ihren Vertonungen von Reichardt bis Wolf. Von Anne Holzmüller. Freiburg: Rombach, 2015. 467 Seiten + zahlreiche s/w Abbildungen. €58,00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Hannah V. Eldridge
    7. Fontes Litterarum. Typographische Gestaltung und literarischer Ausdruck. Herausgegeben von Markus Polzer und Philipp Vanscheidt. Hildesheim: Olms, 2014. 479 Seiten. €68,00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Peter Krapp
    8. Heidegger and the Media. By David Gunkel and Paul A. Taylor. Cambridge; Oxford; Boston: Polity, 2014. xiii + 196 pages + 5 b/w illustrations. $59.95 hardcover, $19.95 paperback.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Markus Weidler
    9. China Circulating in Early Modern German Print Media
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Daniel Purdy
    10. Measuring the World Preface
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter, B. Venkat Mani and Pamela M. Potter
    11. Measuring the World Preface
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter, B. Venkat Mani and Pamela M. Potter
    12. Orienting the Self: The German Literary Encounter with the Eastern Other. By Debra N. Prager. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2014. x + 327 pages. $85.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Todd Kontje
    13. Jewish Philosophical Politics in Germany, 1789–1848. By Sven-Erik Rose. Waltham, MA: Brandeis University Press, 2014. xiii + 381 pages. $40.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Jeffrey Grossman
    14. Walter Benjamins Übersetzungsästhetik. Die Aufgabe des Übersetzers im Kontext von Benjamins Frühwerk und seiner Zeit. Von Julia Abel. Bielefeld: Aisthesis, 2014. 399 Seiten. €45,00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Rolf J. Goebel
    15. Sociability and Its Enemies: German Political Theory After 1945. By Jakob Norberg. Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, 2014. 240 pages. $80.00 hardcover, $39.95 paperback.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Peter Uwe Hohendahl
    16. Zwischen unsicherem Wissen und sicherem Unwissen. Erzählte Wissensformation im realistischen Roman: Stifters „Der Nachsommer“ und Vischers „Auch Einer“. Von Petra Mayer. Bielefeld: Aisthesis, 2014. 279 Seiten. €34,80.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Shoshana Schwebel
    17. Sophie Discovers Amerika: German-Speaking Women Write the New World. Edited by Rob McFarland and Michelle Stott James. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2014. xi + 312 pages + 6 b/w illustrations. $90.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Marcel P. Rotter
    18. East German Cinema: DEFA and Film History. By Sebastian Heiduschke. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. x + 196 pages + 12 b/w illustrations. $28.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Stefan Soldovieri
    19. Heimat, Loss and Identity: Flight and Expulsion in German Literature from the 1950s to the Present. By Karina Berger. Oxford, Bern, et al.: Peter Lang, 2014. viii + 227 pages. $97.95., and: Representations of Flight and Expulsion in East German Prose Works. By Bill Niven. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2014. 219 pages. $85.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Friederike Eigler
    20. German Culture and the Modern Environmental Imagination: Narrating and Depicting Nature. By Sabine Wilke. Leiden: Brill, 2015. 236 pages + 9 color illustrations. €59,00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Caroline Schaumann
    21. German Visual Culture: From National to European Style
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Randall Halle
    22. Poetry As a Way of Life: Aesthetics and Askesis in the German Eighteenth Century. By Gabriel Trop. Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, 2015. xii + 388 pages. $89.95.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Johannes Schmidt
    23. Transatlantic Crossings and Transformations: German-American Cultural Transfer from the 18th to the End of the 19th Century. By Kurt Mueller-Vollmer. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 2015. 418 pages. $94.95.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Cora Lee Kluge
    24. Das andere Labyrinth. Imaginäre Räume in der Literatur des 20. Jahrhunderts. Von Matthias Hennig. München: Fink, 2015. 275 Seiten + 5 s/w Abbildungen. €39,90.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Monika Schmitz-Emans
    25. Heimat, Space, Narrative: Toward a Transnational Approach to Flight and Expulsion. By Friederike Eigler. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2014. xi + 211 pages. $75.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Anke S. Biendarra
    26. Into the Groove: Popular Music and Contemporary German Fiction. By Andrew Wright Hurley. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2015. ix + 272 pages. $85.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Ulrich Adelt
    27. Antikenkonfigurationen in der deutschsprachigen Lyrik nach 1990. Von Aniela Knoblich. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2014. xi + 382 Seiten. €99,95.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Erk Grimm
    28. Linguistic Borderlands Exploring the Role of Language in Uwe Timm’s Morenga
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Lisa Yager
    29. Das Wetterleuchten der Weltliteratur. Eine Debatte um 1900.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Peter Goßens
    30. Measuring the Borderland in Sabrina Janesch’s Katzenberge (2010)
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Karolina May-Chu
    31. Mysticism and Reform, 1400–1750. Edited by Sara S. Poor and Nigel Smith. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 2015. 424 pages. $45.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Claire Taylor Jones
    32. Kindred by Choice: Germans and American Indians since 1800. By H. Glenn Penny. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2013. xx + 372 pages + 35 illustrations. $30.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Jeffrey L. Sammons
    33. W.G. Sebald’s Hybrid Poetics: Literature as Historiography. By Lynn L. Wolff. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2014. xii + 297 pages. $126.00.
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Stephan Jaeger

W

  1. Weidler, Markus

Y

  1. Yager, Lisa

    1. Linguistic Borderlands Exploring the Role of Language in Uwe Timm’s Morenga
      B. Venkat Mani, Pamela M. Potter and Lisa Yager

Z