Volume 7: Foreword

Volume 7: Foreword DEAR READERS, I am very pleased to announce the publication of the Special Topic “Cosmopolitical and Transnational Interventions in German Studies,” the first installment of our 2011 issue. This Special Topic is the product of a close … Continue reading

Cosmopolitical and Transnational Interventions in German Studies / by B. Venkat Mani and Elke Segelcke, Guest Editors

Cosmopolitical and Transnational Interventions in German Studies B. Venkat Mani and Elke Segelcke, Guest Editors Download PDF Abstract: This Special Topic presents a collection of scholarly essays which emerged from a multi- and interdisciplinary panel series at the 49th Annual … Continue reading

Zeitnetze. Globalisierung und postmoderne Ästhetik in Helmut Kraussers Roman UC / by Johannes Pause

Zeitnetze. Globalisierung und postmoderne Ästhetik in Helmut Kraussers Roman UC Johannes Pause Download PDF Abstract: Der Artikel untersucht am Beispiel von Helmut Kraussers 2003 erschienenem Roman UC die Auseinandersetzung mit der „Episteme Netz“ (Hartmut Böhme) in der deutschsprachigen Gegenwartsliteratur. Gezeigt … Continue reading

Bilingual Signs in Carinthia: International Treaties, the Ortstafelstreit, and the Spaces of German / by Jennifer M. Gully

Bilingual Signs in Carinthia: International Treaties, the Ortstafelstreit, and the Spaces of German Jennifer M. Gully Download PDF Abstract: Analyzing the long-running conflict surrounding bilingual (German-Slovene) signs in Southern Austria, this article approaches the Ortstafelstreit as an illustration of the … Continue reading

Bordering on Names: Strategies of Mapping in the Prose of Terézia Mora and Peter Handke / by Paul Buchholz

Bordering on Names: Strategies of Mapping in the Prose of Terézia Mora and Peter Handke Paul Buchholz Download PDF Abstract: The contemporary prose works of Peter Handke and Terézia Mora are marked by a common formal feature: the strategy of … Continue reading

Ein Krieg auf Tuchfühlung. Hans Magnus Enzensbergers (unwillkürliche) Annäherungen an den Jugoslawienkonflikt / by Gordana-Dana Grozdanic

Ein Krieg auf Tuchfühlung. Hans Magnus Enzensbergers (unwillkürliche) Annäherungen an den Jugoslawienkonflikt Gordana-Dana Grozdanic Download PDF Abstract: Hans Magnus Enzensbergers Essay Aussichten auf den Bürgerkrieg ist eines der ersten literarischen Zeugnisse, in dem ein breit angelegter, global ausgerichteter Versuch unternommen … Continue reading

Multilingual Development in Germany in the Crossfire of Ideology and Politics: Monolingual and Multilingual Expectations, Polylingual Practices / by Carol W. Pfaff

Multilingual Development in Germany in the Crossfire of Ideology and Politics: Monolingual and Multilingual Expectations, Polylingual Practices Carol W. Pfaff Download PDF Abstract: The years since German reunification have seen changes in ideologies and policies toward societal multilingualism, linguistic pluralism … Continue reading

In the Postmonolingual Condition: Karin Sander’s Wordsearch and Yoko Tawada’s Wordplay / by Yasemin Yildiz

In the Postmonolingual Condition: Karin Sander’s Wordsearch and Yoko Tawada’s Wordplay Yasemin Yildiz Download PDF Abstract: The last two decades have seen a rapid increase in multilingual cultural productions in many different contexts. Frequently, the multilingual make-up of these literary, … Continue reading