Book Reviews


Books reviewed in this issue.

Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture

Schlaffer, Heinz. Geistersprache. Zweck und Mittel der Lyrik.

Becker-Cantarino, Barbara, ed. Migration and Religion. Christian Transatlantic Missions, Islamic Migration to Germany.

Clark, Rex, and Oliver Lubrich, eds. Cosmos and Colonialism: Alexander von Humboldt in Cultural Criticism.

Körte, Mona. Essbare Lettern, brennendes Buch. Schriftvernichtung in der Literatur der Neuzeit.

Schönborn, Sibylle, Karl Ivan Solibakke, and Bernd Witte, eds. Traditionen jüdischen Denkens in Europa.

Spencer, Vicki A. Herder's Political Thought: A Study of Language, Culture and Community.

Twentieth- and Twenty-First-Century Literature and Culture

Buch, Robert. The Pathos of the Real: On the Aesthetics of Violence in the Twentieth Century.

Keller, Ernst. Spuren und Schneisen: Ernst Jünger: Lesarten im 20. Jahrhundert.

Malkmus, Bernhard. The German Picaro and Modernity: Between Underdog and Shape-Shifter.

McMurtry, Áine. Crisis and Form in the Later Writing of Ingeborg Bachmann: An Aesthetic Examination of the Poetic Drafts of the 1960s.

German Studies across the Disciplines

Beebee, Thomas O. Citation and Precedent: Conjunctions and Disjunctions of German Lawand Literature.

McEwen, Britta. Sexual Knowledge: Feeling, Fact, and Social Reform in Vienna, 1900–1934.