Monthly Archives: August 2013

Conference: Die digitale Herausforderung an die Geschichte (3 September 2013)

Which chances and challenges does digitalization bring to historical research? This question will be discussed at the opening conference of the “Arbeitsgruppe Digitale Geschichtswissenschaft” on 3 September 2013. The conference will be held in Braunschweig. You can find more information on infoclio.ch and on http://www.historikerverband.de/arbeitsgruppen/ag-digitale-gw.html.

CONFERENCE: BOOKS IN MOTION IN EARLY MODERN EUROPE. BEYOND PRODUCTION, CIRCULATION AND CONSUMPTION (Gotha/Germany, 28-31 May, 2014)

This conference announcement was sent to us by Daniel Bellingradt, an associated scholar of our network: BOOKS IN MOTION IN EARLY MODERN EUROPE. BEYOND PRODUCTION, CIRCULATION AND CONSUMPTION (Gotha/Germany, 28-31 May, 2014) This international conference is designed as a reflection on the history of the early modern book in Europe, and aims to open discussion […]

Job opportunity: Research Associate for Austrian project “Literature on the Move”

The Austrian research project Literature on the Move is looking for a research associate (full-time), to begin on November 1, 2013 (duration of position: 1 year). The project Literature on the Move deals with the migration of authors to Austria (20th century); a special focus of the job will be on the authors Milo Dors und György […]

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New publication: Milieus, Akteure, Medien. Zur Vielfalt literarischer Praktiken um 1900. [Engl. Milieus, Actors, Media. The Diversity of Literary Practices around 1900]

Guest post by Christian Berrenberg New publication: Grage, Joachim/Schröder, Stephan Michael (eds.). Milieus, Akteure, Medien. Zur Vielfalt literarischer Praktiken um 1900. Würzburg: Ergon-Verlag, 2013. The second anthology of the research project “Literary practices in Scandinavia around 1900” includes contributions from the field of German and Scandinavian Studies focusing on various practices embedded in literature around the […]

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Book Review: David Oels: Rowohlts Rotationsroutine. Essen: Klartext Verlag, 2013.

Oels, David. Rowohlts Rotationsroutine. Markterfolge und Modernisierung eines Buchverlags vom Ende der Weimarer Republik bis in die fünfziger Jahre [Engl. Rowohlts Rotation Routine. Market Success and Modernization of a Publishing House from the End of the Weimar Republic to the 1950s]. Essen: Klartext Verlag, 2013. 440 pages. Paperback. €29,95. ISBN 978-3-8375-0281-7. Review by Corinna Norrick-Rühl, […]