Monthly Archives: March 2014

IBG study trip to “Town of Letters” Horn in Lower Austria

The Internationale Buchwissenschaftliche Gesellschaft (IBG) is celebrating its 15th anniversary with a study trip this summer. From June 27 to June 29, the scholarly society will travel to the “Town of Letters” Horn in Lower Austria. Members as well as guests are welcome to be a part of this interesting study trip; the motto of […]

Book Review: Stephan Füssel, Corinna Norrick-Rühl: Einführung in die Buchwissenschaft. Darmstadt: WBG, 2014.

Guest post by Elisabeth Böker, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen Stephan Füssel, Corinna Norrick-Rühl: Einführung in die Buchwissenschaft. Darmstadt: WBG 2014. 142 pages. ISBN: 978-3534235445. Recently, an introduction to book studies was published in the reputable series „Einführung“ (Introduction) of the WBG (Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft). The authors of Einführung in die Buchwissenschaft are Stephan Füssel and Corinna Norrick-Rühl of the Institute for […]

Post-doc position at Lancaster University: “The Author and the World”

The Department of European Languages and Cultures (DELC) is seeking to appoint a post-doctoral Research Associate (part-time) to work on the AHRC-funded project, ‘The Author and the World: New Interdisciplinary Approaches to Authorship’ (appointment from 1 Sep 2014 – 31 Aug 2015). We are looking for a dynamic individual with excellent communication skills who is […]

Conference: Suhrkamp & European Literature (13-14 March 2014)

The Deutsches Literaturarchiv Marbach is hosting a bilingual conference on “Suhrkamp & European Literature” next week (13-14 March 2014) PROGRAMME (Download available here)  Thursday, 13 March 2014 2 pm Anna Kinder, Marbach: Welcome Ben Hutchinson, Canterbury: Introduction 2.30 pm Ingo Cornils, Leeds: Hermann Hesse: a model European? 3.15 pm Alexander Gallus, Chemnitz: Tradition und Kultur […]