Recent Books by German Department PhDs

One metric of the range and quality of the doctoral work done by the graduate students in the German Department’s PhD Program is the following list of recently published books, the majority of which were the direct outgrowth of work done for, or in conjunction with, the dissertation.

humanrights
Florian Nikolas Becker (PhD 2008)
Ed. (with Paola Hernandez and Brenda Werth), Imagining Human Rights in Twenty-First Century Theater. Global Perspectives (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013)



primatives
Nicola Gess (PhD 2005)
Primitives Denken: Wilde, Kinder und Wahnsinnige in der literarischen Moderne (Müller, Musil, Benn, Benjamin) (Paderborn: Fink, 2013)



Gewalt
Nicola Gess (PhD 2005)
Gewalt der Musik: Literatur und Musikkritik um 1800 (Freiburg i. Br.: Rombach, 2011); 2nd Ed.



Primitivismus
Nicola Gess (PhD 2005)
Ed., Literarischer Primitivismus (Berlin: De Gruyter, 2012)



holzer1
Angela Cornelia Holzer (PhD 2011)
Rehabilitationen Roms: Die römische Antike in der deutschen Kultur zwischen Winckelmann und Niebuhr (Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag Winter, 2013)



holzer2
Angela Cornelia Holzer (PhD 2011)
Co-ed. with Friederike Felicitas Günther & Enrico Müller, Zur Genealogie des Zivilisationsprozesses: Friedrich Nietzsche und Norbert Elias (Berlin/New York: Walter De Gruyter, 2010)



constellation
James McFarland (PhD 2002)
Constellation: Friedrich Nietzsche and Walter Benjamin in the Now-Time of History (New York: Fordham University Press, 2012)



crisis
Daniel H. Magilow (PhD 2003)
The Photography of Crisis, The Photo Essays of Weimar Germany (University Park, PA: Penn State UP, 2012)



nazisploitation
Daniel H. Magilow (PhD 2003)
Ed. with Elizabeth Bridges & Kristin T. Vander Lugt, Nazisploitation!: The Nazi Image in Low-Brow Cinema and Culture (New York: Continuum, 2011)



Zwischen
Angela May Mergenthaler (PhD 2007)
Zwischen Eros und Mitteilung: Die Frühromantik im Symposion der Athenaeums-Fragmente (Paderborn: Ferdinand Schöningh, 2012)



sociability
Jakob Norberg (PhD 2008)
Sociability and its enemies: German political theory after 1945 (Evanston, Illinois: Northwestern UP, 2014)



familie
Michael Taylor (PhD 2007)
Vor der Familie: Grenzbedingungen einer modernen Institution Collective monograph by Albrecht Koschorke, Nacim Ghanbari, Eva Eßlinger, Sebastian Susteck, and Michael Thomas Taylor (Konstanz: Konstanz University Press, 2010)



medien
Tobias Wilke (PhD 2008)
Medien der Unmittelbarkeit. Dingkonzepte und Wahrnehmungstechniken 1918-1939 (Munich: Wilhelm Fink, 2010)



gefuhl
Tobias Wilke (PhD 2008)
Co-Editor with Jutta Müller-Tamm & Henning Schmidgen, Gefühl und Genauigkeit. Empirische Ästhetik um 1900 (Munich: Wilhelm Fink, 2013)