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Werner Sollors

Global Professor of Literature; Henry B. and Anne M. Cabot Professor of English Literature Emeritus, Harvard University

    1971 …2020

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    Research Output

    2020

    Better to die by them than for them”: Carl schmitt reads “benito cereno

    Sollors, W., Jan 1 2020, In : Critical Inquiry. 46, 2, p. 401-420 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2018

    Adrienne Kennedy

    Sollors, W. & Palmer, D. (ed.), 2018, Visions of Tragedy in Modern American Drama. Bloomsbury

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Challenges of diversity: Essays on America

    Sollors, W., Jan 1 2018, Rutgers University Press. 215 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    Cosmopolitan curiosity in an Open City: Notes on reading Teju Cole by way of Kwame Anthony Appiah

    Sollors, W., Mar 1 2018, In : New Literary History. 49, 2, p. 227-248 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    German-American Encounters in 1940s Bavaria

    Sollors, W., Bauridl, B. (ed.), Gessner, I. (ed.) & J. Hebel, U. (ed.), 2018, German- American Encounters in Bavaria and Beyond, 1945-2015. Peter Lang

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    The Family of Man: Looking at the Photographs Now and Remembering a Visit in the 1950s.

    Sollors, W., Hurm, G. (ed.), Reitz, A. (ed.) & Zamir, S. (ed.), 2018, The Family of Man Revisited: Photography in a Global Age. I.B. Tauris

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    ‘Everybody gets fragebogened sooner or later’: The denazification questionnaire as cultural text

    Sollors, W., Apr 2018, In : German Life and Letters. 71, 2, p. 139-153 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2017

    American phantasmagoria

    Sollors, W., Mamoli Zorzi, R. (ed.) & Francescato, S. (ed.), 2017, American Phantasmagoria: Modes of Representation in US Culture. Supernova

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Arrivals and Departures

    Sollors, W., Bavaro, V. (ed.), Fusco, G. (ed.), Fusco, S. (ed.) & Izzo, D. (ed.), 2017, Harbors, Flows and Migrations: Un the U.S.A. in/and the World. Cambridge Scholars Publishing

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Heritage’ in America: A Literary Stroll

    Sollors, W., Basu, T. (ed.) & Shahnaaz, T. (ed.), 2017, Crossing Borders: Essays on Literature, Culture and Society. Fairleigh Dickinson University, Literary Review

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    James Arthur Miller (1944-2015).

    Sollors, W., 2017, In : History Workshop Journal. 83, 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2016
    2015

    Introduction

    Sollors, W. & Twain, M., 2015, Pudd’nhead Wilson. The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Jewish American Prose Writing: Immigration and Modernity, 1900-1945.

    Sollors, W. & Wirth-Nesher, H. (ed.), 2015, The Cambridge History of Jewish American Literature. Cambridge University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Pudd’nhead Wilson

    Sollors, W. (ed.) & Twain, M., 2015, The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    2014

    New World View: Letters from a German Immigrant Family in Texas (1854-1885)

    Sollors, W. & I. Cape, R. (ed.), 2014, Peter Lang. (New Directions in German-American Studies)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    What might take the place of late-generation European American ethnicity?

    Sollors, W., Apr 2014, In : Ethnic and Racial Studies. 37, 5, p. 778-780 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2013

    Love and Empire

    Sollors, W. (ed.), Jacobson, M. (ed.) & Schaeffer, F., 2013, New York University Press. (Nation of Newcomers: Immigrant History as American History)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    2012

    Arab America

    Sollors, W. (ed.), Jacobson, M. (ed.) & Naber, N., 2012, New York University Press. (Nation of Newcomers: Immigrant History as American History)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    Introduction

    Sollors, W., Szilagyi, C. (ed.), K. Rahman, S. (ed.) & Saman, M. (ed.), 2012, Imagining Blackness in Germany and Austria. Cambridge Scholars Publishing

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Introduction

    Sollors, W., 2012, The Norton Critical Edition of Charles Chesnutt’s The Marrow of Tradition. W.W. Norton

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Social Death: Racialized Rightlessness and the Criminalization of the Unprotected

    Sollors, W. (ed.), Jacobson, M. (ed.) & Cacho, L., 2012, New York University Press. (Nation of Newcomers: Immigrant History as American History)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    Soft Soil, Black Grapes

    Sollors, W. (ed.), Jacobson, M. (ed.) & Cinotto, S., 2012, New York University Press. (Nation of Newcomers: Immigrant History as American History)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    2011

    Die Toten habe ich nicht befragt

    Sollors, W. (ed.), Faisst, J. (ed.), Rosen, A. (ed.) & P. Boder, D., 2011, Universitatsverlag C. Winter.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    Entitled to Nothing: The Struggle for Immigrant Health Care in the Age of Welfare Reform

    Sollors, W. (ed.), Jacobson, M. (ed.) & Hee Park, L. S., 2011, New York University Press. (Nation of Newcomers: Immigrant History as American History)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    German, Jewish, American: Magic words that define Judaism in the Cincinnati Deborah

    Sollors, W., Dec 1 2011, The Turn Around Religion in America: Literature, Culture, and the Work of Sacvan Bercovitch. Ashgate Publishing Ltd, p. 369-388 20 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Interracial Literature (Wolfram von Eschenbach’s Parzival and Eugene O’Neill’s All God’s Chillun Got Wings)

    Sollors, W., M. Shephard, J. (ed.), M. Kosslyn, S. (ed.) & M. Hammond, E. (ed.), 2011, The Harvard Sampler: Liberal Education for the Twenty-First Century. Harvard Unviersity Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    "Obligations to Negroes who would be kin if they were not Negro"

    Sollors, W., 2011, In : Daedalus. 140, 1, p. 142-153 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Race for Citizenship: Asian Americans, African Americans, and the Struggle for Inclusion

    Sollors, W. (ed.), Jacobson, M. (ed.) & Jun, H., 2011, New York University Press. (Nation of Newcomers: Immigrant History as American History)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    The Newly Complicated Zora Neale Hurston

    Sollors, W. & Carpio, G. R., 2011, In : Chronicle of Higher Education.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    The Slums of Aspen: Race, Immigration, and Environmental Privilege

    Sollors, W. (ed.), Jacobson, M. (ed.), Park, L. & Pellow, D., 2011, New York University Press. (Nation of Newcomers: Immigrant History as American History)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    The Third Asiatic Invasion

    Sollors, W. (ed.), Jacobson, M. (ed.) & Baldoz, R., 2011, New York University Press. (Nation of Newcomers: Immigrant History as American History)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    Werner sollors: Comment and interview

    Grønstad, A., Vågnes, Ø., Sollors, W. & Marcus, G., Feb 2011, In : Journal of American Studies. 45, 1, p. e16

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

    Amerikastudien: Foreword

    Carpio, G. R. & Sollors, W., 2010, In : Amerikastudien. 55, 4, p. 553-554 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

    Charles w. chesnutt's historical imagination

    Sollors, W., 2010, Passing in the Works of Charles W. Chesnutt. University Press of Mississippi, p. 3-8 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Five Harlem short stories by Zora Neale Hurston

    Carpio, G. R. & Sollors, W., 2010, In : Amerikastudien. 55, 4, p. 557-560 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Part one: "The book of Harlem," "Monkey Junk," and "The Back Room"

    Carpio, G. R. & Sollors, W., 2010, In : Amerikastudien. 55, 4, p. 562-565 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    The celtic nations and the African Americas

    Sollors, W., Dec 1 2010, In : Comparative American Studies. 8, 4, p. 316-322 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

    The Mark Twain Anthology

    Sollors, W., 2010, In : Comparative American Studies. 8, 4

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2009

    1881 The Portrait of a Lady

    Cagidemetrio, A., Marcus, G. (ed.) & Sollors, W. (ed.), 2009, A New Literary History of America. Harvard Unviersity Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Is this Literary History?

    Sollors, W., 2009, In : Chronicle of Higher Education.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Kuno Francke's Edition of The German Classics (1913-15): A Critical and Historical Overview

    Sollors, W. & L. Sammons, J., 2009, Peter Lang. (New Directions in German-American Studies)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    2008

    Ika Hügel-Marshall’s autobiography Invisible Woman: Growing Up Black in Germany

    Sollors, W., Gaffney, E. (Translator) & Schultz, D. (ed.), 2008, Peter Lang. (New Directions in German-American Studies)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook