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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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    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)

    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)

    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)

    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)

    2012

    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)

    2011

    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)

    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)

    2007

    A Foreign Affair: Notes Toward a Cultural History of the American Occupation of Germany after World War II

    Sollors, W., Buschendorf, C. (ed.) & Franke, A. (ed.), 2007, Transatlantic Negotiations. Carl Winter Universitätsverlag

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

    Introduction

    Sollors, W. & Du Bois, W. E. B., 2007, The Autobiography of W. E. B. Du Bois: A Soliloquy on Viewing My Life from the Last Decade of its First Century. Oxford University Press

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

    Introduction

    Sollors, W. & Dumas, A., 2007, Georges. Modern Library

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

    2006

    Dedicated to a Proposition

    Sollors, W., Jarab, J. (ed.), Arbeit, M. (ed.) & Virden, J. (ed.), 2006, America in the Course of Human Events. VU University Press

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

    Frank J. Webb

    Sollors, W. & Andrew Jarrett, G. (ed.), 2006, African American Literature Beyond Race: An Alternative Reader. New York University Press

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

    Kein klassisches Einwanderungsland? Comparing the Polyethnic Past of Germany and of the United States.

    Sollors, W., Waldschmidt-Nelson, B. (ed.), Hünemörder, M. (ed.) & Zwingenberger, M. (ed.), 2006, Europe and America: Cultures in Translation. Universitatsverlag C. Winter

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

    Kleine Reise in die Baedeker-Vergangenheit

    Sollors, W., Feichtinger, J. (ed.), Großegger, E. (ed.), Marinelli-König, G. (ed.) & Stachel, P. (ed.), 2006, Schauplatz Kultur – Zentraleuropa: Transdisziplinäre Annäherungen. StudienVerlag

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

    Von A Foreign Affair zu Toxi: Zur Kulturgeschichte der Besatzungszeit.

    Sollors, W., Kelleter, F. (ed.) & Knöbel, W. (ed.), 2006, Amerika und Deutschland: Ambivalente Begegnungen. Wallstein Verlag

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

    2005

    Bulgarian essay on ethnic modernism

    Sollors, W., 2005, Vox Litterarum: Kultura, Komunikazia, Kritika 4.

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

    Charles Johnson

    Sollors, W., 2005, Encyclopedia of African-American Culture and History: The Black Experience in the Americas. Macmillan

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

    Ethnic Palimpsest: VU University Press

    Sollors, W., Delaney, K. (ed.) & Jannsens, R. (ed.), 2005, Over (T)here: Transatlantic Essays in Honor or Rob Kroes. VU University Press

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

    How far from America is America?”

    Sollors, W., D'haen, T. (ed.), Giles, P. (ed.), Kadir, D. (ed.) & Parkinson Zamora, L. (ed.), 2005, How Far is America from Here?. Rodopi

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

    Nota na temat tworzenia slownictwa tozsamosciowego w pierwszej polowie XX wieku.

    Sollors, W., Redzinski, K. & Wagner, I. (ed.), 2005, Edukacja—Róznica i Tozsamosc. Akademia im.

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

    2004

    1855. Ferdinand Kürnberger presents a novelistic critique of America: GermanAmerican Literary Relations.

    Sollors, W., E. Wellbery, D. (ed.) & Ryan, J. (ed.), 2004, A New History of German Literature. The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press

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

    American Journeys to Poland, and Other Travelers to and in Silesia

    Sollors, W., Ferens, D. (ed.), Kociatkiewicz, J. (ed.) & Klimek-Dominiak, E. (ed.), 2004, Traveling Subjects: American Journeys in Space and Time. Rabid

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

    Sites of Ethnicity in Europe and the Americas: From “Rappaccini’s Daughter” to Señor Coconut.

    Sollors, W., Boelhower, W. (ed.), G. Davis, R. (ed.) & Birkle, C. (ed.), 2004, Sites of Ethnicity: Europe and the Americas. Universitatsverlag C. Winter

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

    2003

    African American Intellectuals and Europe between the Two World Wars.

    Sollors, W. & Julien, C. (ed.), 2003, Regards Croises sur les Afro-Americains: Hommage à Michel Fabre. Presses Universitaires François Rabelais

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

    Ethnic Modernism

    Sollors, W. & Bercovitch, S. (ed.), 2003, Cambridge History of American Literature. Cambridge University Press

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

    Four Types of Writing under Modern Conditions; or, Black Writers and ‘Populist Modernism

    Sollors, W., Hathaway, H. (ed.), Jarab, J. (ed.) & Melnick, J. (ed.), 2003, Race and the Modern Artist. Oxford University Press

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

    Introduction

    Sollors, W., 2003, Creole Echoes: The Francophone Poetry of Nineteenth-Century Louisiana. University of Illinois Press

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

    Introduction

    Sollors, W., Stokes, C. (ed.) & A. Elliott, M. (ed.), 2003, Seeing Sentiment: Photography, Race, and the Innocent Eye. New York University Press

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

    2002

    Ethnicity and Race

    Sollors, W., Theo Goldberg, D. (ed.) & Solomos, J. (ed.), 2002, A Companion to Racial and Ethnic Studies. Blackwell

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

    Was Roxy Black? Race as Stereotype in Mark Twain, Edward Windsor Kemble, and Paul Laurence Dunbar.

    Sollors, W. & Brennan, J. (ed.), 2002, Mixed-Race Literature. Stanford University Press

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

    What Race Are You?

    Sollors, W., Perlmann, J. (ed.) & C. Waters, M. (ed.), 2002, The New Race Question: How the Census Counts Multiracial Individuals. Russell Sage Foundation Press

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

    2001

    Ethnic Groups, Ethnicity, Historical Aspects Of.

    Sollors, W., 2001, The International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences. Elsevier

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

    Ethnicity: Early Theories

    Sollors, W., Kupiec Cayton, M. (ed.) & W. Williams, P. (ed.), 2001, Encyclopedia of American Cultural and Intellectual History. Scribner's

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

    How German Is It? Multilingual America Reconsidered

    Sollors, W. & Øverland, O. (ed.), 2001, Not English Only: Redefining “American” in American Studies. VU University Press

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

    Introduction

    Sollors, W., 2001, The Adrienne Kennedy Reader. University of Minnesota Press

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

    Jean Toomer’s Cane: Modernism and Race in Interwar America

    Sollors, W., Fabre, G. (ed.) & Feith, M. (ed.), 2001, Dream-Fluted Cane: Essays on Jean Toomer and the Harlem Renaissance. Rutgers University Press

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

    Non-English Short Stories

    Sollors, W. & H. Gelfant, B. (ed.), 2001, The Columbia Companion to Twentieth-Century American Short Fiction. Columbia University Press

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

    The Multilingual Anthology of American Literature: The Significance of Languages for U.S. Multiculturalism.

    Sollors, W. & Torres, S. (ed.), 2001, Raízes e Rumos. Perspectivas Interdisciplinares em Estudos Americanos. Viveiros de Castro Editora Ltda.

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

    ‘Eager to acquire disks?’ American Studies in War and Peace

    Sollors, W., Steiner, D. (ed.) & Hartl., T. (ed.), 2001, American Studies and Peace. Peter Lang

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

    2000

    Introduction

    Sollors, W., Little, M. (ed.) & Bright, P-C. (ed.), 2000, Oral Tradition. Spoken Word Society

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

    Sezioni su Lorenzo Da Ponte e Luigi Donato Ventura

    Cagidemetrio, A., Shell, M. (ed.) & Sollors, W., 2000, The Multilingual Anthology of American Literature. New York: New York U.P

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

    1999

    Presidents, Sex, and Race.

    Sollors, W., Lewis, J. (ed.) & S. Onuf, P. (ed.), 1999, The Sally Hemings-Thomas Jefferson Relationship in American History and Culture. University Press of Virginia

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

    1998

    The Multiculturalism Debate as Cultural Text

    Sollors, W., Katkin, W. (ed.), Landsman, N. (ed.) & Tyree, A. (ed.), 1998, Beyond Pluralism: Essays on the Conception of Groups and Group Identities in America. University of Illinois Press

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

    The Rest of the Story: Literary History and Multilingualism

    Cagidemetrio, A. & Sollors, W. (ed.), 1998, Multilingual America. New York: New York U.P

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

    1996

    'A world somewhere, somewhere else.’ Language, Nostalgic Mournfulness, and Urban Immigrant Family Romance in Call It Sleep.

    Sollors, W. & Wirth-Nesher, H. (ed.), 1996, New Essays on Call It Sleep. Cambridge University Press

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