Oxford Companion to German Literature (ref PT 41.G3 1997)
Encyclopedia of German Literature (ref PT 91.E53 2000)
The Oxford Companion and other encyclopedias give an overview; often, but not always, you will find some secondary literature listed.
A Dictionary of Film Studies (ref PN 1993.45 .K75 2012)
Film Review Annual 1982-2002 (ref PN 1995. F465)
The international film industry: a historical dictionary (ref PN 1993.45 .S57 1989)
Resources on film studies.
Brockhaus Enzyklopädie (ref AE27.0672)
Grimms Wörterbuch (ref PF 3625.G75 1999)
A general encyclopedia in German and THE dictionary – often handy.
The Dictionary of Literary Biography contains scholarly essays that provide biographical and bibliographical overviews of key authors. Some volumes of the Dictionary of Literary Biography are available in the Reference section of Penrose (ref PN 451.D5). See the box to the right for a list of these German-related volumes of the DLB.
56 German Fiction Writers 1914-45
66 German Fiction Writers 1885-1913
69 Contemporary German Fiction
75 Contemporary German Fiction
81 Austrian Fiction 1875-1913
85 Austrian Fiction after 1914
90 German Writers in the Age of Goethe 1789-1832
94 German Writers in the Age of Goethe: Sturm und Drang to Classicism
97 German Writers from the Enlightenment to Sturm und Drang 1720-1764
118 20th century German Dramatists 1889-1918
124 20th century German Dramatists 1919-1992
129 19th century German Writers 1841-1900
133 19th century German Writers to 1840
138 German Writers and Works of the High Middle Ages: 1170-1280
148 German Writers and Works of the Early Middle Ages: 800-1170
164 German Baroque Writers 1580-1660
168 German Baroque Writers 1661-1730
176 German Writers of Renaissance and Reformation, 1280-1580
© 2014 Whitman College Penrose Library |