German literature, German authors and poets

Subject categories on this page
  1. Etexts
  2. Journals, magazines

German literature online; German and Austrian authors and poets; a guide to websites

Deutsche Literatur; Autoren

See also: German authors and poets, a website guide.

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Author directories/Autoren

German authors and poets, a website guide.

Digital Texts. German Language and Literature, a website guide from-Yale University

Deutsche Autoren
Hanser Verlage

zvdd: Zentrales Verzeichnis Digitalisierter Drucke
A central index of digitized German material from the 15th to the 21st century.

VD18: Verzeichnis der im deutschen Sprachraum erschienenen Drucke des 18. Jahrhunderts
VD18 is a retrospective national bibliography of German printed works from 1701-1800.

Wolfenbütteler Digitale Bibliothek (WDB)
Selected digital facsimile items from the Herzog August Bibliothek in Wolfenbüttel.

Bibliothek deutscher Klassiker
Covers the works of major authors spanning eleven centuries and includes historical, philosophical, theological, political and art history texts.

Die deutsche Lyrik
German poetry online. The collection starts with works from the 15th century and follows the development of German poetry up to the beginning of the 20th century.

DTA: Deutsches Textarchiv

 

Deutschsprachige Literatur
Wikipedia

Novelists. German novelists.
Wikipedia entries.

Poets, German poets,
Wikipedia entries.

Project Gutenberg,
the German literary etext archive.


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Baroque German literature, an introduction.

Berliner Zimmer
Berlin literary magazine and web salon.

Berlin Online
Literatur Café / Kaufhouse. Kultur, belletriste, autoren.

Büchner Prize. Georg-Büchner-Preis

Buecherbrett.de. Links und Infos zu aktuellen Autoren.

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D

Deutsche Akademie für Sprache und Dichtung

Deutsche Autoren
Hanser Verlage

Deutsche Literatur: Portal
Wikipedia

Die Deutschen Klassiker
Biographien, Kurzinhalte, Bibliographien sowie Einführungen zu Werken und Epochen der deutschen klassischen Literatur von Grimmelshausen bis Kafka.

Digitale Bibliothek.de
Zeno.org’s Digitale Bibliothek is one of the largest collections of German literature and arts. In the first of over a hundred series comes together over 500 German authors with more than 2.900 works of literature form over five centuries.

Duchess Anna Amalia Library, Weimar.

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Etexts *

Primärtexte. Projekt Gutenberg
Projekt Gutenberg-DE

German Literature, 
a searchable database from The Free University of Berlin.

F

Frankfurt Book Fair

G

German Literature, 
a searchable database from The Free University of Berlin.

Goethe Institute, Germany
German art and live culture. Current projects, news, articles. High Medieval German texts. A guide to online resources. ORB.

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Hanser Literaturverlage

I

Institut für Deutsche Sprache

J

Journals, magazines *

Aufgelesen.org
Plattform für Buchrezensionen

Ausgezeichnetes.de: portal for awarded literacy.
Presents books and audio books awarded a literary price.

Berliner Zimmer
Berlin literary magazine and web salon.

A book review database.
About 3000 books and audio books.[Deutsche Welle]

Literatur im DeutschlandRadio
Critiques, interviews, portraits.

Die Berliner Literaturkritik

Literaturkritik.de
A forum of reviews featuring literature in German and other languages
[Philipps-Universität Marburg]

Perlentaucher
Critiques, book shows, literary contributions to German daily newspapers

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Der Kanon. Die Deutsche Literatur

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Literatur-Café. Online-literature forum.

Das literarische Echo  Campus der Universität Carleton in Ottawa.
A literary radio program from Carleton University, Ottawa.

Literaturkritik.de
Erscheint seit 1999 monatlich. Die Rezensionen zu über 10 000 literarischen und kulturwissenschaftlichen Neuerscheinungen sind kostenfrei zugänglich.

Literaturlexikon Online
ist ein elektronisches Nachschlagewerk für Leser, Literaturwissenschaftler, Schüler und Studenten.

Literaturhaeuser.net. 
Literaturhaeuser.net ist die gemeinsame Informationsplattform der Literaturhäuser in Berlin, Hamburg, Framkfurt, Köln, München, Salzburg und Stuttgart.

Literaturwelt
An annotated list of approximately 500 links to sites on German literature compiled by Olliver Gassner.

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Medieval German literature

German folklore. Wikipedia

Middle High German literature, Wikipedia entries.

Minnesingers. Wikipedia

Online Mediaeval and Classical Library
A collection of literary works from classical and medieval times.

Deutsche Gedichte
Online database of German poetry hosted by the Universität Freiburg.

Nibelungenlied; English translations

Gottfried von Strassburg’s Tristan (in German)

Parsifal, by Wolfram von Eschenbach

Parsifal manuscripts, a list.

Works by or about Hartmann von Aue. Internet Archive

Wikipedia entry on Medieval German literature.

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New Books in German
A web site which presents regular reviews of new titles particularly recommended for translation into English. Titles are chosen by an independent committee made up of British literary experts and representatives of the book trade.

Novelists. A web list from Wikipedia.

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Poets. A list of German poets from Wikipedia.

R

Radio, podcasts

Das literarische Echo  Campus der Universität Carleton in Ottawa.
A literary radio program from Carleton University, Ottawa.

 

Reich-Ranicki, Marcel. Marcel Reich-Ranicki

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Stiftung Frauen-Literatur-Forschung e.V. 
Database of Women Writers in Germany

Sturm und Drang entry in Wikipedia.

T

Tour Literatur. Literatur-Infoportal portal
Autoren, werkverzeichnisse, sekundärliteratur, epochen , theorie, literaturpreise, News-Archiv, links & Adressen.

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Der Universitätsbibliothek der FU Berlin
A German literature database.

W

Wikipedia entry on German literature.

Gottfried von Straßburg  Codex Manesse, UB Heidelberg, Cod. Pal. germ. 848, fol. 364
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