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Daniel

Professor of German Studies Michael Resler has published Daniel Von Dem Blühenden Tal, a critical edition of Daniel, one of the earliest post-classical Arthurian romances. His volume includes the normalized Middle High German text with an introduction, selected bibliography, index of proper names, … Continue reading

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Honors for Bowles

Assistant Professor of German Studies Daniel Bowles was named winner of the 2016 Helen & Kurt Wolff Translator’s Prize for his translation of Christian Kracht’s Imperium: A Fiction of the South Seas (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2015). Established in 1996, the annual prize is awarded … Continue reading

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Honors for Bowles

Publishers Weekly has selected Daniel Bowles’ English translation of Christian Kracht’s Imperium as one of the top ten books of 2015. The translation also made it to Huffington Post’s list of the “18 Best Fiction Books of 2015.” Bowles is an assistant … Continue reading

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Translating Imperium

Assistant Professor of German Studies Daniel Bowles has written the English translation of Swiss author Christian Kracht’s best-selling novel Imperium: A Fiction of the South Seas  (Farrar, Straus & Giroux). The novel  is described as a provocative satire and a serious … Continue reading

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