Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



Published: 01 December 2018

272 Pages

9 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781786941213

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (06)

E. T. A. Hoffman

Transgressive Romanticism

Edited by Christopher R. Clason

Liverpool University Press

Romantic Reconfigurations Studies in Literature and Culture 1780 1850

  • Provides a new look at Hoffmann's very diverse body of work from numerous perspectives
  • First book to gather essays on Hoffmann and transgression in English from current theoretical perspectives
  • Interdisciplinary chapters will interest literary critics, historians, cultural and art critics, historians of the theatre and of psychology and science, those interested in Romantic supernaturalism, etc
  • Situates Hoffmann in several traditions, including dramaturgy, philosophy, and art history
  • Offers a broad range of studies on Hoffmann that are more than sufficiently sophisticated for the literary critic, will also appeal to students and the general reading public