Essays on Franz Kafka
The Myth of Power and the Self brings together Walter Sokel's most significant essays on Kafka written over a period of thirty-one years, 1966-1997.
The Hidden Stages of Weimar Cinema
An insightful overview of an important era in cinema.
This study analyzes the transformation of German Jewry in the period from 1780-1840.
An Intellectual Biography
This book provides readers with the opportunity to survey the facts surrounding Benjamin's life and assess the interpretations of his texts.
Texts in Context
German Cinema is the first English-language volume to provide a comprehensive historical overview of German film from the silent era to the present, as well as close readings of individual films.
A Study of German National Character through Folklore
A work of major importance that demonstrates the value of folklore for understanding national character.
Jewish Identity and European Culture in Germany, 1749-1824
An excellent overview of the intellectual history of important figures in German Jewry.