Cultural Studies

De Gruyter’s cultural studies list brings together the German tradition of Kulturwissenschaft and Anglophone German studies and cultural studies. Alongside cultural theory, memory studies, conflict studies, film studies, and popular culture, the portfolio also includes theme-based series

such as “Literature and Law” and “Literature and the Natural Sciences.” Our comprehensive list covers all eras from the Middle Ages to the present day, and features both German and English-language texts – making it especially attractive to international scholars.

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Dr. Anja-Simone Michalski
Senior Acquisitions Editor Literary & Cultural Studies
+49 (0)30 26005 - 186
Robert Forke
Acquisition Editor Medieval and Early Modern Studies
+49 (0)30 26005 - 106
Myrto Aspioti
Acquisitions Editor Literary and Cultural Studies
+49 30 26 005 168

Renowned Partners

  • AIDEL – Associazione Italiana di Diritto e Letteratura/Italienischer Verband für Recht und Literatur
  • European Network for Avant-Garde and Modernism Studies
  • ELINAS – Erlanger Forschungszentrum für Literatur- und Naturwissenschaft
  • Kolleg-Forschungsgruppe Cinepoetics – Poetologien audiovisueller Bilder