Potsdamer Vorlesungen zur Reiseliteratur
[Traveling, Writing: Potsdam Lectures on Travel Literature]
- eBook (PDF)
- Publication Date:
- Copyright year:
- To be published:
- November 2019
Aims and Scope
The volume systematically presents the genre of travel literature in historical perspective and its broad relevance for contemporary societies. It examines the historical, economic, social, and political backdrops of travel. The focus of the lectures is on French, Spanish, and Italian speaking travelers along with German and English travel literature from the early modern period to the 20th and 21st centuries.
- 23.0 x 15.5 cm
- xi, 672 pages
- 95 Fig.
- Type of Publication:
- Travel Literature; Modern Times; Literary Genres
- Academics (Literary and Cultural Studies)