ZS: Inaugural issue of 'Journal of Literary Multilingualism'

Sandra Vlasta Discussion

Dear Colleagues!

The inaugural issue of the new 'Journal of Literary Multilingualism' is out. This is a special thematic issue guest-edited by Juliette Taylor-Batty and Till Dembeck on key questions and debates in Literary Multilingualism: 
The journal will appear twice a year online and will feature continuing publishing. 
Please see our CFPs for future thematic issues and for FORUM, the space for scholarly dialogues in every issue. Besides special issues, we welcome regular submissions. You can query the Editor in Chief, Natasha Lvovich, and the special issues' editors.
Looking forward to hearing from you!
JLM Editors

TOC of issue 1

  1. Literary Multilingualism: The Babel of Modernity, Natasha Lvovich
  2. Introduction: Literary Multilingualism Studies: Key Questions and Debates, Juliette Taylor-Batty and Till Dembeck
  3. The Missing Link: Modeling Readers of Multilingual Writing, Rainier Grutman
  4. Unmooring Literary Multilingualism Studies, Rachael Gilmore
  5. Reactionary Multilingualism: Ezra Pound's "Addendum for C", Espen Gronlie
  6. Balkan, Creole, Other: Dislocating Contemporary Multilingualism, Ena Selimovic
  7. Post-monolingual Anglophone Novels: Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor’s The Dragonfly Sea and Karina Lickorish Quinn’s The Dust Never Settles, Birgit Neumann
  8. Shifting Comprehension in Novels by Abdulrazak Gurnah and Zoe Wicomb: Lingualism in Action, Stefan Helgesson


Review of Andreas Leben and Alenka Koron (eds.), Literarische Mehrsprachigkeit im österreichischen und slowenischen Kontext. Tübingen: Narr Francke Attempto, 2019. isbn 9783772086762. 317pp. € 78 by Maris Saagpakk

Review of Steven G. Kellman and Natasha Lvovich (eds.), The Routledge Handbook of Literary Translingualism. New York: Routledge, 2022. isbn 9780367279189. 426pp. $US 250 by Aristi Trendel

Redaktion: Constanze Baum – Lukas Büsse – Mark-Georg Dehrmann – Nils Gelker – Markus Malo – Alexander Nebrig – Johannes Schmidt

Diese Ankündigung wurde von H-GERMANISTIK [Johannes Schmidt] betreut – editorial-germanistik@mail.h-net.msu.edu