In Memoriam

James Marchand
In memory of James Marchand, Professor Emeritus






 
RLorbe
In Memory of Ruth E. Lorbe, Professor Emerita

James Marchand

Obituary

Medieval Studies at Illinois remembers James Marchand

Selected Publications:

  • The Grimm Brothers and the Germanic Past (ed., with Elmer H. Antonsen and Ladislav Zgusta; J. Benjamins, 1990)
  • The Quest for the New Science: Language and Thought in Eighteenth-Century Science (with Karl J. Fink; Southern Illinois UP, 1979)
  • Language and Culture (Illinois Language Learning Laboratory, 1979)
  • Early Scandinavian Variants of the Fifteen Signs Before Doomsday (Acta philologica scandinavica, 1976)
  • The Allegories in the Old Norse Veraldar Saga (Michigan UP, 1975)
  • The Sounds and Phonemes of Wulfila's Gothic (Mouton, 1973)

 

 

Ruth E. Lorbe

Obituary

Selected Publications:

  • "Spuren. Elemente der Lyrik im Kinderreim," Akzente 1 (1954) 280-291.
  • Lyrische Standpunkte. Interpretationen moderner Gedichte. Muenchen: Bayerischer Schulbuchverlag, 1968. 2. Auflage 1969. Pp. 192.
  • Die Welt des Kinderliedes. Dargestellt an Liedern und Reimen aus Nuernberg. Berlin: Julius Belzt, 1971.
  • "Die deutsche Kurzgeschichte der Jahrhundertmitte," Theorie der Kurzgeschichte. Hg. Hans-Christoph Graf van Nayhauss. Stuttgart: Reclam, 1977. 62-65. Reprinted in Siebzehn Kurzgeschichten. Stuttgart: Klett, 1982. 104-107.
  • "Kinderlyrik," Kinder- und Jugendliteratur. Zur Typologie einer literarischen Gattung. Hg. Gerhard Haas. Stuttgart: Reclam, 1974. 178-219. Revised and reprinted in Kinder- und Jugendliteratur. Ein Handbuch. Hg. Gerhard Haas. Stuttgart: Reclam, 1984. 339-368.
  • "Außerdem und Innerdem. Polikarp und Poliphem. Elemente der Kinderlyrik in der Dichtung Paul Celans." Psalm und Hawdalah. Zum Werk Paul Celans. Hg. Joseph P. Strelka. New York: Peter Lang, 1987. 79-98.
  • "Documentation: Walter Höllerer. Porträt Walter Höllerer: Ein Gespräch mit Ruth Lorbe," The German Quarterly 1 (1986) 85-102. Reprinted in Walter Höllerers Oberpfälzische Weltei-Erkundungen. Hg. Werner Gotzmann. Weiden: Vereinigte Oberpfälzische Druckereien und Verlagsanstalt GmbH, 1987. 114-129.
  • "America in Contemporary German Poetry: Images of Reality," Amerika! New Images in German Literature. Ed. Heinz Osterle. New York: Peter Lang, 1989. 243-275.
  • "Welt und ich," Seltene Augenblicke: Interpretations of Poems by Hugo von Hofmannsthal. Ed. Margit Resch. Columbia: Camden House, 1989. 98-120.

 

 

In Memory of James McGlathery
In Memory of James McGlathery, Professor Emeritus

James McGlathery

Obituary 

Selected Publications:

  • Mysticism and Sexuality: E. T. A. Hoffmann. Part One: Hoffmann and His Sources. Berner Beiträge zur deutschen Sprache und Literatur, 4 (also as: American University Studies, I,3, and Europäische Hochschulschriften ,I, 450). Berne: Peter Lang Verlag, 1981.
  • Fairy Tale Romance: The Grimms, Basile, Perrault. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1991. (Japanese edition Tokyo: Tuttle-Mori Agency, 1998.)
  • Grimms' Fairy Tales: A History of Criticism on a Popular Classic. Literary Criticism in Perspective. Columbia, SC: Camden House, 1993.
  • E. T. A. Hoffmann. Twayne's World Authors Series, 868. New York: Twayne Publishers, 1997.
  • Wagner's Operas and Desire. North American Studies in Nineteenth-Century German Literature, 22. New York: Peter Lang, 1998.

 

 

Frederick Schwink
In Memory of Frederick Schwink, Associate Professor

Frederick Schwink

Obituary

Selected Publications:

  • Work Begun: "'blindr er betri en brenndr séi...': Runes as a Tactile Writing System." University of Illinois/Kulturhistorisk Museum, University of Oslo, 2010. 
    https://www.khm.uio.no/english/research/publications/7th-symposium-preprints/documents/schwink.pdf
  • "The Velar Nasal in the Adaptation of the Runic Alphabet." Journal of Germanic Linguistics 12.2 (2000) 235-249.
  • Linguistic Typology, Universality and the Realism of Reconstruction. Washington, D.C.: The Institute for the Study of Man, 1994. Journal of Indo-European Studies Monograph Series #12.