Jeffrey S. Librett

Jeffrey S. Librett is Professor of German at the University of Oregon.


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  1. Portrait


    Written by Jean-Luc Nancy, Translated by Sarah Clift and Simon Sparks, Introduced by Jeffrey S. Librett

    Series Lit Z

    Fordham University Press

    Suspended between likeness and strangeness, portraiture can identify an individual only at the moment of its advancement and withdrawal. Examining 36 portraits across two millennia, Nancy shows how, despite photograph’s ubiquity,... Learn More
    Published: 12th June 2018
    Hardback | £74.00
    Paperback | £19.99
    EPUB | £23.00
  2. Orientalism and the Figure of the Jew
    This book demonstrates the inextricable entanglement of Orientalism and anti-Judaism in modern German letters. It shows how historicist narratives posit the Orient as fetish in lieu of absent origins, then appropriate this fetish... Learn More
    Published: 3rd November 2014
    Hardback | £79.00
    Paperback | £23.99
    EPUB | £28.00
    PDF | £28.00