Michael Winkler

  • Winkler
Professor Emeritus
Ph.D., University of Colorado, Boulder
Research and Teaching: 

Modern German and European literature; exile literature; theories of literary criticism; translation and cultural transmission

Selected Publications: 
  • Trans. Björn Quiring, Shakespeare's Curse: The Aporias of Ritual Exclusion in Early Modern Royal Drama (New York: Routledge, 2014).
  • Trans. Uwe Steiner, Walter Benjamin: An Introduction to His Work and Thought (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2010).
  • Rainer Maria Rilke—Lou Andreas Salomé, The Correspondence, ed. and trans. Michael Winkler and Edward Snow (New York: W.W. Norton, 2006). Paperback edition in 2008.
  • Trans. Bruno Schwebel, As Fate Would Have It (Riverside, CA: Ariadne Press, 2008).
  • Tans. Peter Truschner, Serpent's Child (Riverside, CA: Ariadne Press, 2006).
  • Trans. Gerhard Roth, The Lake (Riverside, CA: Ariadne Press, 2000).
  • Rainer Maria Rilke, Diaries of a Young Poet, trans. Michael Winkler and Edward Snow (New York: W.W. Norton, 1997).
  • Ed., Deutsche Literatur im Exil, 1933-1945: Texte und Dokumente, 5th edn. (Stuttgart: Reclam, 1997).
  • "'His Majesty's Loyal Refugees': Hitlerflüchtlinge in der englischen Erzählliteratur," in Wulf Koepke and Jörg Thunecke (eds.), Preserving the Memory of Exile (Nottingham: edition refugium, 2008), 314-29.
  • "Hermann Brochs Exilromane: Übersetzungen und Rezeption in Amerika," Exilforschung 25 (2007), 189-207.