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German Film Adaptations: traversing media and norms

Professor Kramer

Spring 2011

Research Guide by Humanities Librarian Yolanda Merrill


Kafka/Welles: The Trial

Buchner/Herzog: Woyzeck

Mann/Visconti: Death in Venice

Suskind/Twyker: Perfume

Schlink/Daltry: The Reader

death in venice


Background Information

Encyclopedia of Novels into Film. PN1997.85. T54 2005

German Film & Literature: Adaptations and Transformations. PN1993.5 G3 G36 1986

Literaturverfilmung. PN1997.85 .L58 1993

Cambridge Companion to the Modern German Novel (ebook)

Cambridge Companion to Modern German Culture (ebook)

Movie Reviews. A listing of important resources

Finding Books

Try Keyword searches in these catalogs on all the works listed at the top.

A useful Subject Heading search is Motion Pictures-Germany-History

  • Annie, the library catalog
  • WorldCat, a national catalog. This catalog combines hundreds of library catalogs, and thus leads to materials we may not have. To request books that are not at W&L, fill out the Interlibrary Loan request form. This form is available from within Worldcat.


Finding Articles

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