Jennifer Watson is Assistant Professor of German at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She holds a Ph.D. from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Dr. Watson also heads the Scandinavian Studies Certificate Program where she teaches the Swedish language as well as Scandinavian literature and culture.2004 0-7734-6388-7
An examination of the literary impact Selma Lagerlöf had on German authors of the time. It also clearly sheds new light on Selma Lagerlöf, as well as other notable German authors such as Franz Kafka, Bertolt Brecht, Gerhardt Hauptmann, Nelly Sachs, Ina Seidel and Gustav Frenssen. This book will be of great value to those in the fields of Scandinavian, German and Comparative literature.