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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

I. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from abroad in 2007

General linguistics and literature

Akinyemi, Prof. Dr. Akintunde

University of Florida, United States of America
Field of research: Literature
Host: Prof. Dr. Eckhard Breitinger Universität Bayreuth
  • Akintunde Akinyemi: Oral Literature, Aesthetic Transfer, and Social Vision in Two Yoruba Video-Films. In: Research in African Literature. 38:3, 2007, p. 122 - 135 [literary criticism, film, oral tradition].

  • Akintunde Akinyemi: Proverb, Creativity, and Language Use in Akinwumi Isola's Madam Tinubu. In: Proverbium. 24, 2007, p. 17 - 38 [literary criticism, African proverbs, African drama].

Amouzadeh-Mahdiraji, Prof. Dr. Mohammad

University of Isfahan, Iran
Field of research: Sociolinguistics
Host: Prof. Dr. Tania Kouteva Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
  • Mohammad Amouzadeh and Manoochehr Tavangar: Sociolinguistic aspects of Persian commercial advertisements in post-revolutionary Iran. In: Media, Culture, and Society in Iran: Globalization and Islamic States. (Ed. Mehdi Semati) London and New York: Routledge, 2007, p. 130 - 151 [Persian advertisement, ideology, competing discourses, modernization,].

Bhatti, Prof. Dr. Anil

Jawaharlal Nehru University, India
Field of research: Literature
Host: Prof. Dr. Andrea Allerkamp Europa-Universität Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder)
  • Anil Bhatti: "Zwischen zwei Welten schwebend" Zu Goethes Fremdheitsexperiment im "West-östlichen Divan". In: Goethe. Neue Ansichten. . (Ed. Hans-Jörg Knobloch,Helmut Koopmann.) Würzburg: Königshausen und Neumann, 2007, p. 103 - 121 [German Literature Goethe Orient].

  • Anil Bhatti: Teilung als Wunde. In: Jenseits von Grenzen. Transnationales, translokales Gedächtnis. . (Ed. Moritz Csáky, Elisabeth Großegger. ) Wien: Praesens Verlag, 2007, p. 49 - 62 [Culture Studies Partition of India Memory ].

Costa, Prof. Dr. Gabriele

Università degli Studi del Molise, Italy
Field of research: Comparative linguistics
Host: Prof. Dr. Carlo de Simone Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
  • Gabriele Costa: Pragmatica e tradizione nell'etnolinguistica. In: Quaderni di Semantica. 28,1 , 2007, p. 203 - 214 [Pragmatics, ethnolinguistics, linguistic theory].

  • Gabriele Costa: Sciamanismo indeuropeo. In: Simboli e miti della tradizione sciamanica. Atti del convegno internazionale (Bologna: 3-4/5/2006). (Ed. Carla Corradi) Bologna: Carattere, 2007, p. 85 - 95 [Indo-European studies, sciamanisms, hitstory of religion].

Dion, Prof. Dr. Robert

Universite du Quebec, Canada
Field of research: Teaching and conveying literature and culture
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Jürgen Lüsebrink Universität des Saarlandes
  • Robert Dion: L'Allemagne de Liberté - Sur la germanophilie des intellectuels québécois. Ottawa: Les Presses de L'Université D'Ottawa/Königshausen & Neumann, 2007, 331 pp.

Erlin, Prof. Dr. Matthew

Washington University, United States of America
Field of research: Literary and cultural history/literary studies
Host: Prof. Dr. Alexander Kosenina Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
  • Matt Erlin: Products of the Imagination: Mining, Luxury, and the Romantic Artist in Heinrich von Ofterdingen. In: German Life and Letters. 60, 2007, p. 40 - 68 [19th Century Literature Consumer Culture Romanticism Novalis].

  • Matt Erlin: Useless Subjects: Reading and Consumer Culture in Eighteenth-Century Germany. In: The German Quarterly. 80, 2007, p. 145 - 164 [18th Century Literature Consumer Culture].

Fortuna Weber, Prof. Dr. Sara

, Italy
Field of research: Philosophy of language
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Trabant Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • Sara Fortuna: Al di qua della aspettualità lingustica: aspetto, corpo, linguaggio nella filosofia di Vico. In: La mente, il corpo e i loro enigmi . (Ed. Guido Coccoli, Anna Ludovico, Caterina Marrone, Fabio Stella) Rome: Stamen, 2007, p. 267 - 284 [Philosophy of language, history of linguistic ideas].

Gouaffo, Prof. Dr. Albert

Universite de Dschang, Cameroon
Field of research: Comparative literature
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Jürgen Lüsebrink Universität des Saarlandes
  • Albert Gouaffo: Wissens- und Kulturtransfer im kolonialen Kontext. Das Beispiel Kamerun - Deutschland (1884-1919). Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann, 2007, 284 pp.

Grigorjeva, Dr. Jelena

University of Tartu, Estonia
Field of research: Semiotics
Host: Prof. Dr. Roland Posner Technische Universität Berlin
  • Jelena Grigorjeva: Body Borders. (In Russian). In: Fashion Theory. The Journal of Dress, Body and Culture. (Russian). New Literature Obsrever Publishing House. Moscow.. 5, 2007, p. 99 - 118 [semiotics, cultural studies, everyday culture, (new) mythological studies, body, iconography, anthropology].

Ikegami, Prof. Dr. Yoshihiko


Field of research: Linguistics of the language system
Host: Prof. Dr. Leonhard Lipka Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Yoshihiko Ikegami: Sprachwissenschaft des Tuns und des Werdens. Typologie der japanischen Sprache und Kultur. Berlin: Lit Verlag Dr. W. Hopf, 2007, 233 pp.

Kiklewicz, Prof. Dr. Aleksander

University of Warmia and Mazury, Poland
Field of research: Linguistics
Host: Prof. Dr. Swetlana Mengel Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
  • Aleksander Kiklewicz: Sprache verstehen. Beiträge zur Sprachphilosophie, Semantik und kommunikativen Linguistik (Polnisch). Lask: Leksem, 2007, 454 pp. [Linguistik, Sprachphilosophie, Semantik, kommunikative Linguistik].

  • Aleksander Kiklewicz: Anziehungskraft der Sprache. Band 1. Semantik. Textlinguistik. Kommunikative Linguistik (Russisch). Olsztyn: UWM, 2007, 412 pp. [Linguistik, Semantik, Textlinguistik, kommunikative Linguistik].

  • Aleksander Kiklewicz: Aspekty teorii wzglednosci jezykowej (Aspekte der Theorie der Sprachrelativität). Olsztyn: Eastern Europe Research Centre, 2007, 100 pp. [Sprachphilosophie].

Kirkness, Prof. Dr. Alan Comrie

, New Zealand
Field of research: Linguistics
Host: Prof. Dr. Werner Röcke Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • Alan Comrie Kirkness unter Mitarbeit von Simon Gilmour: Briefwechsel der Brüder Jacob und Wilhelm Grimm mit den Verlegern des "Deutschen Wörterbuchs" Karl Reimer und Salomon Hirzel. Stuttgart: S. Hirzel Verlag, 2007, 767 pp. [Grimm-Forschung Deutsches Wörterbuch Deutsche Lexikographiegeschichte].

Kotorova, Prof. Dr. Elizaveta

University of Zielona Gora, Poland
Field of research: Theory of language
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Gladrow Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • Elizaveta Kotorova: Äquivalenzbeziehungen: Wort, Wortgruppe, Wortsystem. Marburg: Tectum Verlag, 2007, 201 pp. [lexikalische Semantik, kontrastive Linguistik].

Lackey, Dr. Michael

University of Minnesota, Morris, United States of America
Field of research: Literature
Host: Prof. Dr. K. Ludwig Pfeiffer Universität Siegen
  • Michael Lackey: African American Atheists and Political Liberation: A Study of the Sociocultural Dynamics of Faith. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida, 2007, 172 pp. [Atheism, Twentieth-Century Intellectual History, African American Literature, Religion, God].

Liu, Dr. Jia

Universität zu Köln, Germany
Field of research: Documentation science
Host: Dr. Karl H. Südekum Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg
  • Jia Liu: The evaluation of worldwide digital reference services in libraries. Oxford, UK: Chandos Publishing , 2007, 174 pp. [evaluatioin, digital reference service].

  • Jia Liu: Metadata and its applications in the digital library: approaches and practices. Westport, Connecticut, USA: Libraries Unlimited, 2007, 192 pp. [medatada, digital library].

Lopez-Carretero, Prof. Dr. Luis

University of Illinois at Chicago, United States of America
Field of research: Linguistics
Host: Dr. Tonjes Veenstra Zentrum für Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft, Typologie und Universalienforschung (ZAS)
  • Luis Lopez-Carretero: Locality and the architecture of syntactic dependencies. London: Palgrave-McMillan, 2007, 288 pp. [syntax, minimalism].

Mady, Dr. Katalin

Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary
Field of research: Physiology of language
Host: Dr. Philip Hoole Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Uwe D. Reichel, Katalin Mády: Comparing Human and Machine Vowel Classification. In: Proc. 16th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences, Saarbrücken. 2007, p. 745 - 748 [speech perception, neural networks, vowel system].

Maitz, Prof. Dr. Peter

Universität Augsburg, Germany
Field of research: Linguistics
Host: Prof. Dr. Stephan Elspaß Universität Augsburg
  • Peter Maitz: The Death of Standard German in Nineteenth-Century Budapest: A Case Study on the Role of Linguistic Ideologies in Language Shift. In: Germanic Language Histories 'from Below' (1700-2000). (Ed. Stephan Elspaß, Nils Langer, Joachim Scharloth, Wim Vandenbussche) Berlin, New York: de Gruyter, 2007, p. 405 - 421 [historical linguistics, sociolinguistics, language contact, language shift, language ideologies].

  • Peter Maitz, Stephan Elspaß: Warum der "Zwiebelfisch" nicht in den Deutschunterricht gehört. In: Informationen Deutsch als Fremdsprache. 34.5, 2007, p. 515 - 526 [Sociolinguistics, Language Variation, Language Change, Linguistic Discrimination, Language Cultivation].

Milev, Dr. Rossen

Balkanmedia Association, Bulgaria
Field of research: Media studies
Host: Prof. Dr. Siegfried Zielinski Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln
  • Rossen Milev: The 'World Script Revolution' in the 4th century AD (englisch/bulgarisch). Sofia: BalkanMedia, 2007, 55 pp.

Mulo Farenkia, Prof. Dr. Bernard

Cape Breton University, Canada
Field of research: Sociolinguistics
Host: Dr. Eric Anchimbe Universität Bayreuth
  • Bernard Mulo Farenkia: Zu einigen typischen Interferenzfehlern kamerunischer Deutschlerner. In: Deutsch als Fremdsprache. 4, 2007, p. 233 - 238 [[Language contact, written and spoken German in Cameroon}].

Nkemleke, Prof. Dr. Daniel Ategwa

Universite de Yaounde I, Cameroon
Field of research: Linguistics
Host: Prof. Dr. Josef Schmied Technische Universität Chemnitz
  • Daniel Ategwa Nkemleke: You will come when? The Pragmatics of certain questions in Cameroon English. In: The Linguistic Journal. 2, No. 1, 2007, p. 128 - 142 [Pragmatics, questions, informal contexts, Cameroon English, pedagogic relevance].

  • Daniel Ategwa Nkemleke: Frequency and use of modals in Cameroon English and application to language education. In: Indian Journal of Applied Linguistics. 33 ( 1), 2007, p. 87 - 105 [Corpora, modality, teaching, academic English, ESL contexts].

  • Daniel Ategwa Nkemleke: Frequency and Use of Modals in Cameroon English. In: Lagos Papers in English Studies: A journal of the Department of English, Lagos State University. 1 (2), 2007, p. 47 - 61 [Modality, Frequency, Cameroon English Usage, Corpus Linguistics, ].

Pangop Kameni, Dr. Alain Cyr

Universite de Dschang, Cameroon
Field of research: Media studies, journalism
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Jürgen Lüsebrink Universität des Saarlandes
  • Alain Cyr Pangop Kameni : Communication théâtrale et jeux de pouvoir chez Ngandu Nkashama. In: Pius Ngandu. Trajectoires d’une œuvre. (Ed. Alexie Tcheuyap (dir.)) Paris: L’Harmattan, 2007, p. 157 - 180 [communication-jeu- théâtre-pouvoir].

  • Alain Cyr Pangop Kameni: Calixthe Beyala. Ecriture féministe/intimiste et fantasmes urbains dans Assèze, l’Africaine. In: La Lettre « R ». Revue de culture et création « Tabous et interdits » , Université de Suceava, Département d'Etudes françaises, Roumanie. n°5, 2007, p. 125 - 134 [Beyala-feminisme-roman-tabou-interdit-fantasmes-ville-sexe-Afrique].

Raji-Oyelade, Prof. Dr. Aderemi

University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Field of research: Comparative literature
Host: Prof. Dr. Susanne Gehrmann Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • Susanne Gehrmann Aderemi Raji-Oyelade: ¿Africa and the Weltverkehr of Tongues, Books, and Scholars¿. In: Comparative Literature: Sharing Knowledges for Preserving Cultural Diversity; In Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), Developed under the Auspices of the UNESCO. (Ed. Lisa Block De Behar, Paola Mildonian, Jean-Michel Djian, Djelal Kadir, Marcio Seligmann-Silva, Alfons Knauth, Dolores Romero Lopez) Oxford ,UK: Eolss Publishers, 2007, p. online - [http://www.eolss.net] [Comparative Literature, Cultural Studies, Literary History, African Studies].

  • Remi Raji: Drumming a continent and its dreams: a selection of African writings. In: Drumvoices Revue. 15. 1 & 2, 2007, p. 74 - 120 [Creative Writing; African Literature].

  • Aderemi Raji-Oyelade: Perplexing mis-turns: a commentary. In: Wasafiri. 52, 2007, p. 86 - 87 [Literary Theory, African Women's Poetry].

Reisigl, Dr. Martin

Universität Wien, Austria
Field of research: Philosophy of language
Host: Prof. Dr. Norbert Dittmar Freie Universität Berlin
  • Martin Reisigl: Zum innerlinguistischen Status der Diskursanalyse. In: Diskurse und Texte. Festschrift für Konrad Ehlich zum 65. Geburtstag.. (Ed. Angelika Redder) Tübingen: Stauffenburg, 2007, p. 71 - 80 [linguistic discourse analysis, functional pragmatics, history of science, methodology].

  • Martin Reisigl: Projektbericht: Der Wiener Ansatz der Kritischen Diskursanalyse. In: Forum Qualitative Sozialforschung / Forum: Qualitative Social Research. http://www.qualitative-research.net/fqs-texte/2-07/07-2-P7-d.htm. 8/2, 2007, [critical discourse analysis].

  • Martin Reisigl: Discrimination in Discourses. In: Handbooks of Applied Linguistics. Volume 7: Intercultural Communication. . (Ed. Helga Kotthoff, Helen Spencer-Oatey) Berlin, New York: Mouton de Gruyter, 2007, p. 365 - 394 [discourse analysis, intercultural communication, applied linguistics, social discrimination].

Rivoletti, Prof. Dr. Christian

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
Field of research: Comparative literature

  • Christian Rivoletti: Wahrheit, Dichtung und politische Macht: Vergil, Dante und die Lügen der epischen Tradition im Orlando furioso. In: Abgrenzung und Synthese. Lateinische Dichtung und volkssprachliche Traditionen in Renaissance und Barock (Beiträge zum XXIX. Romanistentag - Saarbrücken 2005). (Ed. M. Föcking, G. Müller ) Heidelberg, 2007, p. 233 - 258 [Literature, Italian Renaissance].

Sonaiya, Prof. Dr. Remi

, Nigeria
Field of research: Linguistics of the language system
Host: Prof. Dr. Walter Bisang Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
  • Remi Sonaiya: Issues in French Applied Linguistics in West Africa. In: French Applied Linguistics. (Ed. Dalila Ayoun) Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 2007, p. 425 - 449 [Applied Linguistics, French in West Africa, European Languages in Africa].

Soudi, Prof. Dr. Abdelhadi

Ecole Nationale de l'Industrie Minerale, Morocco
Field of research: Linguistic data processing
Host: Prof. Dr. Claudia Becker Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • Abdelhadi Soudi, Antal van den Bosch, Guenter Neumann: Arabic Computational Morphology: Knowledge-based and Empirical Methods. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Kluwer/Springer, 2007, 316 pp. [Computational morphology, Machine Translation, Information Retrieval, Arabic, semitic].

  • Violetta Cavalli-Sforza, Abdelhadi Soudi: Arabic Computational Morphology: A trade-off between multiple operations and multiple stems. In: Arabic Computational Morphology: Knowledge-based and Empirical Methods. (Ed. Abdelhadi Soudi, Antal van den Bosch, Guenter Neumann) Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Kluwer/Springer, 2007, p. 89 - 114 [Computational Morphology, Arabic].

  • Nizar Habash, Abdelhadi Soudi, Timothy Buckwalter: On Arabic Transliteration. In: Arabic Computational Morphology: knowledge-based and Empirical Methods.. (Ed. Abdelhadi Soudi, Antal van den Bosch, Günter Neumann) Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer/Kluwer, 2007, p. 15 - 22 [Transliteration, Arabic].

  • Antal van den Bosch, Erwin Marsi, Abdelhadi Soudi: Memory-based Morphological Analysis and Part-of-speech Tagging of Arabic. In: Arabic Computational Morphology: Knowledge-based and Empirical Methods. (Ed. Abdelhadi Soudi, Antal van den Bosch, Günter Neumann) Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer/Kluwer, 2007, p. 201 - 219 [morphological analysis, memory-based, supervised].

Stäcker, Dr. Thomas

Herzog August Bibliothek Wolfenbüttel, Germany
Field of research: Library science

  • Thomas Stäcker: Setting the emblem schema to work. In: Learned Love. Proceedings of the Emblem Project Utrecht Conference on Dutch Love Emblems and the Internet (November 2006). (Ed. Els Stronks, Peter Boot) The Hague: DANS, 2007, p. 201 - 209 [emblem studies, digitization ].

Tecza, Dr. Zygmunt

University of Rzeszow, Poland
Field of research: Comparative linguistics
Host: Prof. Dr. Rainer Rath Universität des Saarlandes
  • Melinda Tecza, Zygmunt Tecza: Korepetycje, jezyk niemiecki. Poziom podstawowy. Warszawa: Buchmann, 2007, 167 pp. [German as Foreign Language, textbook].

  • Grzegorz Jaskiewicz, Zygmunt Tecza (eds.): Neophilologica Sandeciensia II. Nowy Sacz: Panstwowa Wyzsza Szkola Zawodowa, 2007, 146 pp. [British and American Literature, German Literature, Linguistics, Translatology, Teaching of Foreign Languages].

  • Zygmunt Tecza: Das Problem der Komparabilität beim Vergleich des deutschen bestimmten Artikels mit seinem Gegenspieler im Westslawischen. In: Fundamenta linguisticae (= Linguistische Treffen in Wroclaw, Bd. 1). (Ed. Iwona Bartoszewicz, Joanna Szczek, Artur Tworek) Wroclaw, Dresden: Atut/Neisse Verlag, 2007, p. 337 - 348 [Contrastive Linguistics, Definite Article, West Slavonic Languages].

  • Zygmunt Tecza: Wenn ein Spiel 1:0 endet: Facetten translatorischer Insuffizienz. In: Neophilologica Sandeciensia II. (Ed. Grzegorz Jaskiewicz, Zygmunt Tecza) Nowy Sacz: Panstwowa Wyzsza Szkola Zawodowa, 2007, p. 117 - 135 [Literary Translation, Translation Error].

Vardoulakis, Dr. Dimitris

University of Western Sydney, Australia
Field of research: Comparative literature

  • Dimitris Vardoulakis: Reading Chapter One, Part Two of Papadiamantes’s The Merchants of the Nations. In: Greek Research in Australia. (Ed. Elisabeth Close et. al.) Adelaide: Flinders UP, 2007, p. 274 - 282.

Venkova, Prof. Dr. Tzvetomira Gueorguieva

St Kliment Ohridsky University of Sofia, Bulgaria
Field of research: Linguistic data processing
Host: Prof. Dr. Erhard W. Hinrichs Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
  • Tzvetomira Gueorguieva Venkova: The Unexpressed Object in English and Bulgarian: A Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar Approach. Sofia: International Sociolinguistic Society, 2007, 226 pp. [Object Alternations, Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar, Bulgarian Syntax].

  • Tzvetomira Gueorguieva Venkova: Object Alternations and the Structure of Bulgarian Verb Phrase. In: PSYCHOLINGUISTIC STUDIES. Papers in honour of Prof. Dr. Tatiana Slama-Casacu . (Ed. Penka Ilieva-Baltova, Krasimira Petrova ) Sofia: RIVA Publishers, 2007, p. 293 - 307 [syntax, transitivity, HPSG, Bulgarian].

  • Tzvetomira Gueorguieva Venkova: Verb Classes Showing the PRO-arb Alternation . In: Lexicography and Lexicology in the Modern World . (Ed. Lilia Krumova-Tsvetkova, Maria Choroleeva, Sabina Pavlova) Veliko Turnovo: Znak 94, 2007, p. 149 - 158 Original author: Цветомира Георгиева Венкова (Bulgarian) [PRO-arb alternation, unexpressed object, Bulgarian grammar].

  • Tzvetomira Gueorguieva Venkova: The Third International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar. In: Contrastive Linguistics. 2, 2007, p. 138 - 141 Original author: Цветомира Георгиева Венкова (Bulgarian) [Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar].

Zelealem, Prof. Dr. Leyew

Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
Field of research: Theory of language
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernd Heine Universität zu Köln
  • Leyew Zelealem: The Dialects of Amharic Revisited. In: Semitica et semitohamitica Berlinensia: Shaker Verlag: Aachen. . Band 5, 2007, p. 449 - 480 [Amharic, dialect, standard, isogloss, identity].