PUBLICATIONS

Co-Edited Volumes

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KEYWORDS FOR TODAY: A 21ST CENTURY VOCABULARY. THE KEYWORDS PROJECT. EDS. COLIN MACCABE AND HOLLY YANACEK

Oxford University Press, 2018

ANIMALS, MACHINES, AND AI: ON HUMAN AND NON-HUMAN EMOTIONS IN MODERN GERMAN CULTURAL HISTORY. EDS. ERIKA QUINN AND HOLLY YANACEK

DeGruyter (forthcoming)

 

PUBLICATIONS

Recent Research and Articles

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Novel: A Forum on Fiction 54.1 (Spring 2021)

In Fontane in the Twenty-First Century, eds. John B. Lyon and Brian Tucker (Camden House, 2019)

 

PUBLICATIONS AND WORKS IN PROGRESS

BOOKS

Keywords for Today: A 21st Century Vocabulary. The Keywords Project. Eds. Colin MacCabe and Holly Yanacek. Oxford University Press, October 2018.

​SCHOLARLY ARTICLES

Arac, Jonathan, and Holly Yanacek. “Keywords, Structures of Feeling, and the Novel.” Forthcoming in “Virtual Archives” feature in Novel: A Forum on Fiction 54.1 (Spring 2021).


Yanacek, Holly A. “Mobilising Disgust and Compassion: Elpis Melena's Gemma; oder,

Tugend und Laster (1877) and the Anti-Vivisection Movement.” German Life and Letters 73.4 (October 2020): 564-580.

Yanacek, Holly A. “Fighting Fascism through Theater: Defining a Socialist Humanist

Aesthetic in Willi Bredel's Die Enkel (1953).” Monatshefte 112.1 (Spring 2020): 20-37.

Yanacek, Holly A. “Nasty Women: Female Anger as Moral Judgment in Fontane’s Grete

Minde and Effi Briest.” In Fontane in the Twenty-First Century. Ed. John B. Lyon and Brian Tucker, 31-47. Camden House. April 2019. 

Yanacek, Holly A. “Investigating the Unexplained: Paranormal Belief and Perception in

Kleist’s ‘Die heilige Cäcilie’ and ‘Das Bettelweib von Locarno.’” Colloquia Germanica 45.2 (2012): 163-178. Published on August 19, 2015. 

REFEREED TRANSLATIONS

Yanacek, Holly A. “The Symbol.” English translation of Friedrich Theodor Vischer’s

philosophical treatise “Das Symbol”(1887). Art in Translation 7.4 (February 2016): 417-448. Published by Routledge/Taylor & Francis Online.

http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/17561310.2015.1107314

REFEREED WEB PUBLICATIONS

Yanacek, Holly. “Well-being.” Keywords Project. University of Pittsburgh, Jesus College,

University of Cambridge, and Critical Quarterly. July 2016. http://keywords.pitt.edu/

keywords_defined/well-being.html

Yanacek, Holly. “Empathy.” Keywords Project. University of Pittsburgh, Jesus College,

University of Cambridge, and Critical Quarterly. April 2014.

http://keywords.pitt.edu/keywords_defined/empathy.html 

Yanacek, Holly. “Emotion.” Keywords Project. University of Pittsburgh, Jesus College,

University of Cambridge, and Critical Quarterly. January 2014.

http://keywords.pitt.edu/keywords_defined/emotion.html


FORTHCOMING MANUSCRIPTS

Quinn, Erika, and Holly Yanacek, eds.  Animals, Machines, and AI: On Human and Non-Human Emotions in Modern German Cultural History. Under contract and forthcoming with DeGruyter.

Quinn, Erika, and Holly Yanacek. “Introduction: Feeling beyond the Human.” Forthcoming in Animals, Machines, and AI: On Human and Non-Human Emotions in Modern German Cultural History. DeGruyter.

Yanacek, Holly. “Benevolent Bots: Human-Robot Friendship and Empathy in German

Children's Literature.” Forthcoming in Animals, Machines, and AI: On Human and Non-Human Emotions in Modern German Cultural History. Eds. Erika Quinn and Holly Yanacek. DeGruyter.

MANUSCRIPTS IN PREPARATION

Rethinking Feeling: Nietzsche, Emotion, and fin-de-siecle German Literature.” Book project with chapters on the Nietzsche's Also sprach Zarathustra, Theodor Fontane’s Effi Briest, Lou Andreas-Salomé’s Fenitschka, and Thomas Mann’s Buddenbrooks.

“New Robotic Technologies and the Reshaping of Emotional Landscapes in Marc-Uwe

Kling’s QualityLand (2017)”

“Alone Together with Technology: Marc-Uwe Kling’s QualityLand (2017) and the Robotic Response to COVID-19”