Publications

Schweighauser, P. (2019) ‘Rev. of American Literary History and the Turn toward Modernity, ed. by Melanie V. Dawson and Meredith L. Goldsmith’, Anglia, 137(4), pp. 703-707.   
Schweighauser, P. (2019) ‘Rev. of Acoustic Entanglements: Sound and Aesthetic Practice by Sabine Kim’, Anglia, 137(1), pp. 194-197.   
Schweighauser, P., Rippl, G., Reichel, A. E. and Chakkalakal, S. (2018) ‘Boasian Aesthetics: American Poetry, Visual Culture, and Cultural Anthropology’, Amerikastudien. Universitätsverlag Winter, 63(4), pp. 431-440.   edoc
Schweighauser, P. (2018) ‘Ways of Knowing: The Aesthetics of Boasian Poetry’, Amerikastudien. Universitätsverlag Winter, 63(4), pp. 541-556.   edoc
Schweighauser, P., Rippl, G., Chakkalakal, S. and Reichel, A. E. (eds) (2018) Boasian Aesthetics: American Poetry, Visual Culture, and Cultural Anthropology. Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag WINTER GmbH (Amerikastudien/American Studies). Available at: https://amst.winter-verlag.de/issue/AMST/2018/4.   edoc
Schweighauser, P. (2018) ‘Sinclair Lewis and the Decline of ’Liberalism’: Reading It Can’t Happen Here in the Age of Trump’, Hermeneutische Blätter. Institut für Hermeneutik und Religionsphilosophie, (1), pp. 118-131.   edoc
Schweighauser, P. (2018) ‘Faire du neuf, autrement: la poésie de Margaret Mead’, Fabula LHT, 21. Available at: http://www.fabula.org/lht/21/schweighauser.html.   edoc
Schweighauser, P. and Festl, M. G. (2018) ‘Einleitung: Die erste Schwalbe’, in Festl, M. G. and Schweighauser, P. (eds) Literatur und Politische Philosophie: Subjektivität, Fremdheit, Demokratie. Paderborn: Wilhelm Fink, pp. 9-17.   edoc
Schweighauser, P. (2018) ‘’Gut’: Becketts Verhandlungen von Macht in seinen Fernsehspielen für den Süddeutschen Rundfunk’, in Festl, M. G. and Schweighauser, P. (eds) Literatur und Politische Philosophie: Subjektivität, Fremdheit, Demokratie. Paderborn: Wilhelm Fink, pp. 169-195.   edoc
Schweighauser, P. (2018) ‘Text als Paradigma der Kulturwissenschaft’, in Simon, R. (ed.) Grundthemen der Literaturwissenschaft: Poetik und Poetizität. Tübingen: De Gruyter (Grundthemen der Literaturwissenschaft), pp. 445-459. doi: 10.1515/9783110410648-023.   edoc | Open Access
Festl, M. G. and Schweighauser, P. (eds) (2018) Literatur und Politische Philosophie: Subjektivität, Fremdheit, Demokratie. Paderborn: Wilhelm Fink.   edoc
Reichel, E. A. and Schweighauser, P. (2017) ‘Folk Communities in Translation: Salvage Primitivism and Edward Sapir’s French-Canadian Folk Songs’, in Etter, L. and Straub, J. (eds) American Communities: Between the Popular and the Political. Tübingen: Narr Francke Attempto (Spell), pp. 61-83.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2017) ‘How Do We Read Literature in the Digital Age?’. Basel: Future Learn. Available at: https://about.futurelearn.com/blog/how-do-we-read-literature-in-the-digital-age/.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2017) ‘Playing Seriously with Genres: Sapir’s ’Nootka’ Texts and Mead’s Balinese Anthropology’, RANAM: Recherches anglaises et nord-américaines. Université de Strasbourg, Faculté des lettres, 50, pp. 107-121.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2017) ‘Das Rauschen modernistischer Form: John Dos Passos, Zora Neale Hurston und die Soundscapes der Moderne und frühen Postmoderne’, in Gess, N. and Honold, A. (eds) Handbuch Literatur & Musik. Tübingen: De Gruyter (Handbücher zur kulturwissenschaftlichen Philologie), pp. 495-507. doi: 10.1515/9783110301427-030.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2016) ‘Some Reflections on the Place of Aesthetics and Politics in American Studies’, RANAM: Recherches anglaises et nord-américaines. Université de Strasbourg, Faculté des lettres, 49, pp. 43-53.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2016) Beautiful Deceptions. European Aesthetics, the Early American Novel, and Illusionist Art. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press.   edoc
Schweighauser, P. (2016) ‘The Early American Novel and Sentimentalism’, in Straub, J. (ed.) Handbook of Transatlantic North American Studies. Tübingen: De Gruyter (Handbooks of English and American Studies), pp. 213-233. doi: 10.1515/9783110376739-013.   edoc | Open Access
Askin, R. and Schweighauser, P. (eds) (2015) Literature, Ethics, Morality : American Studies Perspectives. Tübingen: Narr Francke Attempto (Swiss Papers in English Language and Literature (SPELL).   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. and Askin, R. (2015) ‘Introduction’, in Askin, R. and Schweighauser, P. (eds) Literature, Ethics, Morality: American Studies Perspectives. Tübingen: Narr Francke Attempto Verlag GmbH (Swiss Papers in English Language and Literature (SPELL), pp. 11-22. doi: 10.5169/seals-583863.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2015) ‘Literary Acoustics’, in Rippl, G. (ed.) Handbook of Intermediality: Literature – Image – Sound – Music. Tübingen: De Gruyter (Handbooks of English and American Studies), pp. 475-493. doi: 10.1515/9783110311075-027.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2014) ‘[Review of] Empowering Words: Outsiders and Authorship in Early America (2013) by Karen A. Weyler’, Amerikastudien. Universitätsverlag Winter, pp. 447-450.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2014) ‘[Review of] Truth’s Ragged Edge: The Rise of the American Novel (2013) by Philip F. Gura’, Amerikastudien. Universitätsverlag Winter, pp. 273-275.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P., Regenscheit, M. and Schmid, J. (2014) ‘Vom Close Reading zum Social Reading : Lesetechniken im Zeitalter des digitalen Texts’, Dichtung-digital. Seminar für Medienwissenschaft der Universität Basel, No. 44, 29.12.2014. Available at: http://www.dichtung-digital.de/en/journal/aktuelle-nummer/?postID=2457.   edoc | Open Access
Askin, R., Hägler, A. and Schweighauser, P. (2014) ‘Introduction: Aesthetics after the Speculative Turn’, Speculations. Punctum Books, (5), pp. 6-38.   edoc | Open Access
Askin, R., Ennis, P. J., Hägler, A. and Schweighauser, P. (eds) (2014) Aesthetics in the 21st Century. Brooklyn (N.Y.): Punctum Books (Speculations).   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2014) ‘The persistence of information theory’, in Arnold, D. P. (ed.) Traditions of systems theory : major figures and contemporary developments. New York: Routledge (Routledge Studies in Library and Information Science), pp. 21-44.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2014) ‘Relations between media’, in The Johns Hopkins guide to digital media. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, pp. 424-427.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2013) ‘Early American Studies Now: A Response to the Respondents’, Amerikastudien. Universitätsverlag Winter, 58(3), pp. 500-505.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2013) ‘[Review of] Liberty of the Imagination: Aesthetic Theory, Literary Form, and Politics in the Early United States (2012) by Edward Cahill’, Amerikastudien. Universitätsverlag Winter, pp. 305-308.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2013) ‘Trauma and Utopia: Benjamin, Adorno, and Elie Wiesel’s Night’, in Rippl, G., Schweighauser, P., Kirss, T., Sutrop, M., and Steffen, T. (eds) Haunted Narratives: Life Writing in an Age of Trauma. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, pp. 45-84.   edoc
Rippl, G., Steffen, T. and Schweighauser, P. (2013) ‘Introduction: Life Writing in an Age of Trauma’, in Rippl, G., Schweighauser, P., Kirss, T., Sutrop, M., and Steffen, T. (eds) Haunted Narratives: Life Writing in an Age of Trauma. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, pp. 3-18.   edoc
Rippl, G., Schweighauser, P., Kirss, T., Sutrop, M. and Steffen, T. (eds) (2013) Haunted Narratives: Life Writing in an Age of Trauma. Toronto: University of Toronto Press.   edoc
Schweighauser, P. (2013) ‘Sympathy Control: Sentimental Politics and Early European Aesthetics’, Anglia. De Gruyter, 131(1), pp. 35-51. Available at: http://www.degruyter.com/view/j/angl.2013.131.issue-1/anglia-2013-0003/anglia-2013-0003.xml?format=INT.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2013) ‘Early American Studies Now: A Polemic from Literary Studies’, Amerikastudien. Universitätsverlag Winter, 58(3), pp. 465-487.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2012) ‘Der Narzisst, der keine Narzisse sein durfte. Rev. of J. Edgar, by Clint Eastwood’, Basler Zeitung, 14 January, pp. 43-44.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2012) ‘Book and Wax: Two Early American Media of Deception’, Philologie im Netz. Beihefte. Institut für Romanistik Paderborn, 5, pp. 4-44. Available at: http://web.fu-berlin.de/phin/beiheft5/b5_pdf/PhiN_Beiheft5_Schweighauser.pdf.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2011) ‘Terror has exterminated all the sentiments of nature: American terror, the French Revolution, and Charles Brockden Brown’s Arthur Mervyn’, in Austenfeld, T., Daphinoff, D., and Herlth, J. (eds) Terrorism and narrative practice. Zürich: LIT, pp. 45-60.   edoc
Schneck, P. and Schweighauser, P. (eds) (2010) Terrorism, media, and the ethics of fiction : transatlantic perspectives on Don DeLillo. London: Continuum.   edoc
Schweighauser, P. and Schneck, P. (2010) ‘Introduction : the American and the European DeLillo’, in Schneck, P. and Schweighauser, P. (eds) Terrorism, media, and the ethics of fiction : transatlantic perspectives on Don DeLillo. New York: Continuum, pp. 1-15.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2010) ‘Information theory’, in Clarke, B. and Rossini, M. (eds) The Routledge companion to literature and science. London: Routledge (Routledge Companions), pp. 145-156.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. and Wisnicki, A. S. (2010) ‘The End of Resolution? Reflections on the Ethics of Closure in Don DeLillo’s Detective Plots’, in Terrorism, media, and the ethics of fiction : transatlantic perspectives on Don DeLillo. New York: Continuum, pp. 158-170.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2009) ‘Doubly real: game studies and literary anthropology; or, why we play games’, Eludamos : journal for computer game culture, 3(2), pp. 115-132.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2009) ‘Don DeLillo, ’Falling Man’’, Kindlers Literatur Lexikon. Stuttgart: J.B. Metzler. Available at: http://kll-aktuell.cedion.de/nxt/gateway.dll/kll/d/k0160900.xml/k0160900_050.xml?f=templates$fn=index.htm$vid=default$3.0.   edoc
Schweighauser, P. (2009) ‘Don DeLillo, ’Libra’’, Kindlers Literatur Lexikon. Stuttgart: J.B. Metzler. Available at: http://kll-aktuell.cedion.de/nxt/gateway.dll/kll/d/k0160900.xml/k0160900_020.xml?f=templates$fn=index.htm$q=%5Brank,500%3A%5Bdomain%3A%5Band%3A%5Bfield,body%3Adelillo,%20don%20LIbra%5D%5D%5D%5Bsum%3A%5Bfield,lemmatitle%3Adelillo,%20don%20LIbra%5D%5Bfield,.   edoc
Schweighauser, P. (2008) ‘The noises of modernist form: Dos passos, hurston, and the soundscapes of modernity’, in Kelleter, F. and Stein, D. (eds) American studies as media studies. Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag Winter (American studies. A monograph series), pp. 47-55.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2007) ‘[Review of] Archaeologies of the Future: The Desire Called Utopia and Other Science Fictions (2005) by Fredric Jameson’, Amerikastudien. Universitätsverlag Winter, pp. 586-588.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2007) ‘Alltäglicher Wahnsinn: Don DeLillo, Zeuge der postmodernen Paranoia’, Baz Kultur Magazin, pp. 9-9.   edoc | Open Access
Bennett, P. B., Kilcup, K. L. and Schweighauser, P. (eds) (2007) Teaching nineteenth-century American poetry. New York: Modern Language Association of America (Options for teaching).   edoc
Schweighauser, P. (2007) ‘Resources for the study of nineteenth-century American poetry : a selective guide’, in Bennett, P., Kilcup, K. L., and Schweighauser, P. (eds) Teaching nineteenth-century American poetry. New York: Modern Language Association of America (Options for teaching), pp. 315-351.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2007) ‘Literature in Transition : European aesthetics and the early American novel’, in American aesthetics. Tübingen: Gunter Narr Verlag (Spell), pp. 29-45.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2007) ‘Who’s Afraid of Dystopia? William Gibson’s Neuromancer and Fredric Jameson’s Writing on Utopia and Science Fiction’, in Griffin, M. J. and Moylan, T. (eds) Exploring the utopian impulse : essays on utopian thought and practice. Oxford: Peter Lang (Ralahine utopian studies), pp. 225-242.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2006) ‘Introduction’, in The noises of American literature, 1890-1985 : toward a history of literary acoustics. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, pp. 1-26.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2006) The noises of American literature, 1890-1985 : toward a history of literary acoustics. Gainesville: University Press of Florida. Available at: https://watermark.silverchair.com/AL079-02-07ReviewsFpp.pdf?token=AQECAHi208BE49Ooan9kkhW_Ercy7Dm3ZL_9Cf3qfKAc485ysgAAAfQwggHwBgkqhkiG9w0BBwagggHhMIIB3QIBADCCAdYGCSqGSIb3DQEHATAeBglghkgBZQMEAS4wEQQMZP_mHu4HI1iONnNkAgEQgIIBp9IHuiOktqsvtFAT2a0gwXVmqWVPtMT4U.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2006) ‘An Anthropologist at Work: Ruth Benedict’s Poetry’, in American poetry : Whitman to the present. Tübingen: Gunter Narr (Spell), pp. 113-125.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2006) ‘White Noise and the Web’, in Engles, T. and Duvall, J. N. (eds) Approaches to Teaching DeLillo’s White Noise. New York: Modern Language Association of America (Approaches to Teaching World Literature), pp. 94-102.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2005) ‘The Desire for Unity and Its Failure: Reading Henry Adams through Michel Serres’, in Abbas, N. (ed.) Mapping Michel Serres. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press (Studies in literature and science), pp. 136-152. Available at: https://muse.jhu.edu/chapter/144810.   edoc
Schweighauser, P. (2004) ‘Rauschende Kommunikationen und Kanalreiniger : Repräsentationen des Widerläufigen bei Howells, Toomer und Pynchon’, in Huwiler, E. and Wachter, N. (eds) Integrationen des Widerläufigen. Münster: LIT (Kulturwissenschaft), pp. 59-68.   edoc
Schweighauser, P. (2004) ‘Toward a history of literary acoustics : the noises of American literature, 1860-1980’, in English and American Studies in German 2003. Tübingen: Max Niemeyer (English and American Studies in German. A Supplement to Anglia. Summaries of Theses and Monographs), pp. 144-146.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2003) ‘’Sound all around’ : sonic mysticism and acoustic ecology in Don DeLillo’s White Noise’, Profils américains, 16, pp. 107-121.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2002) ‘The Soundscapes of American Realist Fiction’, Philologie im Netz. Institut für Romanische Philologie, 19, pp. 55-78. Available at: http://web.fu-berlin.de/phin/phin19/p19t3.htm.   edoc
Schweighauser, P. (2002) ‘’You Must Make Less Noise in Here, Mister Schouler’: Acoustic Profiling in American Realism’, Studies in American fiction. Northeastern University, 30(1), pp. 85-102. doi: 10.1353/saf.2002.0002.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2002) ‘Concepts of masculinity in ’The Wife’s Lament’ and its critical literature’, in Steffen, T. (ed.) Masculinities - Maskulinitäten. Stuttgart: Metzler (M & P Schriftenreihe für Wissenschaft und Forschung), pp. 177-185.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (2000) ‘’Love at First Sight, at Last Sight, at Ever and Ever Sight’: Scrutinizing Lolita’s Body’, Zeitschrift für Anglistik und Amerikanistik. Königshausen & Neumann, 48(2), pp. 158-167.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (1999) ‘Discursive Killings: Intertextuality, Aestheticization, and Death in Nabokov’s Lolita’, Amerikastudien. Universitätsverlag Winter, 44(2), pp. 255-267.   edoc | Open Access
Schweighauser, P. (1998) ‘Metafiction, Transcendence and Death in Nabokov’s Lolita’, Nabokov studies. International Vladimir Nabokov Society, 5, pp. 99-116. doi: 10.1353/nab.2011.0035.   edoc | Open Access