Bibliography

Below, a bibliography listing relevant articles and monographs that have appeared since 1990. The bibliography is structured thematically, according to the cities in question (London / Paris / Berlin…).
A general section for articles and monographs dealing with more than one city is also included. There are no language restrictions.
All contributions are more than welcome, if you have any suggestions about research that should be included, please contact the coordinator of the network (lieven.ameel [a] helsinki.fi).

London

Ackroyd, Peter 2000: London: The Biography. London: Chatto & Windus.
Altnöder, Sonja 2009: “Die Stadt als Körper: Materialität und Diskursivität in zwei London-Romanen”. In Hallet, Wolfgang / Neumann, Birgit (edit.): Raum und Bewegung in der Literatur. Die Literaturwissenschaften und der Spatial Turn. Bielefeld: transcript, 299-318.
Colombino, Laura 2013: Spatial Politics in Contemporary London Literature: Writing Architecture and the Body. London: Routledge.
Freeman, Nicholas 2007: Conceiving the City. London, Literature, and Art 1870-1914. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Koven, Seth 2004: Slumming: Sexual and Social Politics in Victorian London. Princeton & Oxford: Princeton University Press.
Marcus, Sharon 1999: Apartment Stories: City and Home in Nineteenth-Century Paris and London. Berkeley: University of California Press.
Nead, Lynda 2000: Victorian Babylon. People, streets and images in nineteenth-century London. London: Yale University Press.
Phillips, Lawrence 2004: The swarming streets : twentieth-century literary representations of London. Amsterdam: Rodopi.
Shepherd, Francis 1998: London: A History. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Whitfield, Peter 2006: London: A Life in Maps. London: The British Library.
Wise, Sarah 2008: The Blackest Streets: The Life and Death of a Victorian Slum. London: Bodley Head.
Zemgulys, Andrea P. 2008: Modernism and the Locations of Literary Heritage. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Paris

Higonnet, Patrice 2002: Paris. Capital of the World. Campridge & London: Belknap Press.
Horvath, Christina 2007: Le roman urbain contemporain en France. Paris : Presses Sorbonne Nouvelle.
Mehta, Brinda J., 2010: “Negotiating Arab-Muslim Identity, Contested Citizenship, and Gender Ideologies in the Parisian Housing Projects: Faïza Guène’s Kiffe kiffe demain”. In: Research in African Literatures vol. 41, No. 2, pp. 173-202.
Prendergast, Christopher 1992: Paris and the Nineteenth Century. Cambridge, MA : Blackwell.
Pääjärvi, Maaria 2006: ”Flanööri Pohjolasta – V.A. Koskenniemen Kevätilta Quartier Latinissä ja kadun ulottuvuudet.” Avain 2006: 3, 40-52.
Stierle, Karlheinz 1993: Der Mythos von Paris. Zeichen und Bewusstsein der Stadt. München: Carl Hanser.
Veivo, Harri 2005: “Jälkimoderni kaupunki ranskalaisessa kirjallisuudessa”. In: Helle, A & K. Kajannes (eds.): PoMon tila. Kirjoituksia kirjallisuuden postmodernismista, 160-182.
Veivo, Harri 2001: Written Space. Semiotic Analysis of the Representation of Space and its Rhetorical Functions in Literature. Acta Semiotica Fennica X, Helsinki: Yliopistopaino.
Weich, Horst 1999: „Prototypische und mythische Stadtdarstellung. Zum „Image“ von Paris“, in: Mahler, Andreas (edit.): Stadt – Bilder. Allegorie, Mimesis, Imagination, Heidelberg: Winter, 37-54.

Berlin

Agazzi, Elena 2009: Berlino. Piccolo manuale di viabilità letteraria. Milano: Unicopli.
Chiarloni, Anna 2009: Oltre il Muro. Berlino e i linguaggi della riunificazione. Milano: FrancoAngeli.
Bienert, Michael 1992: Die eingebildete Metropole. Berlin im Feuilleton der Weimarer Republik. Stuttgart: Metzler.
Schütz, Erhard & Döring, Jörg 1999: Text der Stadt – Reden von Berlin: Literatur und Metropole seit 1989. Berlin: Weidler.

Venice

Cladders, Brigitta 2002: Französische Venedigreisen im 16. und 17. Jahrhundert: Wandlungen des Venedig-Bildes und der Reisebeschreibungen. Génève: Droz.
Corbineau-Hoffmann, Angelika 1993: Paradoxie der Fiktion: literarische Venedigbilder 1797-1984. Berlin: de Gruyter.
Cziborra, Pascal 2009: Lagunenlyrik – Venedig im Spiegel der Dichtung. Eine Studie zur europäischen Literaturgeschichte. Hamburg: Diplomica Verlag.
Dieterle, Bernard 1995: Die versunkene Stadt. Sechs Kapitel zum literarischen Venedig-Mythos. Frankfurt: Peter Lang.
Pfister, Manfred & Schaff, Barbara (eds.) 1999: Venetian Views, Venetian Blinds. English Fantasies of Venice. Amsterdam-Atlanta, GA: Rodopi.
Sarter, Peter 1992: Venedigbilder. Frankfurt: Materiales.
Tanner, Tony 1992: Venice Desired. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press.

Helsinki

Ameel, Lieven 2010: “The Road to Helsinki. The Young Provincial and the Confrontation with the City in Juhani Aho’s Towards Helsinki (1889) and Finnish Literature at the Turn of the 20th Century”. In Lyytikäinen, Pirjo; Klapuri, Tintti and Maijala, Minna (eds.): Genre and Interpretation. Helsinki: Department of Finnish, Finno-Ugrian and Scandinavian Studies & The Finnish Graduate School of Literary Studies, 140-155.
Ameel, Lieven 2010: “Walking the Streets of Helsinki. Traces of the Flâneur in Early Finnish Prose Literature.” In Broomans, Petra and Ronne, Marta: In the Vanguard of Cultural Transfer. Cultural Transmitters and Authors in Peripheral Literary Fields. Barkhuis: Groningen, 119-134.
Ameel, Lieven 2013: Moved by the City. Experiences of Helsinki in Finnish Prose Literature 1889-1941. Helsinki: Unigrafia.
Envall, Markku 1992: ”Romaani kuin kaleidoskooppi : Mika Waltarin Surun ja ilon kaupunki”. In Turunen, Risto; Saariluoma, Liisa; Assmann, Dietrich: Vaihtuva muoto: tutkielmia suomalaisen romaanin historiasta. Helsinki: SKS, 91-103
Hawkings, Hildi & Lehtonen, Soila (eds.) 2000: Helsinki – a literary companion. Helsinki: SKS.
Karjalainen, Pauli Tapani & Paasi, Anssi 1994: “Contrasting the Nature of the Written City: Helsinki in Regionalistic Thought and as a Dwelling-place. In Preston, Peter & Simpson-Housley, Paul (edit.): Writing the City. Eden, Babylon and the New Jerusalem. London: Routledge, 59-80.
Karkama, Pertti 1998: “Kaupunki kirjallisuudessa; ongelmia ja näkökohtia”. In Kurikka, Kaisa (ed.): Paikkoja ja tiloja suomalaisessa kirjallisuudessa. Turku: Turku University, 13–38.
Loivamaa, Ismo 1993: Helsinki kaunokirjallisuudessa. Helsinki: Kirjastopalvelu.
Pedersen, Arne Toftegaard 2007: Urbana odysseer. Helsingfors, staden och 1910-talets finlandssvenska prosa. Helsinki: Svenska Litteratursallskapet i Finland.
Riikonen, H.K. 1994: “Rikospaikkana Helsinki. Pääkaupungin kuvia suomalaisessa rikosromaanissa. In: Matero, Johanna & Riikonen, H.K. (toim.): Tutkielmia dekkarikirjallisuuden ympäristökuvauksista. Turku: Turun yliopisto, 131-156.
Veivo, Harri 1997: ”Visioista sirpaleisiin – kaupunki kirjallisuudessa.” Hiidenkivi 1997-4: 28-30.

Stockholm

Borg, Alexandra 2011: En Vildmark av Sten. Stockholm i Litteraturen 1897-1916. Stockholm: Stockholmia Förlag.
Westerstahl Stenport, Anna 2002: “Imagining a new Stockholm: Strindberg’s Gamla Stockholm and the construction of metropolitan space”. In Scandinavian Studies 74/4, 483-504.

Other Nordic Cities

 

Briens Sylvain & Mohnike Thomas 2009: “Capitales culturelles et Europe du  Nord /
Kulturhauptstädte Europas” In: Deshima 01.
Klok, Janke 2002: ‘Van burgerstadbewoner tot urban walker. De vrouw in de literaire stad van 1885 tot 1927’. In: Sekse en de City. Jaarboek voor Vrouwengeschiedenis 22, Uitgeverij Aksant, 2002, pp. 74-96.
Klok, Janke, 2001: ‘Amalie Skrams fire byromaner: Et naturalistisk romaneksperiment´, in TijdSchrift voor Skandinavistiek, Vol. 22, No 1, 2001, pp. 169-188.
Klok, Janke, 2002: `Litterære kvinner og byen: Slutt eller begynnelse på en historie?’. In: On the treshold. New Studies in Nordic Literature (Janet Garton and Michael Robinson (ed.), Norvik Press, 2002, pp. 173-182.
Klok, Janke, 2009: ’From our European Correspondent – Camilla Collett (1813-1895) and Cultural Transmission’, in: P. Broomans (ed.): From Darwin to Weil. Women as Transmitters of Ideas. Groningen: Barkhuis, 2009, pp. 21-45.
Klok, Janke, 2010: “Revolutionary Voices: Nordic Women Writers and the Development of Female Urban Prose 1860–1900″. In: A. Cronin & E. Oakley–Brown (Eds.): Feminist Review. Issue 96: Urban Spaces, Basingstoke, Hants: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010, pp. 74–88.
Klok, Janke, 2011: Det norske litterære Feminapolis 1880-1980 – Skram, Undset, Sandel og Haslunds byromaner – mot en ny modernistisk genre. Groningen: Barkhuis, 2011, 299 pp.

General

Alter, Robert 2005: Imagined Cities. Urban Experience and the Language of the Novel. New Haven: Yale University Press.
Augustine, Jane 1991: “From Topos to Anthropoid: The City as Character in Twentieth-Century Texts”. In Caws, Mary Ann (ed.): City Images. Perspectives from Literature, Philosophy, and Film. New York: Gordon and Breach, 73-86.Brooker, Peter 2002: Modernity and Metropolis. Palgrave, New York.
Balshaw, Maria & Liam Kennedy 2000: Urban Space and Representation. London: Pluto Press.
Caws, Mary Ann (ed.) 1991: City Images. Perspectives from Literature, Philosophy, and Film. New York: Gordon and Breach.
Conor, Liz 2004: The Spectacular Modern Woman. Feminine Visibility in the 1920s. Bloomington & Indianapolis: Indiana University Press.
Davidoff, Leonore 2003: “Gender and the “Great Divide”. Public and private in British Gender History.” In Journal of Women’s History 15.1, 11–27.
Den Tandt, Christophe 1998: The urban sublime in American Literary Naturalism. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press.
Fiorentino, Francesco & Sampaolo Giovanni 2009: Atlante della Letteratura Tedesca. Macerata: Quodlibet.
Frisby, David 2001: Cityscapes of Modernity. Oxford: Blackwell.
Grafe, Christoph; Havik, Klaske & Maaskant, Madeleine Maaskant (eds) 2006: Architecture & Literature. Reflections / Imaginations. In OASE # 70. Rotterdam: NAI Publishers. http://oasejournal.nl/en/Issues/70
Gunn, Simon & Morris, Robert J. (eds.) 2001: Identities in Space; Contested Terrains in the Western City since 1850. Ashgate: Aldershot.
Gurr, Jens Martin & Raussert, Wilfried Raussert (eds.) 2011: Cityscapes in the Americas and Beyond: Representations of Urban Complexity in Literature and Film. Trier: WVT/ Tempe, AZ: Bilingual Press.
Gurr, Jens Martin & Michel, Berit (eds.) 2013: Romantic Cityscapes. Volume 12 of Studies in English Romanticism. Trier: Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier.
GUST (Ghent Urban Studies Team, eds.) 2002: Postexsubdis. Urban Fragmentations and Constructions. Rotterdam: 010.
Held, Gudrun, Kuon, Peter & Zaiser, Rainer (eds.) 2001: Sprache und Stadt. Stadt und Literatur. Tübingen: Stauffenburg.
Hirsh, Sharon L. 2004: Symbolism and Modern Urban Society. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Jurca, Catherine 2001: White Diaspora: The Suburb and the Twentieth-Century American Novel. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press.
Keunen, Bart 1999: “The Decline of the City as Modernist Symbol City: Images in Postmodern Urban Fiction and in Collective Memory”. In GUST (edit.), The Urban Condition: Space, Community and Self in the Contemporary Metropolis. Rotterdam: 010, 359-376.
Keunen, Bart 2000: De verbeelding van de grootstad; Stads- en wereldbeelden in het proza van de moderniteit. VUB Press, Brussel.
Lehan, Richard 1998: The city in literature: an intellectual and cultural history. Berkeley: University of California Press.
Lo, Louis 2013: “Baroque Macao: The city, history, and dialectical image.” In Wong, Katrine K. & Wei, C.X. George (Eds): Macao – Cultural Interaction and Literary Representations. London: Routledge, Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia, 106-120.
Locatelli, Angela 2004: “Critical observations on the Cultural Tradition of “City and Country”: ‘The hum and murmur’, ‘the triumph and the jingle’” Merope – Anno XVI, 42. 5-17.
Mahler, Andreas 1999.: “Stadttexte – Textstädte. Formen und Funktionen diskursiver Stadtkonstitution“. In Mahler, Andreas (edit.): Stadt – Bilder. Allegorie, Mimesis, Imagination. Heidelberg: Winter, 11-36.
Parsons, Deborah L. 2000: Streetwalking the metropolis:women, the city, and modernity. Oxford University Press.
Preston, Peter & Simpson-Housley, Paul (edit.) 1994: Writing the City. Eden, Babylon and the New Jerusalem. London: Routledge.
Rotella, Carlo 1998: October Cities. The Redevelopment of Urban Literature. Berkeley: University of California Press.
Suárrez, Isabel Carrera 2013: Generating the Hybrid City: Women Writers Create Urban Space. London: Routledge.
Thacker, Andrew 2003/2009: Moving through Modernity. Space and geography in modernism. Manchester: Manchester University Press.
Thum, Reinhard H. 1996: The City. Baudelaire, Rimbaud, Verhaeren. New York: Peter Lang.
Vidler, Anthony 1992: The Architectural Uncanny; Essays in the Modern Unhomely. Cambridge, Mass: M.I.T. Press.
Walloth, Christian, Gurr, Jens Martin & Schmidt, J. Alexander (eds.) 2014 (forthcoming): Understanding Complex Urban Systems: Multidisciplinary Approaches to Modelling. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer.
Wilson, Elizabeth 2001: The Contradictions of Culture. Cities, Culture, Women. London: Sage Publications.
Wilson, Elizabeth 1991: The Sphinx in the City – Urban Life, the Control of Disorder, and Women. London: Virago Press.
Wilson, Elizabeth 1992: “The Invisible Flâneur”. In New Left Review I/191, 90–110.
Wilson, Elizabeth 1995: “The Rhetoric of Urban Space”. In New Left Review I/209. 146-160.
Wirth-Nesher, Hana 1996: City Codes: Reading the Modern Urban Novel. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Wolff, Janet 1985: “The Invisible Flâneuse. Women and the Literature of Modernity”. In Theory Culture Society 1985: 2(3), 37–46