Jakob Norberg

Jakob Norberg

Associate Professor of Germanic Languages and Literature

External Address: 
116H Old Chemistry, Box_90256, Durham, NC 27708
Internal Office Address: 
116H Old Chemistry, Box_90256, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-3161


  • Ph.D., Princeton University 2008

Norberg, J. Sociability and Its Enemies: German Political Theory After 1945. Northwestern University Press, January 1, 2014. Open Access Copy

"Hasstext: Affekt und Engagement." Engagement: Konzepte von Gegenwart und Gegenwartsliteratur. Ed. J Brokoff, U Geitner, and K Stüssel. Kornwestheim: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2016. 269-286. (Essay)

Norberg, J. "German Literary Studies and the Nation." German Quarterly 91.1 (December 1, 2018): 1-17. Full Text

Norberg, J. "Authorship and Ownership." German Studies Review 39.2 (2016): 353-363. Full Text Open Access Copy

Norberg, J. "The banality of narrative: Hannah Arendt's Eichmann in Jerusalem." TEXTUAL PRACTICE 27.5 (August 1, 2013): 743-761. Full Text Open Access Copy

Norberg, J. "Creative Destruction: Karl Kraus and the Paradox of Satire." Seminar: A Journal of Germanic Studies 49.1 (February 2013): 38-51. Full Text Open Access Copy

Norberg, J. "On Display: Conditions of Critique in Austria." Journal of Austrian Studies 46.1 (2013): 23-45. (Academic Article) Open Access Copy

Norberg, J. "Der Text als Phrase: Schillerfeier und geflügelte Worte." Sprache and Literatur 44.2 (2013): 74-89. Open Access Copy

Norberg, J. "The truncated road movie: Thomas Brasch and the Berlin Wall." Baltic Worlds 2 (2012): 22-24. (Academic Article) Open Access Copy

Norberg, J. "Arendt in crisis: Political thought in between past and future." College Literature 38.1 (December 1, 2011): 131-149. Open Access Copy

Gellen, K, and Norberg, J. "The unconscionable critic: Thomas Bernhard's Holzfällen." Modern Austrian Literature 44.1-2 (July 14, 2011): 57-75. (Review) Open Access Copy