Publications
Michel Chaouli


Books

  • Thinking With Kant's Critique of Judgment (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2017). (Preface, Belated AfterwordHUP; Amazon.com). Review in the Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews.
  • The Laboratory of Poetry: Chemistry and Poetics in the Work of Friedrich Schlegel (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, 2002). (Description; order or search the book at Amazon.com)
  • German translation: Das Laboratorium der Poesie: Chemie und Poetik bei Friedrich Schlegel, trans. Ingrid Proß-Gill (Paderborn: Ferdinand Schöningh Verlag, 2004). (Order at Amazon.de)

 Articles and Book Chapters

  • "Disgust," Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, ed. Michael Kelly, 2nd edition (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014), 2: 417 – 21. (PDF)
  • "Criticism and Style," New Literary History 44.3 (2013): 323 - 344. (PDF)
  • "A Surfeit of Thinking: Kant's Aesthetic Ideas," The Yearbook of Comparative Literature 57 (2011; published 2013): 55 – 77. (PDF)
  • "Human Voices and the Voice of Humanity in Kant's third Critique," Kultur-Schreiben als romantisches Projekt: Romantische Ethnographie im Spannungsfeld zwischen Imagination und Wissenschaft, ed. David Wellbery (Würzburg : Königshausen & Neumann, 2012), 43 – 60. (PDF).
  • "Remix: Literatur. Ein Gedankenexperiment," Merkur 721 (2009): 463-76. (PDF)
  • "Laocoön and the Hottentots," The German Invention of Race, ed. Sara Eigen & Mark Larrimore (Albany: State University of New York Press, 2006), 23-31. (PDF)
  • "Die 'Verwandtschaftstafeln der Buchstaben' und das große Lalula der Romantik: Zur Produktion von Sinn und Unsinn in der Literatur" ["The 'Table of Affinities of Letters' and the Great Lalula of Romanticism: On the Production of Sense and Nonsense in Literature"], "fülle der combination": Literaturforschung und Wissenschaftsgeschichte, ed. Bernhard Dotzler and Sigrid Weigel (Munich: Fink, 2005), 101-125.
  • "How Interactive Can Fiction Be?" Critical Inquiry 31 (2005): 599-617. (PDF)
  • "Signatures of Divinity," an essay on the work of Jakob Böhme, The New History of German Literature, ed. David Wellbery et al. (Cambridge: Harvard UP, 2004), 265-270. (PDF)
  • "Intimations of Mortality," an essay on Novalis's "Hymnen an die Nacht," The New History of German Literature, ed. David Wellbery et al. (Cambridge: Harvard UP, 2004), 481-485. (PDF)
  • "Irresistible Rape: The Lure of Closure in 'The Marquise of O….,'" The Yale Journal of Criticism 17.1 (2004): 51-81. (PDF)
  • "The Politics of Permanent Parabasis," Studies in Romanticism 42 (2003): 323-340. (PDF)
  • "Van Gogh's Ear," Modern Art and the Grotesque, ed. Frances Connelly (Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2003), 47-62. (PDF)
  • "Kommunikation und Fiktion: Vom Schreiben und Lesen von Literatur im Internet" [Communication and Fiction: On Writing and Reading Literature in the Internet], Weimarer Beiträge 49, 1 (2003): 5-16. (PDF)
  • "Friedrich Schlegels Labor der Poesie" ["Friedrich Schlegel's Laboratory of Chemistry"], Athenäum: Jahrbuch für Romantik 11 (2002): 59-70.
  • "Was bedeutet: Online lesen? Über die Möglichkeit des Archivs im Cyberspace" [What Does it Mean to Read Online? On the Possibilities of the Archive in Cyberspace], Text + Kritik 152 (2001): 65-74.
  • "Critical Mass, Fission, Fusion: Friedrich Schlegel's Volatile System," Amsterdamer Beiträge zur Neueren Germanistik 47 (2000): 131-149.
  • "Die Verschlingung der Metapher. Geschmack und Ekel in der 'Penthesilea,'" Kleist-Jahrbuch 1998, 127-149. Revised translation of "Devouring Metaphor."
  • "Devouring Metaphor: Disgust and Taste in Kleist's Penthesilea," The German Quarterly 69 (1996): 125-143. (PDF)
  • "Positions on Heinrich Heine," Rethinking Germanistik: Canon and Culture, ed. Robert Bledsoe et al. (New York: Peter Lang, 1990), 183-189.
  • "Masking and Unmasking: The Ideological Fantasies of the Eighteenth Brumaire," Qui Parle 3 (1989): 53-71. (PDF)

 Commentary and Reviews

  • "Die Bilder werden andere," Die Zeit 37 (2013): 50. (PDF)
  • "Markierte Körper," Die Zeit 44 (2012): 56. (PDF)
  • "Les ironies d'une gymnastique," La quinzaine littéraire 951 (2007): 29-30. (PDF)
  • Review of David Bindman, From Ape to Apollo: Aesthetics and the Idea of Race in the 18th Century (Ithaca: Cornell UP, 2002), Goethe Yearbook 2004.
  • "The Perpetual Conflict in Cultural Studies: An Apology," Profession 2003, 55-65. (PDF)
  • "Foreword," issue on German romanticism, Studies in Romanticism 42 (2003): 299.
  • "Fakultativ vorbildhaft: Soll man für eine Universitätsreform auf US-Modelle schielen?" [On the Reform of German Universities According to US Models], Süddeutsche Zeitung, July 14, 2003. (PDF)
  • "Gleichstrom: Das Patt in Florida zeugt von der Stabilität der Demokratie" [The Draw in the Florida Elections Testifies to the Stability of Democracy], Süddeutsche Zeitung, Nov. 28, 2000.
  • "Ekel. Oder wie sich van Goghs Ohr entfaltet. Untersuchungen eines peinlich körperlichen Begriff [Disgust, or how Van Gogh's Ear Unfolds: Investigating a Painfully Physical Idea], Die Zeit 29 (1999): 45.
  • "A Vast Unravelling. What Do Literary Studies Teach?" Commentary, Times Literary Supplement 5004 (1999): 14-15. (PDF)
  • Review of Hans Magnus Enzensberger, Political Crumbs, trans. Martin Chalmers (London: Verso, 1990), Qui Parle 5 (1991): 125-131

 

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