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CollectionsYour library (1,002), In Deutschland (468), Ebooks (19), Teaching library (10), Reference library (7), Hobby (12), Read but unowned (99), to be culled (72), All collections (1,208)

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Tagsliterary fiction (193), tbr (138), SF & fantasy (110), plays (80), historical fiction (77), Greek (56), Erzählungen (55), poetry (52), Antikenrezeption (50), literary criticism (44) — see all tags

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About meTrained as a literary scholar (German and classics). Language geek. Reenactor and amateur seamstress.

Originally from Colorado. Now an academic editor and translator in Germany.

About my libraryRoughly equal parts literary fiction, foreign language titles and linguistics/lit crit/philosophy, plus sf/fantasy and historical fiction for leisure.

I've mostly listed only books that I actually possess, as my tastes in books have changed tremendously since adolescence; although the "read but unowned" collection does include a sampling of books I've read over the years which are still meaningful to me in some way.

GroupsAncient History, Combiners!, Fairy Tales Retold, Fans of Russian authors, Feminist Theory, Fiber Arts, German Library Thingers, I Survived the Great Vowel Shift, Reading Globally, Sustainability


Favorite bookstoresAntiquariat Carina Lugauer, Boulder Book Store, Café Tasso, Lehmkuhl, Müller & Böhm - Literaturhandlung im Heine Haus, Red Letter Second Hand Books, Rotschildt Bücher, Shakespeare and Sons Berlin-Friedrichshain, The Bookworm

Favorite librariesNorlin Library, University of Colorado

Favorite lists500 Great Books by Women, Beauty and the Beast Tales, Best African Books, Booker Prize, Diversity in Fantasy and Science Fiction, Favorite Feminist Science Fiction, Fiction - Language, Fish Out of Water: The Perils of Abroad, Good LGBT fiction for LGBT folk and friends, The Immigrant's Stories, Indo-European Studies, Modern Arthurian Fiction, Reading List - Climate Fiction, Reading List - Feminist Literature, Rising water, Science fiction novels with a female protagonist, SF & Fantasy in Translation, SFF Down Under, Stories Inspired by Other Fiction


Real nameBrenda

LocationHalle (Saale)

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Account typepublic, lifetime

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Member sinceSep 15, 2010

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