Professor John Payne

Emeritus Professor


Further information:

Vice-President of the International Robert Musil Society.

Musil's Diaries: Medium Between Life and Literature.
Payne, J.P. 2007 In: A Companion to the works of Robert Musil. Camden House ISBN: 978-1-57113-110-2.

Schwierigkeiten der 'bersetzung technologischer und wissenschaftlicher Begriffe bei Musil.
Payne, J.P. 2005 In: 'Alle Welt ist medial geworden': Literatur, Technik, Naturwissenschaft in der klassischen Moderne. Franke Verlag 247 p. ISBN: 3-7720-8123-1.

Apocalypse and Utopia in the Austrian Novel of the 1930s: Hermann Broch and Robert Musil.
Payne, J.P., Bartram, G. 2004 In: The Cambridge Companion to the Modern German Novel. CUP 93 p. ISBN: 0-521-48253-4.

Further Extracts from Musil's Diaries.
Payne, J.P. 1/01/2002 In: Fiction. 18, 1, p. 54-104. 51 p.
Journal article

Musil's work on 'Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften' as seen through his letters.
Payne, P. 2000 In: Homme de lettre et angelus tutelaris : Festschrift fur Adolf Frise.. Ahlhorn : Geest p. 502-514. 13 p.

Robert Musil's 'Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften' seen from the perspective of his 'Tagebücher'.
Payne, J.P. 1999 In: Vermittlungen : German studies at the turn of the century : Festschrift für Nigel B.R. Reeves. Mu¨nchen : Iudicium p. 63-84. 22 p. ISBN: 3891296215.

Robert Musil: letters on 'The man without qualities': in collaboration with the translator Peter Constantine.
Payne, J.P. 1999 In: Fiction. 16, 1, p. 87-107. 21 p.
Journal article

Robert Musil, 'Diaries, 1899-1941': selected, translated and annotated.
Musil, R., Payne, P., Mirsky, M. 1998 New York : Basic Books. 577 p. ISBN: 0465016502.