Journal History

This series of books aims to support "Germanistik" in New Zealand by providing a means of publication primarily, but not exclusively, for New Zealand scholars of German. The series was conceived and founded in 1980 by Dr August Obermayer who has also been editing it until the present day. In 1981 Prof E. W. Herd joined as co-editor and carried out this function until his death in 1997. The series has so far published 28 volumes. In 2015 Dr Cecilia Novero agreed to becomeĀ  co-editor with Dr Peter Barton joining the team in 2017.