Welcome to Droste-Portal

an Internet presentation on Annette von Droste-Hülshoff (1797-1848), German authoress

Droste-Portal is the forum for research, exchange of information and discussion about Annette von Droste-Hülshoff.

  • It compiles interesting facts about the life, work and impact of Droste.
  • It includes an on-line edition of the authoress's works, which will be completed gradually.
  • It provides reports on new publications and offers regular bibliographic summaries.
  • It forms an informative nodal point in the world-wide web and attempts to bring together international activities featuring Annette von Droste-Hülshoff.

Droste-Portal is a project of the Westfalen-Lippe Regional Agency's Commission for Literature for Westphalia. All English texts including the translations of Droste's works were prepared by Sydney G. Swan.


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