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Rainer Nagel

Dr. Rainer Nagel (born 20 February 1963) works as a teacher in English and History at Humboldt School Wiesbaden and as a research assistant at the department of English Linguistics at the University of Mainz.[1]

Bibliography, selected



  • 2004: Hither Shore 1
    • "Verschiedene Interpretationen eines Textes als Grundlage von Übersetzungsstrategien: Die 'alte' und due 'neue' deutsche HdR-Übersetzung"
  • 2004: Translating Tolkien: Text and Film
    • "'The New One Wants to Assimilate the Alien.' Different Interpretatons of a Source Text as a Reason for Controversy: The 'Old' and the 'New' German Translation of The Lord of the Rings"


  1. "Allgemeines", (accessed 9 March 2013)