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Professor Sara Smart

Publications

Books

The Palatine Wedding: Protestant Alliance and Court Festival, Wiesbaden, Harrassowitz, 2013.

The Cultivation of Monarchy and the Rise of Berlin: Brandenburg-Prussia 1700, Farnham, Surrey, UK, Ashgate, 2010.

The Ideal Image: Studies in Writing for the German Court 1616-1706., Weidler, 2005.

Articles

Hohenzollernwives and a Daughter: Definitions of Feminine Dynastic Identity, German Life and Letters, vol. 67, no. 4, Wiley, 2014, 512-529

Johann von Besser and the Coronation of Friedrich I, King in Prussia, in 1701., Daphnis, vol. 32, no. 1-2, 2003, 263-287

Chapters

From Garter Knight to Second David: The Palatine Portrayal of Friedrich V, in Smart SC, Wade MR (eds) The The Palatine Wedding of 1613: Context, Celebration and Consequence of an Anglo-German Alliance, Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2013, 169-203

The Return of the Elector as King - Johann von Besser's Record of the Berlin Entry in May 1701 of Elector Friedrich III as Friedrich I, King in Prussia., in Canova-Green M-C (eds) Writing Triumphal Entries 1500-1800, Brepols, 2011

Hofische Trauer und die Darstellung der furstlichen Gemahlin: Zur Funktion des Trauergedichts am Berliner Hof 1667 und 1705, in Keller A, Lösel E, Wels U, Wels V (eds) Theorie und Praxis der Kasualdichtung in der Frühen Neuzeit, Amsterdam New York: Rodopi, 2010, 277-301

'So gehts hinan zur Sternen-bahn': Das emblematische Programm eines 1694 am Wolfenbutteler Hof gehaltenen Festessens, in Strasser G, Wade M (eds) Die Domänen des Emblems: Außerliterarische Anwendungen der Emblematik, Harrassowitz, 2004, 79-95

with Watanabe-O‘Kelly H, The Wurttemberg Court and the Introduction of Ballet in the Empire, in Watanabe-O'Kelly H, Mulryne R, Shewring M (eds) Europa Triumphans: Court and Civic Festivals in Early Modern Europe, Vol 2, Aldershot: Ashgate, 2004, 35-45

Others

with Watanabe-O‘Kelly H, The Festivals of the Protestant Union, 2004, 35-45