500th Anniversary of the Reformation

1517 • 2017

Discover current and upcoming literature published by Peter Lang

500 years ago, on 31 October 1517, Martin Luther’s posting of the 95 theses marked the beginning of the Reformation, an event that transformed the development of modern society and state in Europe and the entire world. Discover our selection of Peter Lang titles examining the life and work of Martin Luther.





Beyond Luther: A plurality of Reformations?

Luther: zeitgenössisch, historisch, kontrovers, edited by Richard Faber and Uwe Puschner, is an exciting new volume in the Zivilisationen und Geschichte / Civilizations and History / Civilisations et Histoire series. It brings together an interdisciplinary collection focusing on how and why it's necessary to historicize, contextualize, and demythologize Luther in particular and the Reformation in general.

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