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Müller, Jan-Dirk (2018): Überwundern – überwilden. Zur Ästhetik Konrads von Würzburg. In: Beiträge zur Geschichte der Deutschen Sprache und Literatur, Vol. 140, No. 2: pp. 172-193
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The poetical theory of Konrad von Wurzburg very often is regarded as a medieval anticipation of modern aesthetics. The article, however, tries to describe in an analysis of the > Goldene Schmiede < and the > Trojanerkrieg < how Konrad in fact goes beyond the poetics and rhetorics of his time, but that he still presupposes that aesthetic values are inferior to religious and moral norms.