Conference Program Heroism as a Global Phenomenon in Popular Culture Organised by Barbara Korte, Simon Wendt, Michael Butter, Wolfgang Hochbruck and Nicole Falkenhayner for the SFB 948 “Heroes, Heroisms and Heroisations”, University of Freiburg, Germany Thursday, September 28, 2017 From 14.00 Coffee, Registration at FRIAS Freiburg 15.00 Introduction 15.00 Barbara Korte […]
New research by scholars from Cambridge Universty shows the important role that sloppy and stereotyped reporting has in the growing of hostility towards Muslims in Britain, and the also show strategies to counter this development: Media fuelling rising hostility towards Muslims in Britain I am going to draw on this research for a presentation I […]
performing the friction of database and narrative in movies, novels, and art read the whole special issue of the journal helden.heroes.héros on heroes and things!
http://www.springer.com/978-3-319-33556-8?wt_mc=so Just published my chapter for “Heroes and Heroism in British Fiction Since 1800” with #Springercialmedia.twitter.1.SEM.ChapterAuthorCongrat via @AuthorZone
I took part in the programme “World in Progress” on Deutsche Welle English Radio: a history of heroes
Su Andi: Translating the In-Between
My research investigates intersections of literature and politics in German literature from the eighteenth century into the present. My first book, The Epic Imaginary, traces how calls for poetic l… Source: Research