Areas of research

  • Law
  • Narrative Politics
  • American Studies
  • Feminism/Queer/Gender
  • Media Studies


Recent talks include:

  • Lecture on “Pink Wave, Pink Future? Aktuelle US-gesellschaftspolitische Entwicklungen” (13 March 2019) at the Deutsch-Amerikanisches Zentrum, Stuttgart
  • Lecture on “Law as Literature: Legal Narratology” (5 March 2019) at the Doctoral School “Law and Literature,” University of Ghent, Belgium
  • Laudation for Jeanne Gaakeer at the book presentation of “Judging from Experience: Law, Praxis, Humanties,” (1 March 2019) Erasmus School of Law, University of Rotterdam
  • Keynote on “Why We Need Narrative Research for a Nuanced Analysis of Political Trends?” at the Conference” plus Roundtable discussant at the Conference “Uses and Abuses of Storytelling: Theorizing the Intersections of Narrative, Memory and Identity” (14-16 February) University of Turku, Finland
  • Organization of and Speaker at the podium discussion on “Abstimmung über Trump: Was bedeuten die US-Zwischenwahlen?” (11 December 2018) at the University Giessen