Areas of research

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


Recent talks include:

  • 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
  • Invited talk on “Narrative Culpability in the Case of Susanna from Mainz: Towards Differentiated and Comparative Narratives of Law” (30 November 2018) at the University of Bergen, Norway
  • Podium discussant of “Criminal Law and Narrative” (30 November 2018) at the House of Literature, Bergen, Norway
  • Plenary Lecture “Towards a Comparative Legal Narratology” (29 November 2018) at the conference “Narratives in the Criminal Process” at the Faculty of Law, University of Bergen, Norway