Research and Conference Organization

Research Interests

  • War Literature (esp. about the Iraq War)
  • Contemporary American Poetry
  • Post-9/11 Literature
  • Arab American Literature
  • Gender Studies
  • Speculative Fiction

(Co-)Organization of Conferences and Workshops

  • 03/2018: Konferenz "War and Trauma in Past and Present: An Interdisciplinary Conference" (with Lina Strempel and Chiara Manghi)
  • 11/2015: Conference "Postgraduate Forum of the German Association for American Studies" (with Laura Oehme, Judith Rauscher, and Theresa Roth)