Latest News 01.11.2019

Latest:

Fall, 2019: Interview about Performing the Sixteenth-Century Brain.

Fall, 2019. "From the Library to the Lab: Close Reading Rabbits as a Cross-Disciplinary Experiment." Studien zur deutschen Sprache und Literatur. 42. (2019/2) forthcoming.

Summer, 2019. "Inscribing the Soul: Cerebral Ventricles as Symbolic and Material Boxes." Knowledge in Boxes. Mattering Press, forthcoming 2019. [Table of Contents Here}

Fall, 2018: Performing the Sixteenth-Century Brain. Münster: Lit Verlag, 2018. Press Release.

Oct, 2017: Research Project: "Performing the Sixteenth-Century Brain: Beyond Word and Image Inscriptions"

May, 2017: Renaissance Society of American (RSA): "The Aphorism and Early Modern Disembodied Minds"

April, 2016: IDEA Conference at Boğaziçi (April 14-16): Program

April, 2016: IDEA Conference Fiction and poetry reading

October, 2015 Visiting Scholar, George Washington University "Global Humanities Project."

October, 2015 Panel Moderator; "Brevity: Rhetoric and Genre." German Studies Association, Washington, D.C.

October, 2015 Presentation: "The Emblematic Code: Text and Image Fragments in the 17th Century." German Studies Association, Washington, D.C.

Spring, 2015 “The Theatricality of Media: The Ethics of Adapting Die verlorene Ehre der Katharina Blum to the Motion Picture.” Monatshefte, Vol. 107, No. 1, 2015. 64-82. Print.

Spring, 2015 Review: Christine McCall Probes / Sabine Mödersheim: The Art of Persuasion. Emblems and Propaganda (Glasgow Emblem Studies, Bd. 17), Glasgow: Glasgow Centre for Emblem Studies 2014.

Review: Christine McCall Probes / Sabine Mödersheim: The Art of Persuasion. Emblems and Propaganda (Glasgow Emblem Studies, Bd. 17), Glasgow: Glasgow Centre for Emblem Studies 2014.

Fall, 2014 Appointed Assistant Professor of Western Languages & Literatures at Bogazici University in Istanbul, Turkey.

"Das Emblem als intermediale Überbrückung medizinischer Erfahrungslücken in der Frühen Neuzeit," Philipp Hubmann, Till Julian Huss (Hg.): Simultaneität. Modelle der Gleichzeitigkeit in den Wissenschaften und Künsten. Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2013. Link

June 28th, 2013: Op-Ed essay on Istanbul protests to be published by the South Bend Tribune, South Bend, IN

June 20-July 20, 2013: Guest Researcher at the Medieval Institute, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN

News/Media

Upcoming Articles:


"Contours of the Soul: Transforming the Containers of the Mind into Ventricles of the Brain in 16th Century Europe." Knowledge in Boxes. Mattering Press. Forthcoming.

Recently Published Articles:

“The Theatricality of Media: The Ethics of Adapting Die verlorene Ehre der Katharina Blum to the Motion Picture.” Monatshefte, Vol. 107, No. 1, 2015. 64-82. Print.

"Das Emblem als intermediale Überbrückung medizinischer Erfahrungslücken in der Frühen Neuzeit," Philipp Hubmann, Till Julian Huss (Hg.): Simultaneität. Modelle der Gleichzeitigkeit in den Wissenschaften und Künsten. Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2013. Link

1st Chapter of Novel, "The Book of Tom, " In: Precarious Parenthood: Doing Family in Literature and Film. Eds. Tina-Karen Pusse, Katharina Walter. LIT Verlag: Münster, 2013. Link

Translation (German to English): Michael Hagner. “On the Electrical Excitability of the Brain: Toward an Economy of an Experiment.” Journal for the History of the Neuroscience (June, 2012). Link

"The Performativity of a Historical Brain Event: Revisiting 1517 Strassburg.” The Neuroscientific Turn in the Humanities. (Eds) Melissa Littlefield and Jenell Johnson. University of Michigan Press (June, 2012). Link

Recent Conferences & Presentations:

May, 2018: IDEA Conference (Antalya, Turkey)

March, 2017: RSA Chicago

April, 2016: IDEA Conference at Boğaziçi (April 14-16): Program

October, 2015 Panel Moderator; "Brevity: Rhetoric and Genre." German Studies Association, Washington, D.C.

October, 2015 Presentation: "The Emblematic Code: Text and Image Fragments in the 17th Century." German Studies Association, Washington, D.C.

11-14 September 2013: Presentation titled: "Manual Misappropriation: Amputating the Hand in the 16th Century," Panel: Mis-Appropriation as cultural Practice and epistemological Challenge at ISCH: International Society for Cultural History, Istanbul, Turkey. Link

September 4-6, 2012: Presentation titled " Rarefying Imaginary Objects: The Case of the Rete Mirable." Joint session of SCNAT (Schweizerische Forum für NachwuchswissenschaftlerInnen) and SGGMN (Schweizerische Gesellschaft für die Geschichte der Medizin und der Naturwissenschaften). Winterthur, Switzerland. Link

July 26-29, 2012: Presentation titled "Contours of the Soul: Transforming the Containers of the Mind into Ventricles of the Brain in 16th Century Europe" at the Knowledge in a Box Conference in conjunction with the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science (Berlin), Goethe University (Frankfurt), and National Technical University of Athen (Athens). Link

May 3-4th, 2012: Presentation titled "The Emblematic Device" at University of Muenster Conference on Gleichzeitigkeit – Modelle der Simultaneität in den Wissenschaften und Künsten. Link

Feb 28th, 2012: Presentation "A Short History of Words and Images" for Dogus University Prep School Students.

Feb 15th, 2012: Recent Presentation at Dogus University in Istanbul, Turkey. See presentation poster here Poster