Academic Writing


2020 "Inscribing the Soul: Cerebral Ventricles as Symbolic and Material Boxes." Knowledge in Boxes. Mattering Press.

2019 “From the Library to the Lab: Close Reading Rabbits as a Cross-Disciplinary Experiment” in Studien zur deutschen Sprache und Literatur. (41): 1-23. doi: 10.26650/sdsl2019-0014

2019 “From Hot Irons to fMRI Machines: On Truth and Lies in a Non-Cerebral Sense.” Metafor. 5, 63-83.

2018 Performing the Sixteenth-Century Brain: Beyond Word and Image Inscriptions. Münster: LIT Verlag, 2018.

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.

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. Link

2013 "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

2012 “The Book of Tom." Selections from novel (fiction). Precarious Parenthood. Doing Family in Literature and Film. Berlin/London: LIT 2012. Link

"The Performativity of a Historical Brain Event: Revisiting 1517 Strassburg" in The Neuroscientific Turn: Transdisciplinarity in the Age of the Brain, 2012. Link

2010 “Faithful Bodies: Anatomy and Fugitive Sheets in Wittenberg, 1573-1625.” Focus on German Studies. vol. 17: 2010.

2009 "The Brain as Material and/or Idea? Metaphor and Representation in Early Modern Cell Doctrine." Historia Medicinae, vol 1. 2009.

Review: Katherine Kickel. Novel Notions: Medical Discourse and the Mapping of the Imagination in Eighteenth-Century English Fiction, 2007. In: Historia Medicinae 1(1), 2009.

Review: Peter Handke, Die morawische Nacht, Suhrkamp 2008. In: Focus on German Studies. 2009: v16.