No office hour on November 29th.
Summer 2013: “Postmodernism, New Ethnic Literatures, Recent Developments” (Directed Reading Course, 1st /2nd semester students)
Summer 2013: Cultural Studies I: Introduction to American Cultural History
"Serial Discourses of Gender in Contemporary Cable Television Narratives" (Dissertation)
“More Cringe than Comedy? The complicated Humor of HBO’s Girls.” To Be Presented at annual conference of the Austrian Association for American Studies /AAAS "America Through the Small Screen: Television and Its Transformations" in Innsbruck, Austria, Nov. 11-13, 2016.
“Some of the Spoilers… will not be Spoilers”: Crossmedia Franchises between Simultaneity, Adaptation, and Transmedia Storytelling.” Workshop "New Media Writing" at John F. Kennedy Institute, Freie Universität, Berlin, July 15, 2016.
“Will this Gender ever be Televised? On the Challenges of Seriality and Gender Studies.” Presented at conference "Seriality Seriality Seriality: The Many Lives of the Field That Isn’t One" in Berlin, Germany, June 22-24, 2016.
“2015: Simultaneous Seriality and The Walking Dead.” Presented at ISSN Narrative Conference in Amsterdam, Netherlands, June 16-18, 2016.
“Beyond the Double Bind? Professional Femininities and ‘Uniform’ Desires.” Presented at annual conference of the German American Studies Association/DGfA in Osnabrück, Germany, May 19-22, 2016.
“Not That Kind of Girl: Television’s Troubled Relationship with Academia and TV Criticism.” Presented at biennial conference of the European American Studies Association /EAAS in Constanta, Romania, April 22- 25, 2016.
“Investigating Gender and Seriality in HBO’s Girls: The Hauntings of Television’s Critical Sphere,” Department of Communication Studies, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, December 7, 2015.
“’I don’t WANT to kill any of you’ - Gendered Discourses of Authority and Authorization,” Project Narrative/Department of English, the Ohio State University, November 23, 2015.
with Bettina Soller. “‘You Know, Government Isn’t Just a Boys’ Club Anymore:’ Female Protagonists in Contemporary US-American Political Drama and Comedy Series,” Console-ing Passions, Dublin, June 19, 2015.
“Working with Newer Media/Across Media,” John F. Kennedy Institute, Freie Universität, Berlin, April 24, 2015.
“Negotiating Serial Flow: The Walking Dead as Transmedia Phenomenon.” Presented at conference "Transmedia Storytelling and Its Reception: Economies and Politics of Participation" in Hanover, Germany, February 26, 2015.
"'Everybody Makes it Until They Don't' - Serial Television and Zombies in The Walking Dead", German-American Institute, Tübingen, December 11, 2014.
“Serial Discourses of Gender in Contemporary Cable Television Narratives", John F. Kennedy Institute, Freie Universität, Berlin, December 2, 2014.
“Gender and Serial Television Narratives”, Department of Communication Studies, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, October 3, 2014.
"It happened in Salem, not surprisingly - On (Not) Trying Witches in Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” University of Göttingen, January 18, 2014; and University of Konstanz, February 1, 2014.
Review: Portal für Politikwissenschaft (2014)
“Not That Kind of Comedian? Lena Dunham’s Uncomfortable Humor and Feminism.” In Hysterical! Women in American Comedy. Eds. Linda Mizejewski and Victoria Sturtevant (forthcoming).
“Simultaneous Seriality: On the Crossmedia Relationship of Television Narratives.” Serial Narratives. Ed. Kathleen Loock. Special issue of Literatur in Wissenschaft und Unterricht 47.1-2 (2014): 127-143.
with Bettina Soller. “'It’s a great time to be a woman in politics!' - Serielle Verhandlungen von Politikerinnen als Protagonistinnen von US-Fernsehserien.” Indes – Zeitschrift für Politik und Gesellschaft 4 (2014): 78-88.
“'Did you shoot the girl in the street?' – On the Digital Seriality of The Walking Dead.“ Digital Seriality. Special issue of Eludamos: Journal for Computer Game Culture. Eludamos 8 (2014): 83-100.
with Bettina Soller. “’I can't identify myself as a woman! People can't know that!’ – Female Protagonists in Current Political Drama and Comedy". Theme Week “Representing Democracy.” In Media Res, 04. Nov. 2014.
Published: Politische Kultur in der Krise. Jahrbuch des Göttinger Instituts für Demokratieforschung 2013. Ed. Alexander Hensel, Roland Hiemann, Daniela Kallinich, Robert Lorenz, Katharina Rahlf. ibidem: Stuttgart 2014. 275-277.
Sulimma, Maria. Rez. von Cable Guys: Television and Masculinities in the 21st Century, Amanda Lotz. Critical Studies in Media Communication Podcast Series, März 2015.
Review: Portal für Politikwissenschaft