News

The Red Vienna Sourcebook, which contains a chapter I co-edited with Richard Lambert, is scheduled to appear in Summer 2020.

My translation of an article by Florian Sprenger is now available in Grey Room: “Environments of Experimentation and Epistemologies of Surroundings: John Scott Haldane’s Physiology and Biopolitics of the Living.

My translation of The Creativity ComplexA Companion to Contemporary Culture, edited by Timon Beyes and Jörg Metelmann, has appeared with transcript Verlag.

The Mithila Review: The Journal of International Science Fiction & Fantasy contains my translation of Kurd Lasswitz’s seminal short story “The Universal Library” (1904).

Upcoming Events

“The Question Concerning Technology in the Classroom,” The Present and Future of German Studies in North America: German Studies Colloquium, SUNY Binghamton, NY, April 30–May 2, 2020.

Media Objects Conference, Cornell University, March 20, 2020.

“What was Film?” Bethe Ansatz Lecture Series, Hans Bethe House, Cornell University, March 4, 2020.

Recent Events

“Wireless Futures: Science, Fiction, Prediction.” Gettysburg College, Department of German Studies, Gettysburg, PA, February 19, 2020.

“Recursive Media Historiography: A Siren is a Siren is a Siren…” Siren Echoes: Sound, Image, and the Media of Antiquity, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, November 7–9, 2019.

Friedrich Kittler, Ernst Bloch, and Time-Axis Manipulation,” German Studies Association: Annual Conference, Portland, OR, October 3–6, 2019.

Moderator, “Literature, Media, Form (2): Modernity, Media, Modernism (Faculty Summer Seminar Panel sponsored by DAAD.” German Studies Association: Annual Conference, Portland, OR, October 3–6, 2019.

Moderator, “Scholarship, Publishing Venues, and the Future of Higher Education: The Case of German Studies,” Re-Imagining the Discipline: German Studies, the Humanities, and the University, International Conference, organized by the Institute of German Cultural Studies, Ithaca, NY, September 13–14, 2019.