Dr. phil. Elisabeth Reichel
Fachbereich 7: Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft
Neuer Graben 40
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A. Elisabeth Reichel is Assistant Professor of American Studies (Akademische Rätin) at the Institute for British and American Studies, University of Osnabrück. She has held research and teaching positions at the universities of Basel, Bern, Mannheim, and Bonn, and has been Visiting Scholar at Dartmouth College and Georgetown University. Her PhD thesis was awarded the Faculty Award 2019 by Basel's Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHF 5'000). She has successfully applied for large researcher grants, such as a mobility fellowship from the Swiss National Science Foundation (USD 50'700).
She is the author of Writing Anthropologists, Sounding Primitives: The Poetry and Scholarship of Edward Sapir, Margaret Mead, and Ruth Benedict, which is forthcoming with University of Nebraska Press in August 2021. Her second book project explores the literary history of economic liberalism with a focus on US-American utopian literature since the mid-twentieth century.
Curriculum Vitae: CV_Reichel, A. Elisabeth.pdf
Arbeitsschwerpunkte und Forschung
- 19th- to 21st-century American literature (prose, poetry, drama)
- literature, culture, and the economy; economic humanities
- anthropology and literature
- (inter)mediality, sound studies, visual culture
- literary and cultural theory
Currently in print:
- Writing Anthropologists, Sounding Primitives: The Poetry and Scholarship of Edward Sapir, Margaret Mead, and Ruth Benedict Univ. of Nebraska Press, August 2021.
- “The Jabber of Money: Tinnitus as Metaphor and Martin Amis’s Critique of Neoliberalism.” Literary Fiction and the Hearing Sciences. Ed. Edward Allen. Routledge, 2021.
Publications: Pubs_Reichel, A. Elisabeth.pdf