Research and Publications


 

Prof. Dr. Joachim Frenk specializes in early modern literature, in Victorian and contemporary literature and in cultural studies. One of his special research interests is Shakespeare. 

 

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Joachim Frenk, *Textualised Objects: Material Culture in Early Modern English Literature* (Trier: WVT, 2012).

 

 

Dr. Lena Steveker specializes in contemporary British fiction and popular culture as well as in early modern literature. Her doctoral thesis explores questions of individual identity and cultural memory in the fiction of A. S. Byatt. Her current research project (Habilitationsprojekt) focuses on the discursive interactions of theatre and news culture in early modern England.

 

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Lena Steveker, *Identity and Cultural Memory in the Fiction of A.S. Byatt: Knitting the Net of Culture* (Houndmills: Palgrave, 2009).
Katrin Berndt and Lena Steveker, eds, *Heroism in the Harry Potter Series* (Farnham: Ashgate, 2011).