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Miguel Rivas Venegas receives Spanish Ministry of Science Postdoctoral Funding through the Juan de la Cierva program

EXC 2020 Fellow Miguel Rivas Venegas has been awarded Spain's most prestigious postdoctoral award - Juan de la Cierva- formación. Among hundreds of such awards given annually in Spain, only approximately 10-13 are given to humanities-based researchers.

Dec 03, 2019

EXC 2020 member Beatrice Gründler has been awarded the 2019 Berliner Wissenschaftspreis

As described in Freie Universität-Berlin's University News, "Gründler provides important insights into the world of Arabic literature with its multifaceted global interweavings, covering almost a millennium and a half."

Nov 19, 2019

The dossier "Experimental Poetry Networks" co-edited by EXC 2020 member Jasmin Wrobel is now published in the journal Materialities of Literature

Co-edited by Wrobel and Pauline Bachmann (Universität Zürich), the dossier "Experimental Poetry Networks: Material Circulations" explores how "experimental poetry evolved as an international and also highly collaborative practice ranging from visual, sound and installation to performative formats".

Nov 19, 2019

Our partnership event with the Internationales Literaturfestival Berlin is featured in campus.leben

Nina Diezemann's article "The Canon is a Choir," considers how the panel discussion jointly hosted by the Internationales Literaturfestival and EXC 2020 "Temporal Communities" explored the polyphony of literature in a globalized world.

Oct 11, 2019

EENS Prize 2018 for Best Dissertation in Modern Greek Studies awarded to Bart Soethaert

EXC 2020 "Temporal Communities" is proud to report that Dr. Bart Soethaert, research-track Postdoc in Research Area 5, received the Prize for Best Dissertation 2018 for his work The turn towards the 'present-past'. Horizons of the historical novel (1935–1950) in Greece.

Oct 10, 2019

"Literatur als Arbeit an globaler Verflechtung" - Anita Traninger interviewed by Till Breyer in the blog "Literaturwissenschaft in Berlin"

"Das Nationalliteratur-Paradigma hat dazu geführt, dass die Fäden, die zwischen Texten historisch aufgespannt wurden, mutwillig abgeschnitten wurden und werden..."

Oct 02, 2019