Editorial Team

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Isabella Kalte
Isabella Kalte is publications coordinator and PhD candidate at the International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture. In her doctoral project, she explores how colonial legacies influence contemporary constructions and representations of female subjectivity through an examination of Caribbean feminist social media movements in comparison with the #MeToo movement.

Editorial Team Membership: Since May 2021

Isabella.Kalte@on-culture.org

Marie-Christine Boucher
Marie-Christine Boucher is a PhD candidate in Comparative Literature at the IPP Literary and Cultural Studies with a background in German Studies. Her research focuses on the analytical potential of translation theory in literary analysis, which she is exploring through a corpus of contemporary German novels.

Editorial Team Membership: Since July 2019

Marie-Christine.Boucher@on-culture.org

ORCID iD: 0000-0002-2475-3184

Oliver Klaassen
Oliver Klaassen is a PhD candidate at the International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture and a research associate at the Institute for Art and Visual Culture at Carl Ossietzky University Oldenburg. In their doctoral project, they explore the relationship between aesthetic ambiguity and queer engagement using the example of fine-art photography.

Editorial Team Membership: Since August 2019

Oliver.Klaassen@on-culture.org

ORCID iD: 0000-0003-2896-0225

Jens Kugele
Jens Kugele is Head of Research Coordination and member of the Executive Board of the International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture. Anchored in the disciplines of Literary Studies and History of Religion, Jens’s postdoctoral research focuses on the construction of sacred spaces in literary and cultural history.

Editorial Team Membership: Since October 2014

Jens.Kugele@on-culture.org

Ansgar Nünning
Ansgar Nünning is the Academic Director of the International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture (GCSC) and Professor of English and American Literature and Cultural Studies in Giessen. He has published widely on English and American literature, cultures of memory, narratology, and literary and cultural theory.

Editorial Team Membership: Since 2013

Ansgar.Nuenning@anglistik.uni-giessen.de

Margarita Pavlova
Margarita Pavlova is a doctoral researcher in History and Cultural Studies at the International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture. She is a member of the Cultural Memory Studies Research Area and Europe’s East Working Group. Her research project focuses on the development of sociocultural self-organization and the forms of apolitical protests in late Soviet Russia.

Editorial Team Membership: Since February 2021

Margarita.Pavlova@on-culture.org

Çiçek Tanlı
Çiçek Tanlı is a PhD Candidate at the International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture and the coordinator for the Research Network in Queer Studies, Decolonial Feminisms and Cultural Transformations. Her research focuses on the daily struggles of divorced mothers living in Germany with an immigration biography from Turkey.

Editorial Team Membership: Since July 2019

Cicek.Tanli@on-culture.org

Lucia Toman
Lucia Toman is a PhD researcher in English Literature at the International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture in Giessen and the IPP Literary and Cultural Studies where she conducts her research on forms of unreliable narration in contemporary literature and the concept of fictional truth.

Editorial Team Membership: Since March 2020

Lucia.Toman@on-culture.org

Eva Zimmermann
Eva Zimmermann is a PhD candidate and an educator in Applied Theatre Studies as well as a member of the International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture. Her doctoral research delves into the theater profession of the dramaturge in an international context.

Editorial Team Membership: Since February 2021

Eva.Zimmermann@on-culture.org