Editorial Team

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_Max Bergmann
Max Bergmann is editor-in-chief of KULT_online and PhD candidate at the International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture. In his doctoral project, he researches non-linear narration and digital network culture in contemporary film.Editorial Team Membership: Since May 2018

Max.Bergmann@on-culture.org

_Jeff Coons

Jeff Coons is a PhD candidate at the International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture coming from the field of digital anthropology. His doctoral research focuses on the labor dynamics of professional video gaming with a specific emphasis on first-person shooter games.

Editorial Team Membership: Since November 2017

Jeff.Coons@on-culture.org

_Taya Hanauer

Taya Hanauer is a PhD candidate in History of Art at the International Graduate Center for the Study of Culture. Her research focuses on the legitimization of sexism in contemporary art discourses.

Editorial Team Membership: Since December 2018

Taya.Hanauer@on-culture.org

_Richard D. Herzog

Richard Herzog is a PhD candidate in early modern history at the International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture. In his project he studies political imaginations of native authors of early colonial Mexico.

Editorial Team Membership: Since November 2017

Richard.Herzog@on-culture.org

_Elizabeth Kovach (on leave)

Elizabeth Kovach was the coordinator of the book series of the International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture. Elizabeth has worked on the creative side of advertising and on the editorial side of commercial book publishing in Germany and the U.S. She recently finished her dissertation project bridging contemporary discourses in political philosophy and U.S.-American literary fiction.

Editorial Team Membership: Since 2013

Elizabeth.Kovach@on-culture.org 

_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

_Faith Oloruntoba

Faith Oloruntoba is a PhD candidate at the International Graduate Center for the Study of Culture with a background in Media, Journalism and Globalisation. Her research, situated within social sciences and cultural studies, focuses on connections between political transnationalism, media repertoires, and the cultural identity of African migrants in Germany.

Editorial Team Membership: Since December 2018

Faith.Oloruntoba@on-culture.org

 _Simon Ottersbach

Simon Ottersbach is the Publications Coordinator at the International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture and a PhD candidate in contemporary history. In his dissertation, he focuses on the history of knowledge in the Cold War with a case study on the production and transatlantic circulation of knowledge by Radio Free Europe.

Editorial Team Membership: Since May 2015

Simon.Ottersbach@on-culture.org 

Our previous Editorial Board Members

  _Nora Berning

Editorial Team Membership: June 2014 – February 2017

_Katja Čičigoj

Editorial Team Membership: 2013 — 2014

_Melanie Grumt Suárez

Editorial Team Membership: May 2016 – October 2017

_Isabel Kalous

Editorial Team Membership: July 2016 – March 2018

_Nourhan Kassem

Editorial Team Membership: May 2015 – December 2017

_Beatrice Michaelis

Editorial Team Membership: 2013 – 2014

_Imke Polland

Editorial Team Membership: October 2015 – April 2017

 

_Nevena Stamenković

Editorial Team Membership: September 2016 – March 2017

_Marcel Wrzesinski

Editorial Team Membership: 2013 – April 2018