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Thorsten Carstensen

Campus Address: CA502G
Phone: (317)278-6349
Email: tcarsten@iupui.edu
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Appointments

Assistant Professor of German

Education

Ph.D German Literature, New York University 2012 Doctoral Thesis: Romanesque Storytelling: Peter Handke's Refashioning of the Epic M.A. German Literature, History, and English, Albert-Ludwigs-Universitat Freiburg 2006 Visiting Graduate Student in German Department, University of Michigan 2003-2004

Academic Interests

19th- and 20th-century German Literature, German Film, Exile and Literature, Travel Writings

Awards

Shipps Faculty Award (IUPUI), 2014 Arts and Humanities Internal Grant, Indiana University (IUPUI), 2013 School of Liberal Arts Summer Research Grant, Indiana University (IUPUI), 2013 New Frontiers Exploratory Travel Fellowship, Indiana University, 2013 Dean's Dissertation Fellowship, New York University (2012, declined) GSAS Predoctoral Summer Fellowship, New York University (2009) GSAS Predoctoral Summer Fellowship, New York University (2008) Henry M. MacCracken Fellowship, New York University (2007 - 2012) Max Kade Fellowship, University of Michigan (2003/2004) Fulbright Scholarship, University of Michigan (2003/2004)

Publications

Romanisches Erzählen. Peter Handke und die epische Tradition, Göttingen: Wallstein, 2013; "Der Welt nachlauschen. Peter Handkes Poetik des Hörens", in: Entwürfe. Zeitschrift für Literatur, 67 (2011); "Herr Seiner Zeit. Peter Handkes Don Juan und das heilsame Abenteuer des Erzahlens", in: Zeitschrift fur Deutsche Philolologie, 02/2009; “Zwischen Rekonstruktion und Dekonstruktion. Hermann Brochs Roman Die Schlafwandler am Ausgang der Moderne,“ in: Seminar – A Journal of German Studies, Februar 2010; "Shattering the Word-Mirror in Elizabeth Costello: J.M. Coetzee's Deconstructive Experiment", in: The Journal of Commonwealth Literature, March 2007. Hans Fallada, Wolf Among Wolves. Afterword and partial translation. New York: Melville House, 2010. Book reviews in journals such as Monatshefte and Journal for Austrian Literature.

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