Current Habilitation Candidates
Clucas, Tom: "The Economy of Character: Writing the Self in the Social Marketplace in British 'Community Novels' from 1776 to 1914".
Effe, Alexandra: "A Diachronic Perspective on Autofiction: Fictionality in Self-Narration from the Pseudofactual Novel to Contemporary Literature".
Kovach, Elizabeth: "The Ethics and Aesthetics of Work in U.S.-American Literature: Transformations in Labor Economy, Middle Class Identity, and Narrative Fiction from Industrial to Post-Fordist Capitalism.".
Scherr, Alexander: "Essayistic Forms of Life in the Anglophone Novel - from the 18th to the 21st Century"