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Publications

Monographs

  • Ambivalent Similarities. German Representations of Islam 1770-1918 (forthcoming)
  • Women and Writing in the Works of Novalis: Transformation beyond Measure? (New York & Rochester: Camden House, November 2007), pp.216.

Edited volumes

  • Deploying Orientalism in Culture and History: From Germany to Central and Eastern Europe, ed. by James Hodkinson, John Walker, Shaswati Mazumdar and Johannes Feichtinger (New York & Rochester: Camden House, 2014).
  • Encounters with Islam in German Literature and Culture, ed. by James Hodkinson and Jeff Morrison (New York & Rochester: Camden House, Dec 2009), pp.255. Order this text now! Reviewed in Modern Language Review, April 2011.

Chapters in edited volumes

  • 'Müßiggang, Zurückhaltung und die (Zusammen-)Arbeit der Poesie in Novalis’ Heinrich von Oftderingen.' in: Claudia Lillge, Thorsten Unger und Björn Weyand (eds) Arbeit und Müßiggang in der Romantik (Stuttgart: Fink, 2017), pp. 237-254.
  • 'Tales from the Oriental Borderlands: On the Making and Uses of Colonial Algiers in Germanophone Travel Writing from the Maghreb around 1840' in Deploying Orientalism in Culture and History: From Germany to Central and Eastern Europe, ed. by James Hodkinson, John Walker, Shaswati Mazumdar and Johannes Feichtinger (New York & Rochester: Camden House, 2014): 78-98.
  • 'Der Islam im Dichten und Denken der deutschen Romantik: zwischen Kosmopolitismus und Orientalismus' in: Michael Hofmann and Klaus von Stosch (eds.) Islam in der deutschen und türkischen Literatur (Beiträge zur Komparativen Theologie; 4), (Paderborn u.a.: Schöningh-Verlag, 2012): 61-80.
  • 'Moving beyond the Binary? Christian-Islamic Encounters and Gender in the Thought and Literature of German Romanticism', in: James Hodkinson and Jeff Morrison (eds.), Encounters with Islam in German Literature and Culture, ed. by James Hodkinson and Jeff Morrison (New York: Camden House, Dec 2009): 108-127.
  • ‘Novalis und die Poetisierung des Weiblichen’ in: Novalis – Poesie und Poetik (Tübingen: Niemeyer, 2004): 201-220.
  • ‘The Cosmic-Symphonic: Novalis, Music and Universal Discourse’ in: Siobhán Donovan and Robin Elliot (eds.), Music and Literature in German Romanticism (New York: Camden House, 2004): 13-26.

Essays in Journals

  • 'Playing the Gallery: Time, Space and the Digital in Brian Eno’s Recent Installation Music' in: Oxford German Studies, 46 (3), 2017. Special Edition: 'Eigenzeit' and The Longing for Time in Contemporary Film, Literature and Art, ed. Anne Fuchs and Ines Detmers, 315-328.
  • 'Transnational encounters in the Maghreb: Para-colonial writing in the travelogues of German soldiers in colonial Algiers, 1830-1890'. In: Studies in Travel Writing, 21:3, 2017. ed Patrick Crowley, 1-16.
  • 'Engaging with Islam: a Cosmopolitan Dynamics in fin-de-siècle German Culture and Politics?' in: Comparative Critical Studies Volume 10 (No. 2): 283-382.
  • 'Romantic Cosmopolitanism? On the Tensions and Topicalities of an Intellectual and Literary Tradition', in: LIMBUS: Australisches Jahrbuch für germanistische Literatur- und Kulturwissenschaft / Australian Yearbook of German Literary and Cultural Studies, No. 5, 2012: 69-90.
  • ‘Genius beyond Gender: Novalis, Women and the Art of Shapeshifting’ in: Modern Language Review (Vol. 96, Jan 2001): 103-15.

Reviews

  • Review of: Cathy S. Gelbin, The Golem Returns: From German Romantic Literature to Global Jewisch Culture, 1808-2008 (Ann Arbor: UMP, 2011), in: Modern Language Review, Vol. 107, No. 3, July 2012: 1001-1002.
  • Review of: Ian Almond, History of Islam in German Thought from Leibniz to Nietzsche (London: Routledge, 2010), in: Modern Language Review, Vol. 107, No. 3, July 2012: 1004-1006.
  • Review of: Romantic Prose Fiction (A Comparative History of Literatures in European Languages, vol. XXIII), edited by Gerald Gillespie, Manfred Engel, Bernard Dieterle, (Amsterdam: John Benjamins 2008). In: The Yearbook of English Studies, Volume 40, Numbers 1-2, 1 July 2010: 320-22.
  • Review of: Paradox, Aphorism and Desire in Novalis and Derrida. By Clare Kennedy. (MHRA Texts and Dissertations, 71) London: Maney. 2008. In: Modern Language Review, Volume 105, Number 1, January 2010: 206-8.
  • Review of: Sophie Mereau: Verbindungslinien in Zeit und Raum. Ed. By Katharina von Hammerstein, Katrin Horn. Heidelberg/ Germany: Universitätsverlag Winter, 2008. 458 pp. In: German Quarterly, Vol 82, Autumn 2009: 529-31.
  • 'Dangerous Women? Gender, Authorship, and the German Literary Scene around 1800' in: The Cambridge Quarterly - Volume 37, Number 2, 2008: 276-280. A review article focusing on: Women and Literature in the Goethe Era 1770-1820: Determined Dilettantes, by Helen Fronius, (Oxford Modern Languages and Literature Monographs) Oxford: Clarendon Press. 2007.
  • Review of: Dances of the Self in Heinrich von Kleist, E. T. A. Hoffmann and Heinrich Heine. By Lucia Ruprecht. Aldershot: Ashgate. 2006. In: Modern Language Review, Volume 103, Number 3, 1 July 2008: 895-896.
  • Review of: A Companion to European Romanticism, ed. by Michael Ferber (Oxford: Blackwell, 2005) in: BARS: Bulletin and Review, Issue No 31 March 2007: 25-28.

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