AboutI am currently a professor of German at the University of California at Berkeley.
EducationPhD in German, Columbia University, 2000
MA in Comparative Literature, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, 1993
The Geographic Imagination of Modernity: Geography, Literature and Philosophy in German Romanticism
. Stanford University Press, 2008.http://www.sup.org/books/title/?id=11698
Imagining World Order: International Law and Literature in Early Modern Europe, 1500-1800
. Cornell University Press, 2018.
ProjectsAesthetics and Jurisprudence in German Idealism
Imagining World Order II: International Law and Literature, 1800 – 1918
MembershipsModern Language Association
German Studies Association
American Comparative Literature Association
Association for the Study of Law, Culture, and the Humanities