Zantjer, R., von Petersdorff, A., (2014). The Politics of Translation Tools: What Untranslatable Words Reveal about Culture, Language, and Technology Design. published on (Text: Rebecca Zantjer, Video: Anne von Petersdorff)



/conference talks

LOCUS TALKS at Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI (Text Analysis in Humanities and Social Science). Paper: “From a Distance: Affective Responses to Otherness in German Literature between 1779-1961.”

39th Annual Women in German Studies Conference, Shawnee on Delaware, PA, USA. Presentation: “Fremdkörper/Cuerpos Extraños: Female Bodies In Transit.”

38th Annual German Studies Association Conference, Kansas City, MO, USA. Paper: “Intensive Körpererfahrung in Andreas Altmanns Reise durch einen einsamen Kontinen.” Panel: The Rediscovery of Affect in Rough Terrain: Self-Perception in Postmodern Travel Fiction.

Visual Culture, Digital Media Symposium, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA. Paper: “The Faustian Impulse: Visual Representations and Imperialism in The Civilizers.”

21st Annual German Graduate Studies Conference, University of Virginia: “Manifestations in Repetition in Literature, Art, Music, and Science”. Charlottesville, VA, USA. Paper: “Establishing Polyphony Through Repetition: Rethinking Tourism Migration Categories through Lisl Ponger’s Passagen.” Panel: The Beat Goes on; Repetition in  Film and Music.