Scholarly Publications


Translation and its Metaphors (in progress)

Transnational Framings: The German Literary Field in the Age of Nationalism, co-edited with Lynne Tatlock, (Camden House, 2022)

Wireless Dada: Telegraphic Poetics in the Avant-Garde (Northwestern University Press, 2020)

Hans Richters Rhythmus 21: Schlüsselfilm der Moderne (Königshausen & Neumann, 2012), co-editor


“Canon Fire: Dada’s Attack on National Literature,” in Transnational Framings: The German Literary Field in the Age of Nationalism, ed. Kurt Beals and Lynne Tatlock (2022)

“Mediating the Moon: Ferdinand Kriwet’s Apollo Mission,” in the Palgrave Handbook on Literature and Science, Twentieth/Twenty-First Century (2020): 29-45.

“Decoding Dada: Avant-Garde Poetry in Its Cryptographic Context,” Dada/Surrealism 23, no. 1 (2020).

“Concrete Constructions: Assembling a Postwar Poetics.” Journal of Lusophone Studies 5, no. 1 (2020): 93–116.

“Stochastische Subjektivität: Die Wiederkehr des Subjekts in Benses Terry Jo.” In Max Bense: Werk – Kontext – Wirkung, edited by Andrea Albrecht, Masetto Bonitz, Alexandra Skowronski, and Claus Zittel, 351-365. Stuttgart: J. B. Metzler, 2019.

“High-Tech Heimat: Mountains and Mediation in Literature, Film, and Visual Art,” German Quarterly 92, no. 2 (2019)

“‘Do the new poets think? It’s possible’: Computer Poetry and Cyborg Subjectivity,” Configurations (2018)

“Dada: Art and the Discourse of Advertising,” New German Critique (2017)

“Dada Futures: Inflation, Speculation, and Uncertainty in Der Dada No. 1,” TRANSIT (2016)

“Alternatives to Impossibility: Translation as Dialogue in the Works of Paul Celan,” Translation Studies (2014)

“Text and the City: George Grosz, Neue Jugend, and the Political Power of Popular Media,” in Dada/Surrealism No. 19, Issue 1 (2013)

“Primitivismus: The Dada Rhythms of Rhythmus 21,” in Hans Richters Rhythmus 21: Schlüsselfilm der Moderne (Königshausen & Neumann, 2012)

“The Großstadt and the Landstraße: Modernity on the Periphery in the Works of Regina Ullmann,” in Huff and Kaufmann, eds., “Ein Buch des Andenkens”: Essays in Honor of Heidi Thomann Tewarson (Königshausen & Neumann, 2012)

“Confessional Fictions, Fictional Confessions” (co-author), in Das Geständnis und seine Instanzen (Verlag Turia + Kant, 2011)

“A Conversation with Bernard Banoun” (co-author), TRANSIT (2010)

“Play for Two Voices: On Translating the Poetry of Anja Utler,” TranscUlturAl (2009)

Book Reviews

Grotesque Visions: The Science of Berlin Dada, by Thomas O. Haakenson, German Quarterly 95, no. 1 (2022): 100-102.

Kafka and Noise: The Discovery of Cinematic Sound in Literary Modernism, by Kata Gellen, German Quarterly 93, no. 3 (2020): 421-423.

Geburt der Avantgarde — Emmy Hennings, by Nicola Behrmann, The Germanic Review: Literature, Culture, Theory 94, no. 4 (2019): 377–379.

Private Anarchy: Community and the Outsider’s Monologue in German Experimental Fiction, by Paul Buchholz, German Quarterly 91, no. 4 (2018)

The Exile of George Grosz: Modernism, America, and the One World Order, by Barbara McCloskey, German Studies Review (2017)

Destruction Was My Beatrice: Dada and the Unmaking of the Twentieth Century, by Jed Rasula, Modernism/modernity (2016)

Poetik im technischen Zeitalter, ed. Geisenhanslücke and Hehl, Gegenwartsliteratur (2014)

Sonderzeichen Europa, by Yoko Tawada and László Márton, TRANSIT (2010)