Candidate

Working title

Research areas / keywords

Askin, Rıdvan

Transcendental Poetics and the Futures of American Romanticism

aesthetics, American romanticism, Emerson, Fuller, idealism, materialism, metaphysics, Thoreau, transcendental philosophy

Dayter, Daria

Corpus-based approach to the study of simultaneous interpreting

Diederich, Catherine

A usage-based approach to the use of discourse markers by native and non-native speakers of English

Usage-based approach, pragmatic competence, discourse markers, second/foreign language acquisition, corpus linguistics

Hohl Trillini, Regula

Casual Shakespeare: Verbal Traces 1590 – 1840
(based on the HyperHamlet corpus and its concept for
intertextuality research)

Reading Shakespeare's creativity and reception history through
"passages we live by" (based on the HyperHamlet corpus and its concept for
intertextuality research)

Witen, Michelle

The Cultural Material and Material Culture of Serialized Fiction from 1850-1870

19th-century British fiction, newspapers, genetic criticism, historical construction, cultural topography