Imagological thesis defended in Lüneburg

CORE Admin

At the Leuphana university in Lüneburg, Ulrike Köhler successfully defended her thesis on Gattung und Nation: «Englishness» in der englischen Romantik. The defense took place on 31 October 2016; the main supervisor was Professor Emer O’Sullivan. Congratulations to her and Ulrike Köhler.

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