Prof. Dr. Ralf Hertel

Associate Researcher

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Research Focus:
  • Anglo-Asian Encounters
  • Asian Canadian Literature and Culture
  • Shakespeare and Early Modern England
  • Contemporary Literature / New English Literatures
  • Sensuousness in Literature
  • Failure in Literature

Here you can find a list of Prof Hertel’s selected publications.

Project-based Achievements:
A list of project-based archivements can be accessed via this link [in German].

Current Position

Professor of English Literature at Trier University

Academic Experience

Ralf Hertel was appointed Professor of English Literature at Trier University in 2015. He has also taught at the Free University Berlin, the Humboldt University in Berlin, and Hamburg University. He has published widely in the field of Early Modern Studies as well as Contemporary Literature, and has also worked as a journalist for the „Süddeutsche Zeitung“. He was a guest professor at the Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, in 2015.