Dr. Christina Becher begins job at Goethe-Universität

April 19, 2024
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We are delighted to congratulate Dr. Christina Becher on her new job at the Goethe-Universität in Frankfurt am Main! For the upcoming summer semester at the university, she will be teaching two introductory courses on modern German literature, as well as a seminar titled "Vom Aufbruch schreiben: Gegenderte Körper in der deutschsprachigen Reiseliteratur". Dr. Becher says that she is looking forward to meeting all of the students and colleagues that she will be working with. Congratulations on this monumental achievement! You can check out her profile here: https://www.uni-frankfurt.de/151658254/Dr__Christina_Becher

Dr. Becher successfully defended her dissertation in November 2023 as part of the dual-degree program between the University of Arizona and the Universität zu Köln. Her dissertation will be published as a book this fall under the title "Zwischen Mensch und Pflanze. Vegetabile Hybriden in literarischen und grafischen Texten des 20. und 21. Jahrhundert", through Wallstein-Verlag. While working in Frankfurt, she will simultaneously continue her research by delving into her next research project.

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Becher on all of these amazing accomplishments!