Dr. Sage Anderson

CV 

  • Since 4/2020: Project coordinator, Governing the Narcotic City. Imaginaries, Practices and Discourses of Public Drug Cultures in European Cities from 1970 until today (HERA JRP/Horizon 2020), Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities (KWI) Essen
  • 2017 – 2018: Project coordinator, Pensées Françaises Contemporaines, European University Viadrina, in partnership with the University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne
  • 9/2015: PhD, New York University Department of Comparative Literature
  • 2012 – 2015: Member of the DFG research training group Lebensformen und Lebenswissen, European University Viadrina und University of Potsdam
  • 9/2003: BA, University of Pennsylvania

Research Interests

  • critique of the present in modernity
  • short literary forms
  • translation practice and theory

Publications (selection)

“Ungesicherte Übergänge. Kürze und Krankheit bei Hippokrates, La Rochefoucauld und Nietzsche,” in Übergänge. Perspektivierungen aus der Literaturwissenschaft, Kulturwissenschaft und Philosophie, eds. Sage Anderson, Sebastian Edinger, Jakob C. Heller, and Emanuel John (Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann, 2017), 185­–199.

“Wartime Love Affairs and Deathly Flirtation: Freud and Caillois on Identifying with Loss,“ in Flirtations: Rhetoric and Aesthetics This Side of Seduction, eds. Daniel Hoffmann-Schwarz, Barbara Natalie Nagel, and Lauren Shizuko Stone (New York: Fordham University Press, 2015), 116–124.