Jörgen Schäfer

Jörgen Schäfer is a Senior Research Fellow in Comparative Media and Literary Studies at the University of Siegen (Germany). He is currently completing a monograph on literature in computer-based and networked media. Other research interests are in contemporary German literature and comparative media studies. In recent years, he has been the author of Exquisite Dada: A Comprehensive Bibliography (G.K. Hall, 2005), the co-author of Eine Theorie der Medienumbrüche 1900/2000 ["A Theory of Media Upheavals 1900/2000" (Universi, 2011) and the co-editor of Handbuch Medien der Literatur: Ein Handbuch ["Handbook Media of Literature: A Handbook" (De Gruyter, 2013)], Literatur, Raum, Neue Medien (Wilhelm Fink, 2011), Anderes als Kunst: Ästhetik und Techniken der Kommunikation (Wilhelm Fink, 2010), Beyond the Screen: Transformations of Literary Structures, Genres and Interfaces (Transcript, 2010), Reading Moving Letters: Digital Literature in Research and Teaching (Transcript, 2010), The Aesthetics of Net Literature (Transcript, 2007), E-Learning und Literatur (Universi, 2007), Wissensprozesse in der Netzwerkgesellschaft (Transcript, 2005) and Pop-Literatur (edition text + kritik, 2003).