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Stand: October 8, 2019

Dr. Thomas Wiemer

Programme Director
Humanities and Social Sciences 1: Humanities and Cultural Studies

E-Mail: Thomas.Wiemer@dfg.de
Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2404
Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320
Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn


Tasks and Responsibilities

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

105-01 Medieval German Literature
105-02 Modern German Literature
105-03 European and American Literature
105-04 General and Comparative Literature and Cultural Studies

Scientific Areas of Responsibility (Deputy Contact)

103-01 Art History
103-02 Musicology
103-03 Theatre and Media Studies
108-01 History of Philosophy
108-02 Theoretical Philosophy
108-03 Practical Philosophy

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

Advanced Studies Centres in SSH

2603 Russischsprachige Lyrik in Transition: Poetische Formen des Umgangs mit Grenzen der Gattung, Sprache, Kultur und Gesellschaft zwischen Europa, Asien und Amerika

Priority Programmes

1688 Ästhetische Eigenzeiten. Zeit und Darstellung in einer polychronen Moderne
2130 Cultures of Translation in Early Modern Times
2207 Computational Literary Studies

Research Units

1986 Natur in politischen Ordnungsentwürfen: Antike - Mittelalter - Frühe Neuzeit
2288 Journal Literature: Rules of Format, Visual Design, and Cultures of Reception
2305 Discursivizations of the New. Tradition and Innovation in Medieval and Early Modern Texts and Pictures
2568 Philology of Adventure

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)

Clusters of Excellence (ExStra)

2020 Temporal Communities: Doing Literature in a Global Perspective

Collaborative Research Centres

1015 Muße (Otiose Leisure): Borders, Temporal and Spatial Character, Practices
1285 Invectivity. Constellations and Dynamics of disparagement
1369 Cultures of Vigilance. Transformations - Spaces - Practices
1385 Recht und Literatur
1391 Andere Ästhetik

Graduate Schools

55 Graduate School of North American Studies
256 Friedrich Schlegel Graduate School of Literary Studies

Research Training Groups

1733 Globalization and Literature. Representations, Transformations, Interventions
1767 Factual and Fictional Narration
2008 Interconfessionality in the Early Modern Period
2021 European Dream-Cultures
2041 The Romantic Model. Variation - Scope - Relevance
2130 Minor Cosmopolitanisms
2185 Situated Cognition - New Concepts in Investigating Core Mental Phenomena
2190 The Literary and Epistemic History of Small Forms
2212 Dynamics of Conventionality (400–1550)
2244 Authority and Trust in American Culture, Society, History and Politics
2291 Contemporary/Literature. History, theory, and praxeology