The German Research foundation has confirmed that it will fund the new Collaborative Research Center (CRC) 1391 “Andere Ästhetik” (“Different Aesthetics”) for an initial period of four years, starting on 1 July 2019, with a funding volume of eight million euros. We are happy to announce that our chair is part of two projects in the new CRC: C05 “The Aesthetics of Co-Creativity in Early Modern English Literature” and B06 “Features of Figures of Aesthetic Reflection: Systematic Annotation and Quantitative Analysis.”

You can read the full (German-language) press release from the University of Tuebingen here.