Jonas Teupert
Jonas is a graduate student in the Department of German at Berkeley and a writer of short prose and poetry. Currently, he is attempting to merge academic and poetic modes of thinking and writing, applying critical theory in short prose essays. He studied German and English at Humboldt-University Berlin from 2010 to 2016 and was an awardee of the German National Academic Foundation from 2015 to 2016. His research has covered the form of the novel and the experience of time (Theodor Fontane), the small form and its mediality (Heinrich von Kleist), as well as the interrelation of epics and migration.