Corinna Reipen conducts research in contemporary American fiction. She wrote her dissertation on picture theory and visual perception in the work of Siri Hustvedt. Her research on Hustvedt was published as Visuality in the Works of Siri Hustvedt. (Frankfurt am Main., Bern: Peter Lang, 2013). She studied in London and Mannheim and received her Diploma in English Literature and Business Administration from the University of Mannheim in 2009.
- Contemporary American Literature
- Picture Theory and Image-Text-Relationships (e.g. mimesis, ekphrasis)
- Photography and Painting
- Perception as a Symptom: Empathy, Embodiment and Attention
"The Marriage Plot - How Gustav Flaubert, Jeffrey Eugenides and Meg Wolitzer illuminate gender roles in relationships and society." (WS 2020/21)
"Visuality in the Works of Siri Hustvedt." (FSS 2012, Universität Mannheim)
Visuality in the Works of Siri Hustvedt. (Frankfurt am Main., Bern: Peter Lang, 2013).
German Association for American Studies (DGfA/GAAS)