University of Mannheim and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Christian Kohlross, who has been an Assistant Professor at the University of Mannheim, is currently Walter Benjamin Visiting Professor at the Department of German Literature and at the Program of Cultural Studies of The Hebrew University, Jerusalem. His research is focussed on literary theory (esp. shared problems of philosophy and philology), literary forms of knowledge and the history of modern lyric poetry. He has published two books -- Literary Theory and Pragmatism, or The Question of the Reasons of Philological Knowledge (Tübingen: Max Niemeyer, 2007) and Theory of the Modern Nature Poem: Oskar Loerke, Günter Eich, Rolf Dieter Brinkmann (Würzburg: Koenigshausen & Neumann, 2000); he has just completed a book on Literary Epistemology.
Essays in Partial Answers
Walter Benjamin’s “The Task of the Translator” : Theory after the End of Theory
Volume 7, Number 1 , January 2009
History of Humanities