Marlon Lieber

 Zwei Studenten und eine Tasse Kaffee             Marlon Lieber

              Wiss. Mitarbeiter am Englischen Seminar der

              CAU zu Kiel



             Room 208

             Telephone : +49 (0) 431/880-4088



Office hours (during the lecture period):

Tuesdays, 14:00 – 15:00


Holiday hours:

8. August 2017, 16:30 – 18:00

9. August 2017, 11:00 – 12:30

5. September 2017, 16:00 – 18:00


Research Interests

The Interrelation of Socio-Economic and Aesthetic Forms, the History and Theory of U.S. Postwar Art, Cultures of the Logistics Revolution, Critical Theory and Marx’s Critique of Political Economy, the Sociology of ‘Race,’ African American Literature, Culture, and History


Academic Employment

Since Oct. 2016            :   Assistant Professor of American Cultural and Media Studies (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter), English Department, Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
Oct. 2016 – Feb. 2017  :  Adjunct Lecturer (Lehrbeauftragter), Institute for English and American Studies, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt
Apr. 2013 –Mar. 2015    :   Assistant Professor of American Studies (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter), Institute for English and American Studies, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt                     


International Research

July – Dec. 2015              :  Visiting Research Scholar, Department of English, University of Illinois at Chicago, Host: Walter Benn Michaels



Since Feb. 2014              :  Doctoral Candidate, Institute for English and American Studies, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, Dissertation: Reading ‘Race’ Relationally: Embodied Dispositions and Social Structures in Colson Whitehead’s Novels, Advisor: Christa Buschendorf (submitted June 22, 2017)
Oct. 2007 –Jan. 2013     :  Magister Artium in American Studies and Theater, Film, and Media Studies, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt