Edited Volumes

Marx and the United States. Edited by Dennis Büscher-Ulbrich and Marlon Lieber (in preparation, forthcoming 2018)



“Neoliberalismus von links: Der Soziologe Daniel Zamora über die neoliberale Anschlussfähigkeit von Michel Foucault.” Interview with Daniel Zamora. analyse & kritik: Zeitung für linke Debatte und Praxis, no. 616, May 2016, p. 32.

“Sind die Vereinigten Staaten von America ‘post-racial’?” POLIS: Report der deutschen Vereinigung für politische Bildung, no. 3, 2014, pp. 15-17.


Book Chapters

“(Post-Black) Bildungsroman or Novel of (Black Bourgeois) Manners? Colson Whitehead’s Sag Harbor.” Power Relations in Black Lives: Reading African American Literature and Culture with Bourdieu and Elias, edited by Christa Buschendorf, Bielefeld: transcript Verlag (forthcoming Fall 2017).

“Being Afraid of ‘Post-Blackness’: What’s Neoliberalism Got to Do With It?” African American Culture and Society After Rodney King: Provocations and Protests, Progression and “Post-Racialism, edited by Josephine Metcalf and Carina Spaulding, Farnham: Ashgate, 2015, pp. 269-82.

“’It’s Always Mississippi in the fifties’: Colson Whitehead’s Imaginative Geography of the U.S. South.” The South From Elsewhere, edited by Marcel Arbeit, Olomouc: Palacký University Olomouc, 2014, pp. 115-28.

“Rural Electrification plus Government Power: Leo Marx, the Materialist Dialectic, and Power and the Land.” Rereading The Machine in the Garden: Nature and Technology in American Culture, edited by Eric Erbacher, Nicole Maruo-Schröder, and Florian Sedlmeier, Frankfurt/New York: Campus Verlag, 2014, pp. 101-20.


Book Reviews

Review of Mustafa Emirbayer and Matthew Desmond, The Racial Order, Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2015. Amerikastudien / American Studies (in preparation).

Review of Ian Fraser, Identity, Politics and the Novel: The Aesthetic  Moment, Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2013. Marx & Philosophy Review of Books, Dec. 7, 2015,


Public Writing (Selection)

(with Daniel Zamora) “Rebel Without a Cause: The politics of The Hunger Games series aren’t as revolutionary as they’ve been hyped to be.” Jacobin, Jan. 4, 2016,

“Anmerkungen zu Gatsby als Gatsby.” NEGATIV, May 29, 2013,

The Help – Revisionistische Geschichtsschreibung?” NEGATIV, Dec. 7, 2011,



Christa Buschendorf. “We Have a Dream.” Interview with Cornel West. Gazette: Das politische Kulturmagazin, no. 38, Summer 2013, pp. 71-77 (originally published as “‘We Need Martin More Than Ever’: Interview with Cornel West on Martin Luther King, Jr., August 2011.” Amerikastudien / American Studies, vol. 56, no. 3, 2011, pp. 449-67).