Essays

“Du müßt dein Leben nicht ändern: Kafka und Lebensreform.” Die Literatur der Lebensreform. Hg. von Thorsten Carstensen & Marcel Schmid. Bielefeld: Transcript, 2016.

“Absolute Teacher, Sloterdijk.” Boundary2. Vol 43 no. 4. Fall 2016.

“Kritische Theorie und Psychoanalyse.” In Handbuch Literatur und Psychoanalyse. Ed. Frauke Berndt & Eckart Goebel. Berlin: De Grutyer, 2016.

"Kafka, Rumor, Early Cinema: Archaic Moving Pictures." In: Mediamorphosis: Kafka and the Moving Image. Ed. Shai Biderman and Ido Lewit. NY: Columbia University Press, 2016.

“Benjamins Treue.” Introduction to German Quarterly, vol 87.2. 2015.

“Indestructible, Nature.” Introduction to The Yearbook of Comparative Literature. Vol 58. 2012 issue. Bloomington, IN.

“Castle Logic: Hints in Kafka’s Novel.” in The Cambridge Companion to 1922. Ed. Jean-Michel Rabaté. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2014.

“Absolute und Relative Diaspora: Borges und Ahad Ha’am.” in Exil – Literatur – Judentum. Ed. Doerte Bischoff. München: Edition text + kritik, 2014.

“Die Phänomenalität des Staates.” in Die zwei Körper der Nation. Ed. Oliver Kohns and Martin Doll. München: Wilhelm Fink, 2014.

“Saving Hope: Messianism’s Wager.” Introduction to Messianic Thought outside Theology. Co-written with Anna Glazova. in Messianic Thought outside Theology. Fordham University Press, 2014.

“Messiahs and Principles.” in Messianic Thought outside Theology. Fordham University Press, 2014.

“What Thinking Feels Like.” Yearbook of Comparative Literature 57. 2013. Indiana University and the University of Toronto Press.

“Apparent Critique: Inferences from a Benjaminian Sketch.” Diacritics 40.1. Spring 2013. Cornell University Press.

“Exile is a Flop: Soma Morgenstern over Central Park.” In Escape to Life: German Exiles in New York. de Gruyter, Spring 2012.

“An Accidental Collective.” Journal of the Kafka Society of America. Vol 33.1. 2009.

“Saving the Public Sphere: Die Rettung der Öffentlichkeit durch Veröffentlichung.” Introductory article to Publishing in Exile: German Language Literature in the US in the 1940s. Exhibition Catalogue. Goethe-Institut, 2009.

“Der Zerrissene: Nestroy at the Rip.” Modern Language Notes. Vol. 119.3, April 2004.