Prof. Dr. Fritz Breithaupt

Profile

Academic positionFull Professor
Research fieldsGeneral and Comparative Literature; Cultural Studies,Modern German Literature
KeywordsGerman Literature since 1740, Empathy and cognitive science, Goethe, History of Economy, History of Ideas
Honours and awards

2017: Provost Professor (Titel auf Lebenszeit)

Current contact address

CountryUnited States of America
CityBloomington
InstitutionIndiana University
InstituteDepartment of Germanic Studies

Host during sponsorship

Prof. Dr. Jochen HörischLehrstuhl für Neuere Germanistik II: Neuere deutsche Literatur und qualitative Medienanalyse, Universität Mannheim, Mannheim
Prof. Dr. Inka Mülder-BachInstitut für Deutsche Philologie, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, München
Start of initial sponsorship01/09/2003

Program(s)

2003Humboldt Research Fellowship Programme

Publications (partial selection)

2009Fritz Breithaupt: Kulturen der Empathie. suhrkamp, 2009
2008Fritz Breithaupt: Der Ich-Effekt des Geldes. Fischer Taschenbuch Verlag, 2008