DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.17192/meta.2017.8.6185

Tobias Akira Schickhaus, University of Bayreuth, research assistant for intercultural German studies / German as a foreign language and member of the Association for Intercultural German Studies. Born on October 5, 1983, in Munich; M.A. in theatre studies, Japanese studies and German as a foreign language at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich (LMU); research assistant for intercultural German studies / German as a foreign language at the University of Bayreuth since 2015; received doctorate 2016; main areas of research and teaching lie within the general and intercultural history of German literature and theatre since the 18th century, as well as the history of the sociology of knowledge. Primary periods of focus are the Enlightenment, the 18th century, as well as post-war literature and its didactic approach. I have a special interest in applied translation theory in a German-Japanese context.

email: Tobias.Schickhaus@uni-bayreuth.de