All Participants

Georg Braungart, Professor of German at the Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen (literature and geology)

Gabriele Dürbeck, Professor of German at Vechta University (semiologies of natural catastrophes)

Sabine Frost, Post-doctoral Scholar, Universität Erfurt / University of Washington

Katharina Gerstenberger, Professor of German and Chair, University of Utah (comparative analyses of natural and human-caused catastrophes)

Axel Goodbody, Professor of German Studies and European Culture at the University of Bath, UK (narrating space)

Richard T. Gray, Lockwood Professor of the Humanities at the University of Washington (literature after nature)

Gary Handwerk, Professor of English and Comparative Literature at the University of Washington (environmental writing)

Ursula Heise, Professor of English and the director of the Modern Thought and Literature Program at Stanford (nature and avantgardes)

Sean Ireton, Associate Professor of German at the University of Missouri (ecophilosophy)

Christoph Irmscher, Professor of English at Indiana University (early American nature writing)

Thomas Lekan, Associate Professor of History at the University of South Carolina (postcolonial natures)

Bernhard Malkmus, Assistant Professor of German at Ohio State University (ökologische Kulturkritik)

Christof Mauch, Professor of American Studies at the Ludwig-Maximilians- Universität Munich and director of the Rachel Carson Center for Environmental Studies (climate and global networks)

Amos Nascimento, Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Washington, Tacoma (global environmental justice)

Sabine Noellgen, Doctoral Candidate at the University of Washington (representation of the environment in contemporary literature and film)

Wolfgang Struck, Professor of German at the University of Erfurt

Heather Sullivan, Associate Professor of German, Trinity (material ecocriticism)

Sabine Wilke, Professor of German and Chair, University of Washington

Evi Zemanek, Assistant Professor of German and Media Studies at the University of Freiburg (ecocriticism and media)