Axel Fliethmann studied Literature, History and Philosophy at the University of Cologne (Germany) where he also received his PhD (Dr. phil.). Before joining the School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics at Monash in 2002, he was a post-doctoral fellow at the research centre for “Medien und Kulturelle Kommunikation” (Centre for media and cultural communication) at the University of Cologne.
Axel Fliethmann has published widely on literary theory and media philology. He is a co-editor of Limbus: Australian Yearbook of German Literary and Cultural Studies (Freiburg i.Br./Berlin/Vienna: Rombach).
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY
Institution: University of Cologne
Year awarded: 2001