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Academic interests

- Northern European literatures and cultures

- ecocriticism

- environmental humanities

- Old Norse literature and culture

 

Current Project

Scandinavian Narratives of the Anthropocene

 

Background

- PhD in Scandinavian studies (University of Bonn, Germany, 2014)

- M.A. in Scandinavian studies and history (University of Bonn, Germany, 2008)

 

Networks

Ecocritical Network for Scandinavian Studies (ENSCAN; co-founder and coordinator)

European Association for the Study of Literature, Culture and Environment (EASLCE; advisory board member)

 

 

Publications

  • Hennig, Reinhard (2017). Climate Change Denial in Literary Fiction: Gert Nygårdshaug’s ‘Eco-Thriller’ Chimera. REAL: Yearbook of research in English and American literature.  ISSN 0723-0338.  33, s 191- 215 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Hennig, Reinhard (2015). Environmental Scarcity and Abundance in Medieval Icelandic Literature. RCC Perspectives.  ISSN 2190-5088.  (2), s 37- 43
  • Hennig, Reinhard (2014). Postcolonial Ecology: an Ecocritical Reading of Andri Snær Magnason’s Dreamland. A Self-Help Manual for a Frightened Nation, In Lill-Ann Körber & Ebbe Volquardsen (ed.),  The Postcolonial North Atlantic. Iceland, Greenland and the Faroe Islands.  Freie Universität Berlin.  ISBN 978-3-932406-35-5.  kapittel 6.  s 105 - 126
  • Hennig, Reinhard (2013). 'It Is Immoral to Be a Pessimist.' Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation in Norwegian Literary Fiction. Tvergastein.  ISSN 1893-5605.  3, s 44- 50
  • Hennig, Reinhard (2012). Traumland unter Wasser: Umweltschutz auf Isländisch. Norrøna : Zeitschrift für Kultur, Geschichte und Politik der Skandinavischen Länder.  ISSN 0932-2787.  45, s 50- 61
  • Hennig, Reinhard (2011). A Saga for Dinner: Landscape and Nationality in Icelandic Literature. Ecozona.  ISSN 2171-9594.  2, s 61- 72
  • Hennig, Reinhard (2014). Umwelt-engagierte Literatur aus Island und Norwegen. Ein interdisziplinärer Beitrag zu den Environmental Humanities. Peter Lang Publishing Group.  ISBN 978-3-631-65565-8.  399 s.
  • Hennig, Reinhard & Simek, Rudolf (2011). Sagas aus Island: Von Wikingern, Berserkern und Trollen. Reclam Verlag.  ISBN 978-3150107997.  595 s.
  • Furuseth, Sissel & Hennig, Reinhard (2017). Ecocriticism and Environmental Education.
  • Hennig, Reinhard (2017). Markens grøde i antropocen.
Published May 24, 2017 10:54 AM - Last modified June 5, 2017 5:16 PM