Bryan Norton

Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of German Studies, Stanford University

Bryan Norton received his PhD in comparative literature and literary theory at the University of Pennsylvania in 2022. He is a member of the German Research Foundation project Current Perspectives on Romanticism at Goethe University Frankfurt and is an alumnus of the Fulbright Foundation and German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) programs. His work examines the role played by technical media in the relationship between politics, aesthetics, and the life sciences. He has published articles in Theory, Culture and Society, the Goethe Lexicon of Philosophical Concepts, The Goethe Yearbook, and the Los Angeles Review of Books.

SHC Project

Fragments of the Concrete: Ecology and Technical Media in German Romanticism