research and teaching

Christine Lehnen © Thomas Lehnen


After obtaining two Master’s degrees, one in Political Sciences and one in English Literatures and Cultures, from the University of Bonn with a stop at the Nouvelle Sorbonne in Paris (Paris III), Christine Lehnen is currently pursuing a PhD in Creative Writing at the Department of English and American Studies and Creative Writing at the University of Manchester. Supervised by Jerome de Groot and Ian McGuire, she researches contemporary historical novels, investigating them for innovative and emancipating methods of remembering the past and making memories.

She is a member of the Memory Studies Association.