Dr.

Stephan Kurz

stephan.kurz(at)oeaw.ac.at
+43 51581-7321
 

Stephan Kurz is a research associate in the Cultural Heritage Research Unit where he manages technical and scientific aspects of the Institute’s digital humanities projects.

Brief Biography


Stephan Kurz studied German, journalism and communication sciences in Vienna and Konstanz. He managed a retro-digitisation project (EoD) for the Vienna University Library and was subsequently a pre-doc assistant at the Institute of German Studies at the University of Vienna. In 2014, he received his PhD in modern German literature with a dissertation on the genre and media history of the epistolary novel between 1750 and 1810. From 2014 to the beginning of 2018, Stephan Kurz was employed as Austrian studies lecturer at the University of Zagreb. He has self-taught computer skills, experience in book retail and production (proofreading, typesetting, editing), has collaborated on several digital editions and is continually improving his XML skills.

Research Interests


Topics: digital humanities, scholarly editing, book history

Selected Publications


  • Der Teppich der Schrift. Typografie bei Stefan George. Frankfurt am Main und Basel: Stroemfeld 2007.
  • Gebundene Korrespondenzen. Gattungs- und Mediengeschichte von Briefromanen des 18. Jahrhunderts. Wien: Univ. Diss. 2014
  • »Germanistik als Textverarbeitung. Präliminarien zu einer Literaturwissenschaft unter den Vorzeichen digitaler Medien- und Textverwendung«. In: Konstellationen – Versuchsanordnungen des Schreibens. Hrsg. von Michael Rohrwasser, Annegret Pelz und Helmut Lethen. Wien und Göttingen: V & R unipress 2013, S. 103-114
  • (mit Michael Rohrwasser und Daniel Schopper): „A. ist manchmal wie ein kleines Kind“. Clara Katharina Pollaczek und Arthur Schnitzler gehen ins Kino. manu scripta 2. Wien: Böhlau 2012.
  • (mit Michael Rohrwasser und Daniela Strigl): Der Dichter und sein Germanist. In Memoriam Wendelin Schmidt-Dengler. Zur Neueren Literatur Österreichs 26. Wien: New Academic Press 2012.

Further Publications

Books

Books

Editions and Collections

Editions and Collections

Articles

Articles

Other Publications

Other Publications