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Graduate Student


Sascha Hosters joined the department in Fall 2010 as an Excellence Fellow.



2010 Excellence Fellow in the PhD Program of German Literature at the University of Rutgers – The Department of Germanic, Russian, and East European Languages and Literatures

2010 Bachelor of Arts, Media Studies and Political Science. University of Regensburg, Germany.


2010 Excellence Fellowship of the Graduate School, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

2012 Max Kade Fellowship

2015 Mellon Summer Grant

Academic Interests:

Media and Cinema Studies
Media Theory
Simulation and Virtual Reality


"Simulation un Raumwahrnehmung in Grand Theft Auto V," In: Silke Roesler-Keilholz/Sascha Keilholz (Hg.): Virtuelle Topographien: Los Angeles multimedial. Konstanz 2014. (in German)

Conference Papers

Virtual Identities and Posthumanism in Rainer Werner Fassbinder's World on a Wire (Welt am Draht). Born Digital: Reformatting Humanities in the 21st Century. University of Miami MLL Graduate Conference 2015.

Medial Interdependencies in Billy Wilder's Sunset Boulevard. German Graduate Student Conference. Rutgers University. April 2014.

Teaching Experience:

Teaching Assistant (Rutgers University)
-Expository Writing 101 (Fall 2015)

-Elementary German 101 (Fall 2011, Spring 2013)
-Elementary German 102 (Spring 2012, Fall 2012)
-Elementary German Laboratory 103 (Fall 2013)
-Intermediate German 131 (Fall 2013)
-Intermediate German 132 (Spring 2014)

Teaching Assistant (University of Regensburg)
Introduction to Film-Analysis: Documentary Film

Personal Interests:

Cinema; Photography & Video; Music; Tennis

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