Fischer ChristianeChristiane Fischer

Graduate Student

15 Seminary Place, Room 4100
College Avenue Campus
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08902

Fall 2018 Office Hours: Wednesdays, 3pm - 4pm


Christiane Fischer joined the department in Fall 2016 as a Craig Fellow.



Christiane graduated from University of Vienna in spring 2016 with a B.A. in Comparative Literature. During her studies she also focused on Art History and Aesthetic Theory. Her first honours thesis explored the concept of metafiction in Laurence Sterne’s novel Tristram Shandy and its constructing function for the narrative. The second thesis outlined several contributions of Dante Alighieri’s literary reception in early 20 th century Germany.