Emer O’Sullivan

Professor of English literature at Leuphana University in Lüneburg, Germany

Emer O’Sullivan

Professor of English literature at Leuphana University in Lüneburg, Germany

Biography

Emer O’Sullivan is Professor of English Literature at Leuphana University in Lüneburg, Germany. She has published widely in both German and English on comparative literature, image studies, children’s literature and translation. Kinderliterarische Komparatistik (Universitätsverlag C. Winter 2000) won the biennial IRSCL Award for outstanding research in 2001, and Comparative Children’s Literature (Routledge 2005) won the Children’s Literature Association 2007 Book Award. Historical Dictionary of Children’s Literature (Scarecrow Press) came out in 2010, and a book on children’s literature in foreign language teaching, Kinder- und Jugendliteratur im Fremdsprachenunterricht (co-authored with Dietmar Rösler), in 2013.

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