Christoph Bode was Chair of Modern English Literature at LMU Munich until March 2018 and Visiting Professor at the University
of California, Los Angeles in 1997 and at UC Berkeley in 2012. He has published 28 books and some 80 scholarly articles, most
of them in romanticism, twentieth-century literature, travel writing, poetics, and critical theory.
Michael O’Sullivan is an associate professor at the Department of English in the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He has
taught literature and language for universities in Ireland, the UK, the US, Japan, and Hong Kong. He has published 12 books.
Lukas Schepp is a PhD candidate at LMU Munich. He specializes in film and media studies, interdisciplinary studies, and
philosophical approaches to literature and film. He has both published scholarly articles and written screenplays for German
Eli Park Sorensen is an assistant professor at the Department of English in The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He specializes
in comparative literature, postcolonial thought, literary theory, and cultural studies.