Katharina Rilling

First name: 
Katharina
Last name: 
Rilling
Position: 
Junior Researcher

 

Katharina studied Classics and Political Science in Freiburg, Bologna and Southampton. She graduated in 2017. Throughout her studies, she held a scholarship of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes).

In 2017, Katharina joined the LBI as a Junior Researcher. She is based at the Classics Department of the Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, one of the LBI’s partners. Currently, Katharina is working on her PhD Project, an edition of Adam Contzen’s Methodus Doctrinae Civilis (1628). Benefitting from her studies in both fields, literary studies as well as social sciences, Katharina is interested in the history of political ideas and the interplay between literature and politics.

 

Conference papers

Historiae usus – Poetologisches in Adam Contzens Roman Methodus Doctrinae Civilis (1628). Metageitnia XXXIX, Straßbourg, 12–13 January 2018. 

Fiktion und Didaxe – Strategien politisch-moralischer Unterweisung in Adam Contzens Roman Methodus Doctrinae Civilis (1628). Forschungskolloquium der Universitäten Basel, Bern, Freiburg und Zürich, Zurich, 13 April 2018.