Key Research Areas

Literature & Linguistics

Current Projects:

  • Redling, Erik. A History of Dialect Writing and the Making of American English (book project).

Guest Lectures:

  • Redling, Erik. “Spoken Art and Dialect Writing: Amy Lowell’s Polyphonic Prose and Flexible Rhythms” (Lecture, “Beyond Metrical Prosody”-Conference, May 18, 2018, Berlin). Conference Website


  • Redling, Erik. Translating Jazz into Poetry: From Mimesis to Metaphor. Berlin: De Gruyter, 2017. Publisher’s Version