Mladen Gladić, M.A.

Ehemalige Koordination (Vertretung) der Forschungsgruppe


Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Fakultät Medien



Mladen Gladić received an MA in German Literature, Philosophy, and Political Science from the University of Cologne. After research positions at the Sonderforschungsbereich Medien und kulturelle Kommunikation, Cologne and the NCCR Iconic Criticism: The Power and Meaning of Images (eikones), Basel, he joined the graduate program of the German Department in Spring 2008. In 2010 Mladen was a guest researcher at Bauhaus Universität, Weimar (Internationales Kolleg für Kulturtechnikforschung und Medienphilosophie, IKKM). He has coordinated the Princeton-Weimar Summer School for Media Studies since 2011. Mladen has published articles on Adorno, Jean-Luc Nancy, Kant, and Benjamin, and is currently writing a dissertation on the media genre of war reporting, from William Howard Russel to Peter Handke, and from Johann Wolfgang Goethe to warblogging, advised by Professor Nikolaus Wegmann. Since 2010 he has been an occasional contributor to the feuilleton of German daily newspaper Die Welt. Together with Christoph Engemann (Weimar), he is currently editing an English language reader on German Media Studies.