Dr. Christian Krug

My current research focusses on popular culture and its historicity, with a focus on contemporary cultural studies. I am also interested in ‘icons’ of popular culture and their ideological functions, ranging from Shakespeare to James Bond (“The Cultures of James Bond” was published in 2011).
In the past, I have done work on popular theatre (especially of the 19th century) and the “Interactivity of Digital Texts” (at the University of Münster)