Current Projects

Ongoing PhD projects

  • Joshua Schäuble: Towards Computer Assisted Genetic Criticism (2017-2021)

  • Flavie Épie: (Re)translating James Joyce’s Ulysses: a Comparative Study of the two French Translations and their Geneses (2017-2022)

  • Lamyk Bekius: 'Behind the Screen:' the Role of Keystroke Logging in Genetic Criticism Applied to Born-Digital Works of Literature (2018-2022)

  • Floor Buschenhenke Inspiration is for Amateurs: A Process Approach to (Born-)Digital Fiction Writing (2018-2023)

  • Emily Bell: Reassessing Intertextuality: the Case of James Joyce's Library (2019-2023)

  • Josip Batnić: James Joyce's Unpublished Letters: A Digital Edition and Text-Genetic Study (2020-2024)

  • Vincent Neyt: How Stephen King Wrote It (2019--)

Other projects

Completed PhD Projects

Other Completed Projects

  • The Making of Samuel Beckett’s Radio Plays: Interpretative Implications of Reading and Writing Traces. 1/12/2008 - 31/12/2014

  • Samuel Beckett’s Student Library and the Modern Novel. 1/1/2013 - 31/12/2014 (FWO)

  • Product and Process: Making and Unmaking Films with Beckett and Burroughs. 1/10/2013 - 30/11/2014

  • Beckett's library: reading traces and their interpretative implications. 01/01/2010 - 31/12/2013 (FWO)

  • From 'black as ebony' to 'black as ink': The Dutch and Flemish variants of 'Snow White' in the literary-historical reception of Grimm's fairy tales. 01/07/2008 - 31/12/2012 (BOF)

  • Publication 'The Making of Samuel Beckett's Stirring Still / Soubresauts and Comment dire / what is the word, volume 1 van The Beckett Digital Manuscript Project.' 07/02/2011 - 31/12/2011 (BOF)

  • Participation at the 'Beckett Digital Manuscript Project (FWO Vis.Postdoc.Fel., Anthony Cordingley, Australia, Univ.Rouen-France). 01/10/2009 - 30/09/2011 (FWO)

  • The Genesis of Samuel Beckett's novel Comment c'est / How It Is. 01/10/2009 - 30/09/2010 (BOF)

  • Flemish cultural specificity in translation: empirical case-study. 19/01/2008 - 30/04/2009 (VL. INST.)

  • Decomposition: a genetic approach to literary multilingualism. 01/01/2007 - 31/12/2010 (FWO)

  • Losing his religion: James Joyce and Religious Faith. 01/03/2006 - 31/12/2007 (BOF)

  • New perspectives on fairy tales. Research project on the intertextual dialogue between fairytale criticism and German, English and Dutch fairy-tale retellings in the period from 1970 to 2000. 01/10/2005 - 30/09/2007 (FWO,BOF)

  • Samuel Beckett's late bilingual works: manuscript genetics and electronic-critical edition. 01/05/2005 - 30/04/2009 (BOF)

  • James Joyce's reception in Eastern Europe: Comparative Approach (in relation to his reception in the West). 15/10/2004 - 14/09/2004 (BOF)

  • James Joyce: the genesis of Ulysses and Finnegans Wake. 01/10/2003 - 15/03/2004 (VL.INST.)

  • Development of a Working Demo of the 'Proteus' Episode (Digital Ulysses). 01/04/2003 - 31/12/2003 (INT. INST.)

  • James Joyce's Work in Progress: Annotated Timeline. 01/01/2003 - 31/12/2006 (BOF)

  • Mediterranean Joyce. 01/10/2002 - 31/12/2004 (BOF)

  • Theoretical implications of electronic scholarly editing. 01/01/2002 - 31/12/2005 (FWO)

  • Samuel Beckett's Stirrings Still / Soubresauts: a bilingual genetic edition. 01/09/2001 - 31/08/2003 (BOF)

  • The influence of James Joyce on European literatures. 01/10/2000 - 30/09.2002 (BOF)

  • The narrative gaze of a poete maudit. 01/10/1999 - 30/09/2001 (FWO)

  • James Joyce & Co: Collaborative Authorship in Finnegans Wake. 01/10/1999 - 30/09/2000 (FWO)

  • Emancipation and imperialism: a study in literary theory. 28/02/1999 - 30/11/1999 (BOF)

  • Hypertext and the encyclopedic novel. 01/01/1998 - 31/12/1999 (BOF)

  • Electronic edition of James Joyce's 'red-backed notebook'. 01/01.1998 - 31/12/1998 (FED. INST.)

  • Transcription and edition of James Joyce's Finnegans Wake notebooks. 01/11/1997 - 30/10/1999 (BOF)

  • The narrative gaze of a poete maudit. 01/10/1997 - 30/09/1999 (FWO)

  • Books on genetic theory. 01/01/1997 - 31/12/1997 (BOF)

  • Garland archive of the early works of James Joyce. 01/01/1997 - 31/12/1997 (BOF)

  • Socio-cultural interface between the Antwerp Jewish community and the Province of Antwerp after 1945. 01/01/1997 - 31/12/1997 (PROV/STAD)

  • The  modernist text: a genetic approach. 01/01/1996 - 31/12/1997 (FWO)

  • Gender and genre in the second half of the nineteenth century. An analysis of the way genre is gendered in the literary field. 01/07/1995 - 30/06/1997 (BOF)

  • The Frontiers of Modernism. 01/01/1995 - 31/12/1998 (BOF)

  • Critical edition of Joyce's Finnegans Wake workbooks. 01/01/1993 - 31/12/1994 (FWO)

  • A critical edition of Finnegans Wake Notebooks VI.B.25, VI.B.9 and VI.B.7: establishment of the text, full transcription. 01/01/1993 - 31/12/1993 (BOF)