We are currently working on a number of publications related to our project. This page gives an overview of forthcoming articles and our work in progress.


Grill, Mario. 2020. „Gradual Losses.“ Focus on Latinx Literature, edited by Frederick Luis Aldama. American Book Review 41 (2): 9-10.


Journal Articles:

Małecki, Wojciech, Alexa Weik von Mossner, and Małgorzata Dobrowolska. “Stories versus Speciesism: Strategic Empathy and Intersectionalism in Alice Walker’s ‘Am I Blue?’” Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment. Forthcoming.



Grill, Mario. Transgressing Borders: Chicanx Literatures, Emotion, and Cognitive Ethnic Narratology (WT). Book project. In development.

Mikić, Marijana.  Black Storyworlds:  Race, Space, and Emotion in Contemporary African American Literature (WT). Book project. In development.

Edited Volume:

Weik von Mossner, Alexa, Mario Grill, and Marijana Mikić (eds.). Narrative Encounters with Ethnic American Literatures. In development.

Journal Articles:

Grill, Mario. „Overcoming Dark Emotions: The Chicana Experience in Reyna Grande’s The Distance Between Us and Cherríe Moraga’s Native Country of the Heart.“  Article in preparation for submission to a special issue of Prose Studies on „Putting the Prose Nonfiction Back into Latinx Studies,“ guest-edited by Frederick Luis Aldama,  Katlin Sweeney, Carlos Kelly, and Danielle Orozco.

Mikić, Marijana. „On the Universal Politics of Emotion: Experiencing Race in Jessie Fauset’s Plum Bun.“ Article in preparation for submission.

Mikić, Marijana. „(In)Visibility of Race in George Schuyler’s Black No More: Science Fiction, Satire, and Emotion.“ Article in preparation for submission.

Weik von Mossner, Alexa. „The Darker Side of Cli-fi: Unsettling Emotions in Omar El Akkad’s American War. Article in preparation for submission.