Institute for Research in Children’s Literature, Goethe University, Frankfurt/Main (Germany)
Bernd DOLLE-WEINKAUFF is a senior researcher, director of the comics collection of the Institute for Children’s Literature Research at Goethe-University, Frankfurt. Ph.D.in German Literature, Goethe-University, Frankfurt 1983, specialist of illustrated books, picture books, broadsheet, comics and manga. Since 1999 he is a co-editor of the Yearbook of Children’s and youth literature research (published in German language). Since 2006 cooperation with Jean-Marie Bouissou (France) and Marco Pellitteri (Italy) under the umbrella of the ‘European Manga Research Network’. Since 1984 he has published around 50 papers dealing with comics. His principal work is the book Comics. History of a popular genre in West Germany since 1945 published (in German) in 1990.
Participation in MUTUAL IMAGES RESEARCH ASSOCIATION events
MUTUAL IMAGES 3rd International Workshop (2015):
“Images of Japan among readers and non-readers of manga in Germany”