Till Dembeck is Associate Professor of German Literature and Diactics of Media at the University of Luxembourg. His monograph Texte rahmen: Grenzregionen literarischer Werke im 18. Jahrhundert (Gottsched, Wieland, Mortiz, Jean Paul) (Framing Texts: Border Regions of Literary Works in the 18th Century [Gottsched, Wieland, Mortiz, Jean Paul]) was published by Gruyter in 2007, and he is currently working on a monograph with the working title Der Ton der Kultur: Lyrik und Sprachforschung im 19. Jahrhundert (The Sound of Culture: Lyric and Linguistic Research in the 19th Century). He has published numerous articles in journals and anthologies on literary multilingualism and recently edited, together with Rolf Parr, a scholarly compendium on this topic: Literatur und Mehrsprachigkeit: Ein Handbuch, published by Narr in 2017.