Henning Wrage is Visiting Assistant Professor of German at Haverford College, Philadelphia. He received his PhD from the Humboldt University in Berlin for his dissertation Die Zeit der Kunst. Literatur, Film und Fernsehen in der DDR der 1960er Jahre (Winter, 2009), a comparative media history of East German culture. His published work also includes articles on postwar culture, television history, reading addiction, and children's literature. His current research aims at the interrelations between literature, film, television, and radio in postwar German cultural history as part of a larger project on the phantasms and the history of new media since the eighteenth century.