Heilmann Article Published

Lena Heilmann’s (Modern Languages) article “Literature and the Fear of a Suicide Epidemic after Fanny von Ickstatt’s Fatal Fall in 1785” was published in the Spring 2016 issue of Monatshefte. This article traces competing discourses pertaining to Ickstatt’s suicide in order to offer a broader understanding of the multi-faceted conversations regarding suicide and gender roles in eighteenth-century Germany.