Patricia Tomaszek is a PhD stipendiat at the University of Bergen, Bergen. She completed her M.A. in Literature, Culture and Media at the University of Siegen, Germany (2007), participated in a study abroad at Brown University (2007), and has assisted the Electronic Literature Organization in a project archiving electronic literature since 2007. From 2006 to 2010 Patricia worked as an academic assistant in the research group "Literature in Nets. Net Literature" at the Cultural Studies Center "Media Upheavals" at the University of Siegen.