After graduating with a BA in Modern and Medieval Languages (German and Russian) at New Hall, Cambridge, I completed an MA in Modern German Literature and Theory at UCL and a PhD at Warwick University. I previously taught German Studies at Warwick University and Oxford Brookes University.
Personal Tutor - *Consultation hour for students Wednesdays 10-11*
Year Abroad Officer - German outgoing students
Assistant Chair of Board of Examiners
UCU rep for SML
BA (Hons)in German and Russian (Cambridge), 1994.
MA in Modern German Literature (London), 1995.
Postgrad. Cert. in Teaching in Higher Education (Warwick), 1999.
PhD German Studies (Warwick), 2002.
2003-2004: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in German, Oxford Brookes University.
2001-2003: Temporary Lecturer in German, University of Warwick.
1997-2001: Graduate Teaching Assistant,University of Warwick.
Women in German Studies
Literature and philosophy; contemporary German literature; cultural and critical theory and European philosophers, especially Adorno, Benjamin, contemporary French philosophy, Sigrid Weigel, Adriana Cavarero; women's writing.
Changing modes of literary engagements with the language of National Socialism; common motifs in Lyotard and Adorno's philosophies of difference.
Member of the Literary Studies group, SML; RGFM, Faculty of Humanities.
Currently supervising on representations of women in Holocaust literature.
Contemporary German literature and theory.
GER4007 Misfits and Miscreants in Contemporary German/Austrian Fiction.
GER4008 Cabaret, Catastrophe, Capital: A Cultural History of 20th Century Berlin.
GER2036 Die Bundesrepublik bis 1990
SML1021 Introduction to European and Latin American Cinema