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Dr. Kirsten Sandrock

Stand-In Professor

Neuere und neueste britische Literaturwissenschaft im globalen und postkolonialen Rahmen
Geisteswissenschaftliches Zentrum
Beethovenstraße 15, Room 5307
04107 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-37312

Abstract

Kirsten Sandrock holds a temporary professorship for contemporary British literature in global and postcolonial frameworks in the winter semester 2020/21. Before coming to Leipzig, she taught at the universities of Goettingen, Vienna, and Marburg. Her main research interests are in contemporary British literature, including postcolonial and transnational studies, and in early modern literature and culture. She further conducts research in the fields of contemporary Anglphone literatures, gender studies, Scottish literature and Canadian studies.


Main Research Areas:

-       Colonial and postcolonial studies

-       Early modern literature and culture

-       Anglophone literatures 20th / 21st centuries

-       Scotland studies

-       Border studies

-       Gender studies

-       Utopian literature


Contact: kirsten.sandrock@uni-leipzig.de


Office hour: Monday, 13-14h (online; please contact me via email beforehand)

-       Colonial and postcolonial studies

-       Early modern literature and culture

-       Anglophone literature 20th / 21st centuries

-       Scotland studies

-       Border studies

-       Gender studies

-       Utopian literature

WS 2020/21:

 

Windrush Literature

Postcolonial Revisions: The Empire Writes Back

Margaret Atwood

Introduction to Literary Analysis