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English Department

American Domesticities: Guest Lectures

Students, members of staff, and the general public are cordially invited to three guest lectures that take place in the context of a PhD workshop on American Domesticities.

Friday, November 24, 2017 - 4.15-6.30 p.m. (PLH-102)

  • Prof. Dr. Heike Paul: "Regimes of Domesticity at Home and Abroad: Gender Politics and Reeducation after World War II in the US and Germany"
  • Prof. Dr. Katja Kanzler: "The Poetics and Politics of Shame in ‘Home-Improvement’ Narratives"

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 10 a.m. (PLH-102)

  • Dr. Katharina Gerund: "Happy Home Front Heroines? Army Wives in Post-9/11 American Culture"

Program PhD Workshop American Domesticities (PDF, 686 KB)