Univ.-Prof. Dr. Monika Pietrzak-Franger

Consultation hours: Please be aware that you can reach me via my office phone during my office hours (please register online as usual). If the line is busy, please call a couple of minutes later.
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Summer term 2020
124267 AR Cultural/Media Studies 1/2 (AR) - Dangerous Bodies and Healing Spaces: Cultural Theories in Practice
124642 VO BEd 04.2: Cultural Theories and Popular Culture - Media and Materialities
128110 VO Cultural Studies - MA M01 - Medical Humanities: Cultures, Sciences, Media
Winter term 2019
123043 PS Literary Studies / Proseminar Literature - The Multimodal Novel
Pietrzak-Franger, M. (Accepted/In press). Adaption und/als Kulturwissenschaft. In R. Emig, & L. Krämer (Eds.), Grundthemen der Literaturwissenschaft: Adaption De Gruyter. Grundthemen der Literaturwissenschaft
Accepted/In press

Griesser, D. (Author), & Pietrzak-Franger, M. (Interviewee). (2020). Die Ikonografie einer Krankheit. Web publication, Standard Verlagsgesellschaft mbH. Retrieved from https://www.pressreader.com/austria/der-standard/20200610/281956020018997

Pietrzak-Franger, M. (Interviewee), & Ronzheimer, H. (Author). (2020). Was Bilder über das Coronavirus noch erzählen. Web publication, ORF ON Science. Retrieved from https://science.orf.at/stories/3200715/




Pietrzak-Franger, M., & Middeke, M. (Eds.) (2020). Handbook of the English Novel, 1830-1900. De Gruyter. Handbooks of English and American Studies: Text and Theory, Vol.. 9

Pietrzak-Franger, M., & Middeke, M. (2020). Metamorphoses in English Culture and the Novel, 1830-1900: An Introduction. In M. Pietrzak-Franger, & M. Middeke (Eds.), Handbook of the English Novel, 1830-1900 (pp. 1-20). De Gruyter. Handbooks of English and American Studies: Text and Theory, Vol.. 9

Pietrzak-Franger, M. (2020). Sarah Grand: The Heavenly Twins. In M. Pietrzak-Franger, & M. Middeke (Eds.), Handbook of the English Novel, 1830-1900 (pp. 479-495). De Gruyter. Handbooks of English and American Studies: Text and Theory, Vol.. 9

Pietrzak-Franger, M. (2020). Victorian Gender Relations and the Novel. In M. Pietrzak-Franger, & M. Middeke (Eds.), Handbook of the English Novel, 1830-1900 (pp. 121-147). De Gruyter. Handbooks of English and American Studies: Text and Theory, Vol.. 9

Pietrzak-Franger, M. (2019). Black Holes, Zombie Capitalism, and Communities of Care: Luther (2010-) as a 21st-Century Psychomachia. In C. Lusin, & R. Haekel (Eds.), Community, Seriality, and the State of the Nation: British and Irish Television Series in the 21st Century (pp. 261-280). Narr Verlag.

Pietrzak-Franger, M. (2018). Medical Mappings of Syphilis in the Late Nineteenth Century. In K. M. Nixon, & L. Servitje (Eds.), Syphilis and Subjectivity: From the Victorians to the Present (pp. 15-37). Palgrave Macmillan.

Pietrzak-Franger, M., Voigts, E., & Pleßke, N. (Eds.) (2018). Transforming Cities: Discourses of Urban Change in the 19th and 21th Centuries. Universitätsverlag Winter. anglistik & englischunterricht, Vol.. 85

Pietrzak-Franger, M., Voigts, E., & Pleßke, N. (2018). Transforming Cities: Discourses of Urban Change From Victorian London to Global Megacities: An Introduction. In M. Pietrzak-Franger, E. Voigts, & N. Pleßke (Eds.), Transforming Cities: Discourses of Urban Change in the 19th and 21st Centuries (pp. 2-26). Universitätsverlag Winter. anglistik & englischunterricht, Vol.. 85

Pietrzak-Franger, M., & Voigts, E. (2017). Good Vibrations: Hysteria, Female Orgasm, and Medical Humour in Neo-Victorianism. In M-L. Kohlke, & C. Gutleben (Eds.), Neo-Victorian Humour: Comic Subversions and Unlaughter in Contemporary Historical Re-Visions (pp. 192-212). Brill Rudopi. Neo-Victorian Series / Neo-Victorian Series Online, Vol.. 5 https://doi.org/10.1163/9789004336612_009

Pietrzak-Franger, M. (2017). Darwin und die Fotografie: Einflüsse auf die visuelle Kultur. In A. Schwarz (Ed.), Streitfall Evolution: Eine Kulturgeschichte (pp. 76-87). Böhlau Verlag.

Pietrzak-Franger, M. (2017). Jane Eyre's Transmedia Lives. In A. K. Regis, & D. Wynne (Eds.), Charlotte Brontë: Legacies and Afterlives (pp. 241-257). Manchester University Press. Interventions: Rethinking the Nineteenth Century

Pietrzak-Franger, M. (2017). Intermedialitäts- und Adaptionsprozesse in grafischer Literatur. In C. Benthien, & G. Klein (Eds.), Übersetzung und Rahmen: Praktiken medialer Transformationen (pp. 89-102). Wilhelm Fink.

Pietrzak-Franger, M., & Krämer, L. (2017). Mash-Ups: 'Glitch Aesthetics' and Transmedia Practice. In U. Berns, & J. Mathieson (Eds.), Anglistentag Hamburg 2016: Proceedings (pp. 13-18). Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier. Proceedings of the Conference of the German Association for the Study of English, Vol.. 38

Pietrzak-Franger, M., & Krämer, L. (Eds.) (2017). Section I: Mash-ups. In U. Berns, & J. Mathieson (Eds.), Anglistentag 2016 Hamburg: Proceedings (pp. 13-86). Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier. Proceedings of the Conference of the German Association for the Study of English, Vol.. 38

CV

from Oct. 2019Professor for English Cultural and Literary Studies, Faculty of Philology and Cultural Studies, University of Vienna
Sept. 2019Elected Trustee to the Board of the Association of Adaptation Studies
from 2019Member of the Editorial Board, Journal "Adaptation" (Oxford University Press), United Kingdom
from 2019Member of the Board of Referees, "Atlantis. Journal of the Spanish Association for Anglo-American Studies"
04/2011-09/2019Book Review Editor, Journal "Adaptation" (Oxford University Press), United Kingdom
10/2014-10/2019Substitute Professor for British Studies, University of Hamburg, Institute of English and American Studies
04/2018-03/2019Acting Director of the Institute of English and American Studies (IAA), University of Hamburg
03/2018Visiting Scholar, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
09-10/2017DAAD Visiting Scholar, Deutsches Haus, New York University, USA
08/2016Visiting Academic, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
11/2015BritCult Award (Deutsche Gesellschaft für das Studium britischer Kulturen) for habilitation treatise "Spectres of Syphilis: Medicine, Knowledge and the Spectacle of Victorian (In)Visibility"
04/2013-10/2014Research Associate, TU Braunschweig, Faculty of Humanities and Education, English Seminar
08/2011-07/2012Volkswagen Visiting Fellow, Washington University in St. Louis, USA, Department of Anthropology
07/2007-03/2013Habilitation at the University of Siegen, Faculty of Philosophy, English Seminar
04/2003-11/2006Doctoral thesis at the Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, "International Performance and Media Studies Programme", Landesgraduiertenförderung Rheinland-Pfalz
10/1997-06/2002Master studies at the Jagiellonian University in Cracow, Poland, and at the Université d'Avignon et des Pays de Vaucluse, Avignon, France

Medical Humanities: Knowledge, Power and Discrimination

Monika Pietrzak-Franger (Invited speaker)
6 Mar 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Medicine & Culture: Knowledge, Power and Discrimination

Monika Pietrzak-Franger (Speaker)
5 Mar 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Nineteenth-Century Transmedia Practices: An Introduction

Monika Pietrzak-Franger (Speaker), Christina Meyer (Speaker)
30 Jan 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Cultural Studies in/as Medical Humanities

Monika Pietrzak-Franger (Speaker)
24 Jan 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Travelling Objects: Commodity Culture and Victorian Geographies of Health

Monika Maria Pietrzak-Franger (Invited speaker)
5 Oct 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


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