Univ.-Prof. Dr. Monika Pietrzak-Franger

News: Resaerch Interests:
Medical Humanities, Adaptation and Transmediality Studies, Victorian and NeoVictorian Studies, Gender and Masculinity Studies, Biopics, Literature and Media

International Workshop: "Nineteenth-Century Transmedia Practices": https://anglistik.univie.ac.at/research/conferences/nineteenth-century-transmedia-practices/

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Consultation hours: https://www.termino.gv.at/meet/p/4b272bad8e10eecb37e2457eadc49d72-14754

Winter term 2019
123043 PS Literary Studies / Proseminar Literature - The Multimodal Novel
Pietrzak-Franger, M 2021, Adaption und/als Kulturwissenschaft. in R Emig & L Krämer (eds), Grundthemen der Literaturwissenschaft: Adaption. Grundthemen der Literaturwissenschaft, De Gruyter.

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

Pietrzak-Franger, M & Middeke, M 2020, Metamorphoses in Victorian Literature and Culture: An Introduction. in M Pietrzak-Franger & M Middeke (eds), Handbook of the English Novel, 1830-1900. Handbooks of English and American Studies: Text and Theory, vol. 9, De Gruyter.

Pietrzak-Franger, M 2020, Sarah Grand: The Heavenly Twins. in M Pietrzak-Franger & M Middeke (eds), Handbook of the English Novel, 1830-1900. Handbooks of English and American Studies: Text and Theory, vol. 9, De Gruyter.

Pietrzak-Franger, M 2020, Victorian Gender Relations and the Novel: Performativity - Masculinity - Feminisim. in M Pietrzak-Franger & M Middeke (eds), Handbook of the English Novel, 1830-1900. Handbooks of English and American Studies: Text and Theory, vol. 9, De Gruyter.

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. Narr Verlag, Tübingen, pp. 261-280.

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

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

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. anglistik & englischunterricht, vol. 85, Universitätsverlag Winter, Heidelberg, pp. 2-26.

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. Neo-Victorian Series / Neo-Victorian Series Online, vol. 5, Brill Rudopi, Boston, pp. 192-212. 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. Böhlau Verlag, Wien, pp. 76-87.

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

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

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

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

Pietrzak-Franger, M 2017, Syphilis in Victorian Literature and Culture: Medicine, Knowledge and the Spectacle of Victorian Invisibility. Palgrave Studies in Literature, Science and Medicine, Springer International Publishing – Palgrave Macmillan.


Pietrzak-Franger, M (ed.) 2014, Women, Beauty, and Fashion. History of Feminism, vol. I-VI, Routledge.

Pietrzak-Franger, M, Voigts, E & Schaff, B (eds) 2014, Reflecting on Darwin. Routledge.

Pietrzak-Franger, M & Stoddard Holmes, M (eds) 2014, Disease, Communication and the Ethics of (In)visibility. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, no. 4, vol. 11, Springer.

Pietrzak-Franger, M & Voigts - Virchow, E (eds) 2009, Adaptations: Performing across Media and Genres. Contemporary Drama in English, vol. 16, Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, Trier.


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

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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