Dr. Tatiana Konrad, MA
Tatiana Konrad
T: +43-1-4277-42456

News: Principal Investigator (Projektleiterin): Stand-Alone Project “Air and Environmental Health in the (Post-)COVID-19 World,” Urgent Funding SARS-CoV-2, FWF Austrian Science Fund (since 02/2022)

Project Website: https://airproject.univie.ac.at/

Foto (c) Barbara Mair

Consultation hours: by appointment

Summer term 2024
124182 VK BEd 08b.3: VK Cultural Studies and Language Education - Climate Change in the Classroom
128110 VO Popular and Media Cultures VO / Cultural Studies - MA M01 - Materiality of Air: Representation, Crisis, Health (Lecture Series)
Winter term 2023
124080 VK BEd 08a.3: VK Literature and Language Education - Environmental Crisis in Literature
124182 VK BEd 08b.3: VK Cultural Studies and Language Education - Cultures of (Air) Pollution
Summer term 2023
124182 VK BEd 08b.3: VK Cultural Studies and Language Education - Black Popular Culture and Social Justice
124268 AR Cultural/Media Studies 1/2 (AR) - NBC’ Hannibal: The Aesthetics of Cult TV
Konrad, T. (2024). “Cold War Nostalgia, (Geo)Political Progress, and James Bond in GoldenEye (1995).”. In C. Hines, T. McSweeney, & S. Joy (Eds.), James Bond Will Return: Critical Perspectives on the 007 Film Franchise (pp. 202-211). Columbia University Press.

Konrad, T. (2023). “Air Pollution, COVID-19 Pandemic, and Climate Change: Environmental Racism and Polarization in the United States in the Era of Crisis.”. In W. Zacharasiewicz, C. Birkle, & M. Prisching (Eds.), Polarization in North America: European Perspectives (pp. 247-255). Austrian Academy of Sciences Press.

Konrad, T. (2023). “Colonization, Resource Extraction, and War in Blood Diamond.”. In D. G. D. Amaral, & A. C. Obute (Eds.), Mediascapes of Ruined Geographies in the Global South (pp. 149-166). Palgrave Macmillan.


Konrad, T. (2023). “Ecohorror, Terrorism, and Inadequate Representation of Global Warming in M. Night Shyamalan’s The Happening.’”. In R. L. Young (Ed.), Climate Change Education: Reimagining the Future with Alternative Forms of Storytelling (pp. 137-150). Lexington Books.


Konrad, T. (2023). “Introduction – The Petroproduct: On Plastics, Capitalism, and Oil.”. In T. Konrad (Ed.), Plastics, Environment, Culture, and the Politics of Waste (pp. 1-24). Edinburgh University Press.

Konrad, T., Mitchell, C., & Schaufler, S. (2023). “Introduction: Toward a Cultural Axiology of Air.”. In T. Konrad (Ed.), Imagining Air: Cultural Axiology and the Politics of Invisibility (pp. 1-34). University of Exeter Press.

Konrad, T. (2023). “James Bond, Environmental Injustice and ‘Slow Violence’ in the Craig Era.”. In L. Funnell, & C. Lindner (Eds.), Resisting James Bond: Power and Privilege in the Daniel Craig Era (pp. 11-27). Bloomsbury.


Konrad, T. (2023). “LGBTQ Graphic Novels for/about Teenagers: Adolescence and Queerness in Honor Girl & Adrian and the Tree of Secrets.”. In K. Karshner (Ed.), Voices from the Wreckage: Young Adult Voices in the #MeToo Movement (pp. 167-182). Vernon Press.

Konrad, T. (2023). “Medical Progress, Health, and the Chronic Disease of Racism in Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation.’”. In C. Riegel, & K. M. Robinson (Eds.), Health Humanities in Application (pp. 287-318). Palgrave Macmillan.

Konrad, T. (2023). “Of Sexism and Ableism: Wonder Woman’s (Ab)Use of Disability.”. In A. E. George (Ed.), Disability and the Superhero: Essays on Ableism and Representation in Comic Media (pp. 95-107). McFarland.


Konrad, T. (2023). “Pro-Animal Ideology and the Philosophy of Coexistence: An Ecocritical Perspective on Grimm.”. In D. Farr, & M. D. Holm (Eds.), Grimm Realities: Essays on Identity and Justice in the Television Series (pp. 155-168). McFarland.



Konrad, T. (2023). “The Hate U Give: Police Brutality, Political Fantasies, and Black Popular Culture.”. In L. M. Bonnette-Bailey , & J. I. Gayles (Eds.), Black Popular Culture and Social Justice: Beyond the Culture (pp. 48-64). Routledge.

Konrad, T. (2023). “The Sound of Environmental Crisis: Silence as/and Eco-Horror in A Quiet Place.”. In C. Travis, D. P. Dixon, L. Bergmann, R. Legg, & A. Crampsie (Eds.), Routledge Handbook of the Digital Environmental Humanities (pp. 268-276). Routledge.

Konrad, T. (2023). “Violence in the Age of Environmental Crisis: Climate Change Denialism, the War on Science, Eco-Anxiety, and Don’t Look Up.”. In B. C. Messina (Ed.), Environmental Injustice and Catastrophe: How Global Insecurities Threaten the Future of Humanity (pp. 75-90). De Gruyter.

Research Interests

Environmental Humanities; Health Humanities; American Studies; Anglophone Postcolonial Studies; War and Genocide Studies

Full List of Publications, Conference Presentations, and Invited Talks: https://univie.academia.edu/TatianaProrokovaKonrad

Project

Principal Investigator (Projektleiterin): Stand-Alone Project “Air and Environmental Health in the (Post-)COVID-19 World,” Urgent Funding SARS-CoV-2, FWF Austrian Science Fund (since 02/2022)

Project Website: https://airproject.univie.ac.at/

Visiting Fellowships

- Visiting Fellow, Department of History, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA (15/03/2022-09/04/2022)

- Visiting Researcher, Forest History Society, Durham, NC, USA (15/09/2019-25/09/2019)

- Visiting Fellow, American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, MA, USA (01/07/2018-31/07/2018)

- Visiting Scholar, Department of English and Center for the Study of War and Memory, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL, USA (01/09/2016-30/11/2016)

University Education

- Doctoral Degree (Dr. phil.) in American Studies, University of Marburg, Germany (10/2014-10/2017)
Dissertation Title: “Docu-Fictions of War: U.S. Interventionism in Film and Literature, 1990-.”

- European Joint Master’s Degree in English and American Studies, University of Bamberg, Germany (10/2012-09/2014)
MA Thesis Title: “The Cinema of Intervention: American Exceptionalism and Global War from The Thin Red Line to Zero Dark Thirty.”

- Exchange Semester, University of Graz, Austria, (09/2013-01/2014)

- Teaching Degree (English and German), Ryazan State University, Russia (09/2007-06/2012)

- Translation Degree (English and Russian), Ryazan State University, Russia (10/2009-06/2012)

Positions Held

- Development of a Postdoc Project in English and American Studies, University of Marburg, Germany (11/2017-08/2018). Financed through the Equal Opportunity Scholarship for Outstanding Female Junior Scholars (MArburg University Research Academy)
Title of the Project: “Climate Change, (Anti-)Globalization, and Eco-Culture from the Industrial Revolution to the Present.”

- Academic Assistant in English (Wissenschaftliche Hilfskraft), Modern Language Center, University of Marburg, Germany (05/2017-08/2018)

- Lecturer, Department of English / Secondary Education, University of Education Upper Austria, Linz Diocese, Austria (03/2021-06/2021); Department of English and American Studies (04/2015-03/2019) and Modern Language Center (10/2016-08/2018), University of Marburg, Germany; Department of American Studies, University of Tübingen, Germany (04/2017-03/2018); Department of Media Studies, University of Bochum, Germany (04/2016-09/2016)

- Mentor for International Doctoral Candidates and Postdocs, International Office, University of Marburg, Germany (07/2015-12/2015)

Teaching (outside the University of Vienna)

- Seminars: Anglophone Cultures for the Classroom (twice in SS 2021); Gender and Disability in Literature and Film (WS 2018/19); Slave Narratives: 1789-1987 ( SS 2018); Being Mother: Images from Literature (WS 2017/18); American Dark Romanticism: Poe, Hawthorne, Melville (WS 2017/18); American Wars in Film and Literature: 1990 to Present (SS 2017); Gay & Lesbian Graphic Novel Today (SS 2017); “Queen of Lesbian Pulp Fiction”: Novels of Ann Bannon (WS 2016/17); “It’s Mercy, Compassion, and Forgiveness I Lack. Not Rationality”: Deconstructing Female Masculinity in Film (SS 2016)

- Tutorials: New Media (SS 2016); New York (in) Fiction (WS 2015/16); Pop! Goes Culture (SS 2015)

- English Language Courses: Academic Communication, C1-C2 (SS 2018); Learning English with Film, Music, and Literature, B2-C1 (SS 2018); English for Administration Trainees, B1(WS 2017/18); Academic Communication, C1-C2 (SS 2017); Speak Out, B2-C1 (SS 2017); Speaking and Writing, B1-B2 (SS 2017); General English, B1-B2, Intensive Course (WS 2016/17); Communicating in English: Speak Out, B2-C1 (WS 2016/17)

- English Language Workshops: Grammar Workshop “Tense III – Future Tense,” B1-B2 (SS 2018); Grammar Workshop “Tense II – Past Tense,” B1-B2 (WS 2017/18); Grammar Workshop “Tense I – Present Tense,” B1-B2 (SS 2017)

Editorial Experience

- Book Series Editor at Michigan State University Press (since 07/2022)
Series: "Environment, Health, and Well-being"

- Academic Editor at Pod Academy, UK (03/2015-12/2017)
Channels: Arts and Culture, Humanities and Social Sciences

External Reviewer

10 international academic publishers and journals, including Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics, Ecozon@: European Journal of Literature, Culture and Environment, New Review of Film and Television Studies, and West Virginia University Press (Energy and Society Series)

Project Funding, Fellowships, Grants, and Awards

39 in total. Among them are Stand-Alone Project (FWF Austrian Science Fund); Equal Opportunity Scholarship for Outstanding Female Junior Scholars; Christoph Daniel Ebeling Fellowship; Young Scholar Excellence Award for the paper “‘Where Is the Mother’: Pregnancy, Birth, and Transgender Parenthood”; and several DAAD grants.

“‘You’re black, you’re poor, you’re ugly, you’re a woman. You’re nothin’ at all!’: (In)Visibility in Steven Spielberg’s The Color Purple.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

22 Feb 202423 Feb 2024

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Animal Ethics, Vegetarianism, and Co-Existence in the TV Series Grimm.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

13 Dec 2023

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Narratives of Waste: Culture, Behavior, and Sustainability

Savannah Schaufler (Speaker) & Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

23 Nov 202324 Nov 2023

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“The Legacy of American Slavery: Contesting Blackness and Re-envisioning Nationhood in Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

20 Oct 202322 Oct 2023

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“‘Every war is the same’: Sadism, Trauma, and Ruination in All Quiet on the Western Front (2022).”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

19 Oct 202321 Oct 2023

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Re-Constructing Monstrosity: Frankenstein in the TV Show Supernatural.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

12 Oct 202314 Oct 2023

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Materiality, Visibility, and Perception: Toward a Cultural Axiology of Air

Savannah Schaufler (Speaker), Chantelle Mitchell (Speaker) & Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

13 Jul 202315 Jul 2023

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Unnatural Bodies: Colonialism, Disability, and the Environment.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

21 Jun 202322 Jun 2023

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Aerial Environments in Film: The Virus, Pollution, and Breathing.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

8 Jun 20239 Jun 2023

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Cold War Nostalgia, (Geo)Political Progress, and James Bond in GoldenEye (1995).”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

21 Apr 202322 Apr 2023

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Health, Food, and Structural Racism.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

20 Apr 202321 Apr 2023

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“The Planet’s Health: Airborne Zoonosis and Environment in Film.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

5 Apr 20238 Apr 2023

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“The Literature of Intervention: U.S. Participation in the Second World War.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

9 Mar 202311 Mar 2023

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“The End of the World: Images from the Bible in Climate Change Fiction.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

23 Feb 202324 Feb 2023

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Food, Black Authenticity, and Structural Racism from the Times of Slavery to the Present.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

14 Feb 202317 Feb 2023

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Weathering the Smoke: British Industrial Fiction as Climate Change Fiction.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

9 Dec 2022

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Medical Progress, Health, and the Chronic Disease of Racism in Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

1 Dec 20222 Dec 2022

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“The Sound of Environmental Crisis: Silence as/and (Eco)Horror in A Quiet Place.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

10 Nov 202212 Nov 2022

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Pro-Animal Ideology and the Philosophy of Co-Existence: An Ecocritical Perspective on Grimm.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

20 Oct 202222 Oct 2022

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Debunking Rape Myths: Sexual Violence, Feminism, and #MeToo in Unbelievable.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

30 Jun 20221 Jul 2022

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“The ‘Slow Violence’ of Climate Change Denialism in Don’t Look Up.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

2 Jun 20224 Jun 2022

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Perpetrators, Victims, and ‘Implicated Subjects’ in Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

7 May 2022

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Religion, Climate Crisis, and the Ambiguity of Biblical Allusions in Cli-Fi.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

27 Apr 202230 Apr 2022

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“The Fat Body and Colonial Symbolism: Imperialism, Appetite, and Hunger in Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

22 Apr 202223 Apr 2022

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“LGBTQ Graphic Novels for/about Teenagers: Adolescent Homosexuality in Honor Girl & Adrian and the Tree of Secrets.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

13 Apr 202216 Apr 2022

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Violence in the Age of Environmental Crisis: Climate Change Denialism, the War on Science, Eco-Anxiety, and Don’t Look Up.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

24 Mar 202225 Mar 2022

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“The Global South, Ruined Environments, and ‘Slow Violence’ in James Bond Films.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

18 Feb 202219 Feb 2022

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Black Women’s Lives Matter: Revisiting The Bodyguard Thirty Years Later.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

16 Feb 202219 Feb 2022

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Segregation, Environmental Racism, and Polarization in the USA in the Era of Climate Change.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

18 Nov 202120 Nov 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“(Porno)Graphic Lesbian Love in Blue Is the Warmest Color and La vie d’Adѐle.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

10 Nov 202113 Nov 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“The Body at War: Reimagining the Irish Troubles through the Post-9/11 Aesthetics of Torture in Steve McQueen’s Hunger.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

14 Oct 202116 Oct 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Veganism, Ecoethics, and Climate Change in Margaret Atwood’s ‘MaddAddam’ Trilogy.’”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

14 Oct 202116 Oct 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Graphic Storytelling: Visualizing Health, Progress, and Race.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

6 Oct 20218 Oct 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Petroculture, Plastic, and Environmental Crisis.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

4 Oct 20216 Oct 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Climate Crisis and the Environmental Humanities.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

23 Sep 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Romance as a Panacea and a New Generation of Intellectual Zombies in Warm Bodies and iZombie.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

29 Jul 202131 Jul 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Mental Dualism, Sin, and Alcoholism in Edgar Allan Poe’s ‘The Black Cat’ (1843).”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

11 Jun 202112 Jun 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Of ‘Pagan Devil-Children’ and Monstrous Plants: Vegetal World, Human Enslavement, and Precarious Existence in ‘Children of the Corn.’”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

2 Jun 20215 Jun 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Female Power, Identity, and the Postcolonial African Novel.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

5 May 20217 May 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“The Dread of Aging: A Feminist Reading of The Countess.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

29 Apr 20211 May 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Toward Gender Equality in Postcolonial Africa: Women, Freedom, and Tomboyism in Tsitsi Dangarembga’s Nervous Conditions.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

8 Apr 202111 Apr 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Human Duality, Moral Transformation, and the Vietnam War in Apocalypse Now and Full Metal Jacket.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

20 Mar 202121 Mar 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Women’s Rights, Abortion, and Reproductive Politics in the Twenty-First-Century Horror Film.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

18 Mar 202120 Mar 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“The Legacy of American Slavery: Perpetrators and ‘Implicated Subjects’ in Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

12 Mar 202113 Mar 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Of Sexism and Ableism: Wonder Woman’s (Ab)Use of (Dis)Ability.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

22 Feb 202127 Feb 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Intergenerational Struggle and Racial Progress in The Help and The Butler.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

17 Feb 202120 Feb 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Black Men in White Sports: Film and Racial Politics in 1930s-40s’ America.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

15 Jan 2021

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Shaming the West: The Other Side of the Rwandan Genocide in Film.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

20 Nov 202021 Nov 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Unmasking the Bite: Pleasure, Sexuality, and Vulnerability in the Vampire Series.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

30 Oct 202031 Oct 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Toxicity, Fossil Fuels, and Climate Change in Pionér and Okkupert.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

28 Sep 20201 Oct 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“The Petroproduct: On Plastics, Capitalism, and Oil.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

28 Aug 202029 Aug 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“‘Every Act of Preservation Is an Act of Creation’: Paul Schrader’s Eco-Theology in First Reformed.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

27 Jul 202031 Jul 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Environmental Ethics, Mobility, and Carbonization as a Choice.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

21 Nov 201923 Nov 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Recovering from Addiction in Sobriety: Narrating Disability/Mental Illness through the Medium of Comic Art.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

14 Nov 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Laughing at the Body: The Imitation of Masculinity in Peplum Parody Films.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

26 Sep 201928 Sep 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Cinematic Reimagining of the Cold War in the 2010s.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

20 Jun 201921 Jun 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Child Soldiers in Transatlantic Graphic Narratives of War.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

13 Jun 201915 Jun 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“The Ecohorror of The Strain: Plant Vampires and Climate Change as a Holocaust.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

20 Apr 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Colonization, Resource Extraction, and War in Blood Diamond.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

21 Feb 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Mobility, Car Culture, and the Environment in John Steinbeck’s The Grapes of Wrath.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

16 Nov 201818 Nov 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Climate Change, the Environment, and the Industrial Revolution in the U.S.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

18 Jul 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“‘Enslavement of the Masses’: Literary Imaginings of Antebellum American South and English Industrial North, 1852-1861.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

9 Jul 201811 Jul 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“‘Where’s the Mother?’: Pregnancy, Birth, and Transgender Parenthood.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

30 May 20182 Jun 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Alcoholic, Mad, Disabled: Constructing Lesbian Identity in Ann Bannon’s ‘Beebo Brinker Chronicles.’”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

24 May 201827 May 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“The Haunting Power of War: Remembering the Rwandan Genocide in 99 Days.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

22 May 201823 May 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Pre-Apocalyptic Horror of Climate Change: Colonization and Oil Drilling in The Last Winter.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

10 May 201811 May 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“‘Facing the Sunshine’: The Role of Nature in A Room with a View.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

13 Apr 201814 Apr 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Ecohorror, Terrorism, and Inadequate Representation of Global Warming in The Happening.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

28 Mar 201831 Mar 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Beauty and the Beast.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

21 Dec 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


“Docu-Fictions of War: Documenting History Through Fiction.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

7 Dec 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“History and/in Fiction: U.S. Involvement in Afghanistan as a Humanitarian Project in Jesse Goolsby’s I’d Walk with My Friends If I Could Find Them.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

6 Jul 20179 Jul 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science



“Racism, Nazism, Sexism: Entering the University Campus of Higher Learning.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

8 Jun 20179 Jun 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“‘We Were Bred to Protect’: The Iraq War in Matt Gallagher’s Kaboom.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

12 Apr 201715 Apr 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“From Fiction to (Semi-)History: U.S. Contemporary Interventions in Film and Literature.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

20 Mar 201724 Mar 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Reconsidering the Status of Fictional Films and Literature on War.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

15 Nov 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“The Wild Wild … East: American Cowboys and Afghan Terrorists in Aaron Gwyn’s Wynne’s War.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

3 Nov 20165 Nov 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Film and the History of U.S. Intervention in the Balkan War.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

21 Oct 201622 Oct 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Detecting U.S. Humanitarian Intervention in David O. Russell’s Three Kings.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

13 Oct 201615 Oct 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Power, Government, and the Choice to Intervene: Reading Gabe Hudson’s Dear Mr. President.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

6 Oct 20169 Oct 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Sugar and Slavery in Andrea Stuart’s Sugar in the Blood: A Family’s Story of Slavery and Empire.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

22 Sep 201624 Sep 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“The Holocaust in Film: Witnessing the Extermination through the Eyes of Children.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

7 Sep 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“‘I Don’t Belong Here Anymore’: Homeland as an Uncomfortable Space for War Veterans in Irwin Winkler’s Home of the Brave.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

7 Jul 20169 Jul 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“The Afghanistan Wars in Film: from Communism to Terrorism. The Changing Menace towards the United States.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

14 Jun 201616 Jun 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“WWII in the Pacific: Cinematic Aesthetics and Ethics of American War.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

17 May 201620 May 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Women, Power, and Insanity in Shirley Jackson’s We Have Always Lived in the Castle.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

22 Apr 201625 Apr 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Reporting, Reflecting, Participating: Media Intervention in the Balkan War on Film.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

21 Mar 201625 Mar 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“‘It’s a War Zone Now, Here’: Spike Lee’s Chi-Raq.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

28 Feb 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


“Female Oppression, Patriarchy, and America in the 1950s.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

18 Feb 201619 Feb 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“‘We’ll Write DEMOCRACY with Bullets, Man!’: Mission and Heroism in Tom Paine’s The Pearl of Kuwait.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

25 Nov 201527 Nov 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“American Exceptionalism and the Policy of Interventionism: From the Early European Settlements to the Twenty-First Century.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

13 Nov 201514 Nov 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Gender Ambiguity in Vietnam War Films.”

Tatiana Konrad (Speaker)

9 Nov 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


“Technology and the War in the Twenty-First Century: Humans or Machines?”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

23 Oct 201525 Oct 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“US-American Intervention in Europe: Morality, Justice, and Freedom in WWII Cinema.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

6 Jul 20157 Jul 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Deconstructing the Policy of U.S. Interventionism.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

18 Jun 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Documenting Vietnam: Verisimilitude, Political Propaganda, and Manipulation in Peter Davis’s Hearts and Minds.”

Tatiana Prorokova (Speaker)

14 Jun 201515 Jun 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


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