New Perspectives on Contemporary Austrian Literature and Culture (Studies in Modern German and Austrian Literature #5) (Hardcover)

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New Perspectives on Contemporary Austrian Literature and Culture (Studies in Modern German and Austrian Literature #5) (Hardcover)

By Robert Vilain (Other), Benedict Schofield (Other), Alexandra Lloyd (Other)

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This is book number 5 in the Studies in Modern German and Austrian Literature series.

This volume examines trends in contemporary Austrian literature, film and culture, predominantly over the past thirty years. The collection offers a multi-perspectival view on how contemporary Austria sees itself and how it is, in turn, seen by others from various vantage points.

Katya Krylova is a Lecturer in German, Film and Visual Culture at the University of Aberdeen. She studied German and Italian at Churchill College, Cambridge, where she then completed an MPhil in European Literature and Culture and a PhD in German Literature in 2011. She has also held research and teaching positions at the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for the History and Theory of Biography in Vienna, in the Department of German Studies at the University of Nottingham (where she held a Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship), in the Department of German at King's College London, and in the Department of Modern Languages at the University of Birmingham. Her first monograph, Walking Through History: Topography and Identity in the Works of Ingeborg Bachmann and Thomas Bernhard (2013), was the winner of the 2011 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in German Studies. Her most recent monograph, The Long Shadow of the Past: Contemporary Austrian Literature, Film, and Culture, was published in 2017.
Product Details ISBN: 9783034319843
ISBN-10: 3034319843
Publisher: Peter Lang Ltd, International Academic Publis
Publication Date: September 27th, 2018
Pages: 442
Language: English
Series: Studies in Modern German and Austrian Literature