Korean Studies

Birgit Geipel, Ph.D.

Visiting Assistant Professor

Office

University of Tübingen
Institute of Asian and Oriental Studies
Department of Korean Studies
 

 Room 60

 +49-7071-29 72705

 birgit.geipel@uni-tuebingen.de

Office Hours

 Tuesdays 2-4 pm

 

 

 

 

 

Portrait

Birgit Geipel received her Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from the University of California, Riverside. Her doctoral thesis and current research examines literary and cinematic discourses of national division and unification in Korea and Germany. Her further research interests include North Korean, diasporic and transnational literature and film.

Academic Profile

2017
Ph.D. in Comparative Literature

University of California, Riverside

2009
M.A. in Comparative Literature

Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich

Courses Taught:

  • MA Translation - Korean Short Stories
  • Modern Korean History after 1945
  • Premodern Korea
  • Recent Research in Korean Studies
  • Division Literature in Korea and Germany

Publications

Publications