Englisches Seminar

Arhea V. Marshall

M.A. English Literatures and Cultures (University of Tübingen)
B.A. German Studies, Environmental Studies, Dance (Bowdoin College, USA)

Ph.D. Project

Echoes of Becoming Postcolonial: Trinbagonian Independence Calypso 1962 - present  (working title)

Research Interests

Caribbean Studies, Gastropoetics, Archives/Memorialisation/Commemoration,  Music and Memory, Jewish Caribbean History and Culture, Refugee Education, Cultural Perspectives on Climate Change, European-Caribbean Entanglements


“Intercultural Education with Refugees at the University of Tübingen: Preliminary Reflections from the Refugee Programm 2016/2017” in Interkulturelle Bildung und die Flüchtlingsdebatte, eds. Russell West-Pavlov and Andreé Gerland, Tübingen: Narr, 2019. 16pp.

"Singing the Postcolonial Independent in Trinbagonian Calypso" in Nationalism and the Postcolonial, eds. Sandra Dinter and Johanna Marquardt. Brill: ANSEL Papers. 2021. 20pp.

Professional Memberships

GAPS - Gesellschaft für Anglophone Postkoloniale Studien (Association for Anglophone Postcolonial Studies)
Socare - Society of Caribbean Research (Gesellschaft für Karbikforschung e.V.)
CHN - Caribbean Heritage Network

Relevant Work Experience

2017- current Intercultural Trainer
2016-2018 Assistant Editor Zeitschrift für Anglistik und Amerikanistik (ZAA)
2018 Tutor, English Department University of Tübingen "Introduction to Cultural Studies", Refugee Programm "Digital Learning" and "German"


University of Tübingen Transdisciplinary Course Program

SoSe 2021 Soundtracks to Postcolonial Movements in the Caribbean(digital)

WiSe 2021/22 Caribbean Perspectives on the (Pre-)Colonial and Postcolonial(hybrid)

SoSe 2023 (TBD) Soundtracks to Postcolonial Movements in the Caribbean(digital)

Professional Service

06/2019- 05/2022 Executive Committee Member of Doctoral Students Council of the Faculty of Humanities