Englisches Seminar

Dr. Anya Heise-von der Lippe

Assistant Lecturer

PhD English Literature (University of Tübingen)

M.A. English and American Literature, Spanish Literature and Philosophy (Technische Universität, Berlin)

Previously: Media Editor (Cornelsen, Berlin), External Lecturer (Technische Universität Berlin & Freie Universität Berlin)

Research Interests

Climate Change, Critical Posthumanities, Intersectional Feminism, Romanticism, Fin de Siècle, The Gothic, Monsters and the Monstrous, Disability Studies, Dystopias, Cyberculture, Textualities, Adaptation, Materialism, Early Modernism

Publications

Monograph

Monstrous Textualities. University of Wales Press, 2021

Edited Books and Journals

Chapters and Articles

Lectures and Interviews

Reviews

Memberships

  • North American Society for the Study of Romanticism (NASSR)
  • International Gothic Association (IGA)
  • International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts (IAFA)
  • Gesellschaft für Fantastikforschung (GFF)
  • Cyberpunk Culture Research Network (CyRN)

Other Functions and Engagements

Thesis Supervision

Supervision of BA theses (regularly) and MA theses (on request) in the following thematic areas:

  • Climate Change Literature
  • Gothic
  • Monsters and the Monstrous
  • Dystopias
  • Posthumanisms

Please contact me well in advance of your projected writing period, as I have limited supervision capacity and may not be able to take on another thesis in a specific semester.

Please also check the department's list of potential supervisors and their thematic areas.

Teaching

Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen - English Department

PS I Introduction to Literary Studies (2, online, Winter Term 2022/23)

PS II (Post-)Apocalypse and the Romantic Imagination (Summer Term 2022)

PS II Literary Mushrooms (Summer Term 2022)

PS I - Introduction to Literary Studies (2, online, Winter Term 2021/22)

PS II - Climate Poetry (online, Summer Term 2021)

PS I - Introduction to Literary Studies (online, Summer Term 2021)

PS I - Introduction to Literary Studies (2 online, 2020/21 Winter Term)

PS II - Feminist Dystopias (online 2020 Summer Term)

PS I - Introduction to Literary Studies (2, 2019/20 Winter Term)

PS II - Monsters and the Monstrous (2019 Summer Term)

PS II - Climate Fictions (2019 Summer Term)

PS I - Introduction to Literary Studies (2, 2018/19 Winter Term)

PS II - Frankenstein Adaptations (2018 Summer Term)

PS II - Cyberpunk (2018 Summer Term)

PS I - Introduction to Literary Studies (2, 2017/18 Winter Term)

PS II - Fin de Siècle (2017 Summer Term)

PS II - Zombie Culture (2017 Summer Term)

PS I - Introduction to Literary Studies (2, 2016/17 Winter Term)

PS II - Imagining the Post-apocalypse (2016 Summer Term)

PS II - Visual/textual Culture - Reading Graphic Novels (2016 Summer Term)

PS I - Introduction to Literary Studies (2, 2015/16 Winter Term)

PS II - Meta-Literature (2015 Summer Term)

PS II - Freak Culture (2015 Summer Term)

PS I - Introduction to Literary Studies (2, 2014/15 Winter Term)

PS II - Beyond the Book - Reading New Textualities (2014 Summer Term)

PS II - Who's Next? - Imagining the Post-Human (2014 Summer Term)

PS II - Gothic Culture(s) (2013/14 Winter Term)

PS II - Welcome to Dystopia (2013/14 Winter Term)

Freie Universität Berlin - English Department

Postgraduate Module Literature and Media in the Classroom: Dystopias (2013/14 Winter Term)

Introduction to Cultural Studies II: Life After Death – Cultural Representations of the Undead (2013 Summer Term)

Introduction to Literary Studies – Working with Literary Texts (2012/13 Winter Term)

Introduction to Cultural Studies II: Pimp my …self? – Cultural Representations of the Body in the Age of Body Modification (2012 Summer Term)

Postgraduate Module Literature and Media in the Classroom: The Gothic (2011/12 Winter Term) Introduction to Literary Studies – Working with Literary Texts (2011/12 Winter Term)

Introduction to Cultural Studies II: Game over – Envisioning Post-Apocalyptic Cultures (2011 Summer Term)

Introduction to Literary Studies – Working with Literary Texts (2010/11 Winter Term)

Introduction to Cultural Studies II: Freak Show – Reading the Disabled Body in the Age of Visual Manipulation (2010 Summer Term)

Introduction to Cultural Studies II: Approaching the End – Fin de Siècle and the Culture of Decadence (2009/10 Winter Term)

Introduction to Cultural Studies II: Our Monsters Ourselves? Cultural Constructions of the Monstrous (2009 Summer Term)

Introduction to Cultural Studies II: Welcome to Dystopia! - Dark Visions of the Future (2008/09 Winter Term)

Introduction to Cultural Studies II: Posthuman Bodies (2008 Summer Term)

Surveying English Literatures II: Epistolary Fiction (2007/08 Winter Term)

Surveying English Literatures II: Transgressive Fictions – An Introduction to the Gothic (2007 Summer Term)

Technische Universität Berlin - English Department

PS Futurebodies (2004/05 Winter Term)

The New Gothic (2003/04 Winter Term)