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Prof. Dr. Annika McPherson


Annika McPherson 2016

Junior-Professor

E-Mail: annika.mcpherson@philhist.uni-augsburg.de
Telefon: +49 821 598 - 5763
Fax: +49 821 598 14 5763
Raum: D4032
Sprechzeiten: Tuesday, 13.30 - 14.30 pm
(open office hour without appointment)

Appointments via Digicampus/McPherson/Profil/Sprechstundenterminliste
(below course list)

Hausanschrift: Universitätsstr. 10
86159 Augsburg


Research Areas

  • Anglophone Caribbean, West African, South African and Indian Literary and Cultural Studies
  • Black British and African American Literatures, Diaspora Studies
  • Transatlantic Slavery
  • Speculative Fiction and Afrofuturism
  • Cultural Theory, Postcolonial and Transcultural Studies
  • Critical Diversity Studies 
     

Current Research Projects

  • Slavery in Contemporary Literature and Film 
  • Soundbites and Soundscapes: Dub Poetry's Soundings of Freedom 
  • Rastafari and/as Decoloniality
  • Critical Diversity Literacy in Literary and Cultural Studies
     

Publications

Monographs
Edited Volumes
Articles in Books and Journals
Workshops, Lectures and Conference Papers


Curriculum Vitae

Professional Affiliations


Teaching

Summer Term 2017

  • Directed Studies in New English Literatures and Cultural Studies (KOL)
  • Shakespeare Goes Poco Goes Pop (HS)
  • Cultural Theory (VL)

Winter Term 2016/2017

  • British, American, Caribbean and African Cross-Currents in Novels on Slavery (HS B.A.)
  • Directed Studies in New English Literatures and Cultural Studies (KOL)
  • Diversity Matters - Interdisziplinäre Perspektiven auf Gender und Diversität (Ü, with Sarah Alam, Heike Krebs, Rebecca Gulowski-Reiter, Matthias Roche, Prof.Dr. Wiebke Waburg, Dr. Marion Magg-Schwarzbäcker)
  • Rastafari in Fiction, Poetry and Film (HS M.A.)
  • Propädeutikum Nordamerikastudien (with Prof. Dr. Britta Waldschmidt-Nelson)
  • Ringvorlesung Methoden und Theorien der Nordamerikastudien: "Was sind Nordamerikastudien? Inderdisziplinäre Zugänge", "Diaspora als Key Concept transnationaler Literature- und Kulturstudien am Beispiel der anglophonen Karibik" (VL)

Summer Term 2016

  • Black British Film and Fiction (HS B.A.)
  • Directed Studies in New English Literatures and Cultural Studies (KOL)
  • From CanLit. to Trans.Can.Lit: Diversity in Canadian Literature and Culture (HS M.A.)

Winter Term 2015/2016

  • Cultural Theory for Literary and Cultural Studies (VL)
  • Directed Studies in New English Literatures and Cultural Studies (KOL)
  • Literature of Decolonization and Independence: Postcolonial 'Classics' (HS B.A.)
  • Mumbai/Bombay in Fiction and Film (HS M.A.)
  • Postcolonial Studies: From Theory to Practice (Ü, with Johanna Pundt)
  • Propädeutikum Nordamerikastudien 
  • Ringvorlesung Nordamerikastudien: "Was sind Nordamerikastudien? Inderdisziplinäre Zugänge", "Diaspora als Key Concept transnationaler Literature- und Kulturstudien am Beispiel der anglophonen Karibik" (VL)

Summer Term 2015

  • Key Concepts and Debates in Postcolonial Studies (KOL)
  • (Re-)Writing Canada: Indigenous Perspectives (HS M.A.)
  • Speculative Fiction in 'Postcolonial' Contexts (HS B.A.)

Winter Term 2014/2015

  • Narrating Slavery across the Centuries (HS B.A.)
  • Transnationalism, Cosmopolitanism, and Globalization in West African Literary Contexts (HS M.A.)