Logo der Universität Wien
You are here:>University of Vienna >Faculty of Philological and Cultural Studies>Department of English

Dr. Elke Mettinger-Schartmann

Research Interests

  • Renaissance Studies
  • Drama
  • 19th Century Novel
  • Modernism
  • Literary and Cultural Theory

 Teaching

  • Survey of Literatures in English: From the Renaissance to the Restoration
  • Introductory Seminars on Shakespeare and New Historicism, the French Revolution in English Literature, American Expatriates in Paris, Modernism, Literature and Art, London, Literature and History

 Publications

  • Charlotte Smith. Metzler Lexikon englischsprachiger Autorinnen und Autoren. Stuttgart: Metzler, 2002.
  • With Margarete Rubik, ed. Discontinuities: Trends and Traditions in Contemporary Theatre and Drama in English. Papers given on the occasion of the tenth annual conference of the Society for Contemporary Theatre and Drama in English. Trier: WVT, 2002.
  • With Margarete Rubik, ed. A Breath of Fresh Eyre: Intertextual and Intermedial Reworkings of Jane Eyre. Amsterdam, New York: Editions Rodopi, 2007.
  • "John Brougham's stage adaptation of Jane Eyre - a Marxist reading of Brontë's novel?". A Breath of Fresh Eyre: Intertextual and Intermedial Reworkings of Jane Eyre. Amsterdam, New York: Editions Rodopi, 2007. 375-390.
  • "The Old Manor House". Kindlers Literatur Lexikon. Stuttgart: Metzler, 2009.
  • With Margarete Rubik and Jörg Türschmann, ed. Rive Gauche: Paris as a Site of Avant-Garde Art and Cultural Exchange in the 1920s. Amsterdam, New York: Editions Rodopi, 2010.
  • "Midwives to Modernism: Three Women's Contributions to the Making of the Avant-Garde". Rive Gauche: Paris as a Site of Avant-Garde Art and Cultural Exchange in the 1920s. Amsterdam, New York: Editions Rodopi, 2010. 41-60.
  • "Die Welt ging zwischen 1918 und 1945 zweimal aus den Fugen. Das Burgtheater - nicht!" Shakespeare auf der Nachkriegsbühne des Burgtheaters". Weltbühne Wien. Vol. 2: Die Rezeption anglophoner Dramen auf Wiener Bühnen des 20. Jahrhunderts. Ed. Ewald Mengel, Ludwig Schnauder, Rudolf Weiss. Trier: WVT, 2010. 149-179.
  • Rev. British Literature of the French Revolution in the 1790s. Ed. Pamela Clemit. Cambridge: CUP, 2011. Victoriographies: A Journal of 19th-Century Writing. 2.2.(2012).
  • With Werner Huber and Eva Zettelmann, ed. Dramatic Minds: Performance, Cognition, and the Representation of Interiority. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 2015. 
  • "'Now is this golden crown like a deep well' - Richard II from a Cognitive Point of View". Dramatic Minds: Performance, Cognition, and the Representation of Interiority. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 2015. 83-100.
  • "Topicality and Conceptual Blending in Shakespeare's Henriad - The Case of the Earl of Essex". Acta Neophilologica 49. 1-2 (2016): 29-51.

CV

  • 1981-1987 English and French Studies at the University of Aachen (RWTH Aachen)
  • 1987 1. Staatsexamen
  • 1990 Dr. phil. from the University of Aachen
  • 1993 2. Staatsexamen (Teacher’s Degree) in English and French
  • since 1995  part-time lecturer in English literature at the department (maternity leave 1995-2000)

CONTACT:

Room: 3G-O2-32
T: +43 1  4277-424-74

elke.mettinger-schartmann@univie.ac.at

Office hour winter term 2017/18:

Thur 11-12am


 

 

 

 


 

 

Institut für Anglistik und Amerikanistik /
Department of English
Universität Wien
Campus d. Universität Wien
Spitalgasse 2-4/Hof 8.3
1090 Wien
Austria

T: +43-1-4277-424 01
F: +43-1-4277-9424
University of Vienna | Universitätsring 1 | 1010 Vienna | T +43-1-4277-0