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Ao. Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Eva Zettelmann

Research Interests

  • lyric theory
  • transgeneric narratology
  • cognitive poetics
  • cultural theory
  • teaching methodology

Teaching (selection)

  • Tragedy: Phases, Forms, Formative Texts
  • The Lyric Subject: the Construction of Identity and Selfhood in Poetry
  • On Laughter
  • Teaching Poetry in the English Language Classroom
  • Illusion and Artifice
  • Experimental Texts
  • Doing English: Teaching Literature in the English Foreign Language Classroom
  • The History of Poetry: a Close Reading of Canonical Texts
  • Kaleidoscopic Narratives: Multiperspectivity in the Novel and Beyond
  • Poetry Workshop
  • Short Fiction in English: Theory and Practice
  • Spotlights on Poetry
  • Relative Truths: Multiperspectivity and Unreliable Narration in Narrative Fiction, Poetry, Drama and Film
  • Intermediality, Intertextuality and Remediation: Medially Complex Forms in the Verbal, Visual and Performative Arts
  • Research Methodology
  • The Aesthetics of Deviation
  • Natural Narrative - Unnatural Narration
  • Science Fiction: The Classics
  • Science Fiction: Dystopia, Space Opera, Cyberpunk
  • Vampires in Text and Image
  • The Text as an Emotion Machine: The Psychology of Reading for Pleasure
  • Impossible Texts
  • Mongrel Genres: Intermediality in the Verbal, Visual and Performative Arts
  • When Texts Turn Self-Conscious: Metareference in Literature and the Visual Arts
  • Tension, Thrill, Suspense: Hair-Raising Effects in Short Story, Novel, Ballad, Drama and Film
  • Flash Fiction
  • Beginning the Novel: Exploring the Magic of the First Page
  • Fantasy Literature
  • Texts on Tyranny
  • Game Cultures: Digital Games as New Media
  • Metaliterature: Theorising the Metatextual, Examining the Postmodern
  • A History of Laughter
  • Sex, Love, Betrayal: The Construction of Passion in English Love Poetry
  • 'Blockbuster Poetry': Britains's Best-Loved Lyrics
  • Interpreting Interpretation
  • Of Mothers and Daughters: Literary Renderings of a Complex Relationship
  • Probing the Literary Elite: Nobel Prize Winners Re-examined
  • Doing English: Teaching Literature in the English Foreign Language Classroom
  • British Literature 1660 - 2000
  • Introduction to the Study of English Literatures

Publications (selection)

  • Dramatic Minds. Performance, Cognition, and the Representation of Interiority. Frankfurt: Lang, 2015. [co-edited with Werner Huber & Elke Mettinger]
  • Englische Literaturgeschichte. 5th rev. ed. Stuttgart: Metzler, 2012. [co-authored with Hans Ulrich Seeber, Ingo Berensmeyer, Stephan Kohl, Eberhard Kreutzer, Annegret Maack, Martin Middeke, Manfred Pfister, Johann N. Schmidt, Hubert Zapf]
  • Theory into Poetry. New Approaches to the Lyric. Amsterdam/New York: Rodopi, 2005. [together with Margarete Rubik eds.]
  • Eighteenth-Century Women Playwrights. Vol. 1: Delarivier Manley: The Royal Mischief; The Lost Lover & Eliza Haywood: The Fair Captive; A Wife to Be Lett. London: Pickering and Chatto, 2001. [together with Margarete Rubik eds.]
  • Lyrik und Metalyrik. Theorie einer Gattung und ihrer Selbstbespiegelung anhand von Beispielen aus der englisch- und deutschsprachigen Dichtkunst. Beitraege zur neueren Literaturgeschichte 171. Heidelberg: Winter, 2000.
  • "Apostrophe, Speaker Projection and Lyric World-Building." Poetics Today [38:2 (2017)].
  • "Discordia Concors: Immersion and Artifice in the Lyric." Journal of Literary Theory [2017]
  • "Drama and the Representation of Fictional Minds." Dramatic Minds. Performance, Cognition, and the Representation of Interiority. Eds. by Werner Huber, Elke Mettinger and Eva Zettelmann. Frankfurt: Lang, 2015. 41-57.
  • “Lyrik und kulturelles Gedächtnis.” Geschichtslyrik. Ein Kompendium. Eds. Heinrich Detering, Peer Trilcke. 2 vols. Vol. 1. Göttingen: Wallstein, 2013. 113-144.
  • “Poetry, Narratology, Metacognition.” Current Trends in Narratology. Ed. Greta Olson. Introduction by Monika Fludernik and Greta Olson. Narratologia: Contributions to Narrative Theory / Beiträge zur Erzähltheorie. Berlin, New York: De Gruyter, 2011. 232 - 253.
  • “Displacing the Crisis: New British Poetry, Cultural Memory and the Rôle of the Intellectual.” Crisis and Contemporary Poetry. Eds. Anne Karhio, Seán Crosson and Charles Armstrong. Basingstoke: Palgrave MacMillan, 2011. 215-229.
  • "Jeder Biss ein Bonus: Zu Vampirmetamorphose und Twilight-Manie." schreibkraft 20 (2010): 57-61.
  • “La vie toute faite des morceaux”: Intermediality and Impressionism in Jean Rhys’s Quartet.“ Rive Gauche - Paris as a Site of Avant-garde Art and Cultural Exchange in the 1920s. Eds. Elke Mettinger-Schartmann, Margarete Rubik, Jörg Türschmann. Amsterdam/New York, Rodopi 2010. 79-98. [together with Rudolf Weiss] 
  • "'A Frenzied Oscillation' - Auto-Reflexivity in the Lyric." Theory into Poetry. New Approaches to the Lyric. Eds. Eva Mueller-Zettelmann and Margarete Rubik. Amsterdam/New York: Rodopi, 2005. 125-145.
  • "'The British Right to Ignorance': Metatextualitaet und Sprachkritik in der englischen Lyrik des zwanzigsten Jahrhunderts." Krise und Kritik der Sprache. Literatur zwischen Spaetmoderne und Postmoderne. Ed. Peter V. Zima. Tubingen: Francke, 2004. 213-231.
  • "Genres as a Repository of Cultural Memory: Familiarising Poetry and the Canonisation of Englishness." Anglistentag 2003 Muenchen. Proceedings. Eds. Christoph Bode, Sebastian Domsch and Hans Sauer. Proceedings of the Conference of the German Association of University Teachers of English 25. Trier: WVT, 2004. 397-409.
  • "'Skeleton, Moon, Poet': Carol Ann Duffy's Postmodern Poetry for Children." The Poetry of Carol Ann Duffy: Choosing Tough Words. Eds. Angelica Michelis and Anthony Rowland. Manchester: Manchester UP, 2003. 245-266.
  • "'Rats Rhymed to Death': Britain's Neglected Lyric Avant-Garde." Annales du Monde Anglophone 17 (2003): 39-48.
  • "Von der Rueckkehr des 'Realen': Das lyrische Subjekt in der englischen Moderne und Postmoderne." Das 20. Jahrhundert. Eds. Monika Fludernik and Jan Alber. Trier: Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, 2003. 61-83.
  • "Lyrik und Narratologie." Erzaehltheorie transgenerisch, intermedial, interdisziplinaer. Eds. Vera Nuenning and Ansgar Nuenning. WVT-Handbuecher zum literaturwissenschaftlichen Studium 5. Trier: Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, 2002. 129-153.
  • "Deconstructing the Self? - Late Twentieth-Century British Poetry and the Fiction of Authenticity." European Journal of English Studies 6.1 (2002): 69-84.

CV

  • 2011/12: Guest professor at Heidelberg University, Germany
  • 2006/7 & 2011/12: Guest professor at Graz University, Austria
  • 2003 - : Associate professor for English literature and cultural theory at Vienna University, Dept. of English Studies
  • 1999 - 2003: Research assistant at Vienna University, Dept. of English Studies
  • 1999: PhD, promotio sub auspiciis praesidentis rei publicae
  • 1995 - 2004: lecturer at Graz University, Dept. of English Studies (teaching courses in language proficiency)
  • 1993 - 1996: Business English courses at VHS
  • 1994/95: Public school teacher at Sacré Coeur, Graz
  • - 1993: English studies, German studies and Philosophy at Graz and Oxford

Preise und Ehrungen

  • 2010: Dekanatsförderung für interdisziplinäre Projekte (mit Rainer Maria
              Köppl, Institut für Theater-, Film und Medienwissenschaft & Sigrid
              Schmitz, Gender Studies)
  • 2005: Ernennung zum Mitglied des EREA reading committee (Revue
              d'Études Anglophones)
  • 2003: Ernennung zum Mitglied des scientific committee von English
              Studies
  • 2002: Ernennung zur externen Expertin der Forschergruppe
              Narratologie, Hamburg
  • 2002: Preis der Hochschuljubiläumsstiftung der Stadt Wien
  • 1999: Figdor-Preis der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften
  • 1999: Joseph-Krainer-Preis des Landes Steiermark
  • 1999: Würdigungspreis des Bundesministers für Wissenschaft und                     Forschung
  • 1999: Promotio sub auspiciis praesidentis rei publicae
  • 1998: Förderungspreis des Grazer Universitätsbundes
  • 1997: Förderungsstipendium des Rektors der Universität Graz
  • 1995: Förderungspreis des Anglo-Austrian Circle, Graz
  • 1988: Begabtenstipendium (BMWF) zur Finanzierung eines
              Studienjahres in Oxford

CONTACT:

Room: 3E-O2-20A
T: +43 1  4277-424-65

eva.zettelmann@univie.ac.at

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