M.A. Marta Gorgula

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Department of Rhetoric in Culture and the Media

Office Hours

Mondays 11:30- 13:00


Room: 3.51

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Titles and Degrees

2013- B.A. in English, University of Silesia; B.A. thesis title: The Other Beauty: Bodily Mutilation and the Experience of World War I

2015- M.A. in English, University of Silesia; M.A. thesis title: Shell-shocked Criminals and Neurotic Villains: Representation of (World War I) Traumatised Subjects in the Early European Cinema


Research Interests

-history, especially of both World Wars, from British, Irish and German perspectives

-physical and psychological trauma and their representation in culture

-representation of disability and mutilation (Disability Studies)

-psychology and psychoanalysis

-representation of World War I in culture (literature/film/art)

-film, especially Weimar cinema

-Sci-fi literature and film



Courses Taught

winter term 2016/2017

-conversations (1kmt)

-reading comprehension (1kaoj)


summer term:

-communication (1kmt1)

Last modified on Monday, 11 Sep. 2017