M.A. Marta Gorgula

Ph.D. Student

Department of Rhetoric in Culture and the Media



Office Hours

Wednesdays 11:30am-1:00pm


Room: 4.1

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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: language & communication (1kmt1)


summer term 2017/2018: language & communication (1kmt1)


summer term 2018/2019: language & communication (1kmt1)


Information for possible Ph.D. candidates


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