Research and Teaching Areas and Interests

North American literatures and cultures (incl. Canada and the Caribbean, 18th century to the present); epistemologies of difference, diversity, decoloniality; Black Diaspora Studies; Gender Studies; theories of intersectionality; queer theory; narratology; history and theories of authorship; genre and media theory (esp. autobiography, essay, novel, interview, social media); history and legacies of transatlantic enslavement; structural violence; early North American visual and popular culture; Contradiction Studies


TU Dresden
Faculty of Linguistics, Literature and Cultural Studies
Institute of English and American Studies
01062 Dresden
Phone +49 (341) 463-33016
Email: Carsten.Junker [ at ] tu-dresden.de


Annett Knöspel M.A.
Room 3.23
Wiener Straße 48
01219 Dresden
Phone +49 (341) 463-32878
Fax +49 (351) 463-37733
Email: Annett.Knoespel [ at ] tu-dresden.de