Sie sind hier: Startseite People Denise Burkhard, M.A.

Denise Burkhard, M.A.

Address

Bonn University
Regina-Pacis-Weg 5
53113 Bonn
Germany

Contact

Room: 2.017
Phone: +49 (0)228-73-7624
Email: dburkhard@uni-bonn.de

Office Hour (winter term)

Monday: 13-14 (and by appointment)

PhD Project: Stories to be Told - (Re-)Constructing Childhood in Selected Neo-Victorian Novels and Audio-Visual Adaptations (working title)
Advisor: Prof. Dr. Marion Gymnich

Call for Papers

Teaching

Winter term 2017/2018: Exploring Twentieth-Century British Children's Literature (Optionalbereich)
Summer term 2018: Of Children, Hobbits and Explorers: Selected 'Classics' of British Children's Literature (Issueskurs)
Winter term 2018/2019: Settler Colonial Narratives: Perspectives on Childhood (BA 3)

Research Interests

  • British Literature and Culture from the 19th Century to the Present
  • Neo-Victorian Literature
  • Narrative Theory
  • Postcolonial Studies
  • Trauma Literature
  • Children’s Literature
  • Fandom Studies

Publications

Monograph
2017. Ancient Dwarf Kingdom or the Hoard of a Fiery Dragon? – J.R.R. Tolkien’s Erebor as a Transformed and Dynamic Place. Baden-Baden: Tectum.

Edited Volume
2017. “Harry - yer a wizard”: Exploring J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter Universe. Baden-Baden: Tectum. With Marion Gymnich & Hanne Birk.

Articles
2015. “Have a Fan-tastic 200th Birthday, Lizzy! – Elizabeth Bennet in Recent Fan Fiction.” In: Hanne Birk & Marion Gymnich, Eds. Pride and Prejudice 2.0: Interpretations, Adaptations and Transformations of Jane Austen’s Classic. Göttingen: V&R Unipress/Bonn University Press. 311-322. With Simone Fleischer.

2016. “Between Madness, Malice and Marginalization: Reading the Ghost of Jennet Humfrye in Susan Hill’s The Woman in Black in the Context of Trauma Theory.” Supernatural Studies 3.2: 9-20.

2017. “Stepping through the Wardrobe: Is the Secondary Fantasy World Merely an Escape from Reality?” In: Dieter Petzold & Klaudia Seibel, Eds. Inklings:Jahrbuch für Literatur und Ästhetik 34 (Die Inklings und der Erste Weltkrieg). Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang. 133-144.

2017. “‘Happy Birthday, Harry!’: Celebrating the Success of the Harry Potter Phenomenon.” In: Marion Gymnich, Hanne Birk & Denise Burkhard, Eds. “Harry – yer a wizard”: Exploring J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter Universe. Baden-Baden: Tectum. 7-9. With Marion Gymnich & Hanne Birk.

2017. “Darkness, Danger and Death: Exploring Gothic Places in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.” In: Marion Gymnich, Hanne Birk & Denise Burkhard, Eds. “Harry – yer a wizard”: Exploring J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter Universe. Baden-Baden: Tectum. 61-70. With Julia Stibane.

2017. “Secrets and Forbidden Places in Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone.” In: Marion Gymnich, Hanne Birk & Denise Burkhard, Eds. “Harry – yer a wizard”: Exploring J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter Universe. Baden-Baden: Tectum. 165-178.

2017. “The Ever-Expanding Potterverse: Harry Potter and the Cursed ChildFantastic Beasts and Where to Find ThemPottermore.” In: Marion Gymnich, Hanne Birk & Denise Burkhard, Eds. “Harry – yer a wizard”: Exploring J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter Universe. Baden-Baden: Tectum. 225-249. With Marion Gymnich & Hanne Birk.

2018. “Agency and Spatial Transformation in Frances Hodgson Burnett’s The Secret Garden.” In: Feryal Cubukcu & Sabine Planka, Eds. Enchanted, Stereotyped, Civilized: Garden Narratives in Literature, Art and Film. Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann. 369-384.

2018. “‘I belong in your world’: (Re-)Negotiating the Notion of Home in the First Harry Potter Novels.” In: Dieter Petzold & Klaudia Seibel, Eds. Inklings:Jahrbuch für Literatur und Ästhetik 35 (Faszination Harry Potter / The Allure of Harry Potter). Berlin: Peter Lang. 53-63.

Papers
“Pleasurable or Frightening? The (De-)Construction of the Other World in Neil Gaiman’s Coraline” (22 September 2017, Wirklichkeiten und Weltenbauen/Realities and World Building, Vienna)

Artikelaktionen