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Julia Noah Munier

PhD-Project

On Nazi Vamps and Nazi Camp. Sexualised Interpretation models of National-Socialism and Italian Fascism as commemorative cultural practices of subjectivation

Abstract

My PhD project investigates sexualised interpretation models of National Socialism and Italian Fascism within the context of German and Italian commemorative cultures. The body of investigation contains predominantly retrospective – i.e. post 1945 filmic and literary representations of National Socialism and Italian Fascism. The theoretical and methodological approach used in the study is based on “meaning-producing-practices” (Hall 1997) and “Praktiken des Zu-sehen-Gebens (Schade/Wenk 2011), which is in turn located in the post-structuralist, semiotic, praxeological tradition. more...

Main Areas of Research

  • Commemoration – Gender;
  • Image – Space – Subjectivation;
  • Italian and German Commemorative Cultures since 1945;
  • Gender Research in Art and Cultural Studies

Brief Vita

currently working on the PhD-Thesis within the framework of the DFG Research Training Group: “Self-Making. Practices of Subjectivation in Historical and Interdisciplinary Perspective” and the “Methodological Colloquium on Gender Research in Art and Cultural Studies” at the Universities of Bremen and Oldenburg
10/2010Member of the DFG Research Training Group: “Self-Making. Practices of Subjectivation in Historical and Interdisciplinary Perspective”
10/1999- 04/2010 Study of the Sciences of Art, Cultural Studies and Sociology at the University of Bremen; Study of Gender Studies at the University of Bradford (UK)

Teaching

SoSe 2010  Sexualisierungen von Nationalsozialismus. Traditionen - Interventionen - Brüche (Kunstwissenschaft u. Gender-Studies; Universität Bremen)

Papers

2008 Queerer Aktivismus und künstlerische Strategien - Treffen von Queer- und LGBQT-AktivistInnen aus Polen und Deutschland (Konzept: Ina Mertens, Sandra Ortmann, Workshop und Lunch Lecture auf der d 12, Kassel 2008)
 

Contact

Ammerländer Heerstraße 114-118
D-26129 Oldenburg
Germany
julia.munier(at)uni-oldenburg.de