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Katharina Herold

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PositionAssociate Lecturer
Email k.herold (@gold.ac.uk)
Katharina Herold

Katharina Herold is a final-year doctoral student at Oxford University, working on the crucial role the East played in English and German Decadence 1880-1920.

 

Academic qualifications

  • BA (Hons) Theatre Directing (Munich)
  • BA (Hons) English and Comparative Literature (Goldsmiths)
  • MSt English Literature 1830-1914 (Oxford)

 

Teaching

  • EN51006A  Introduction to Comparative Literature
  • EN52247A  Studies in Comparative Literature

Research Interests

 

My research interests focus on the European Fin de siecle, Aestheticism and Decadence, Drama and Performance Theory, Orientalism and Translation Studies.

 

 

Publications

Book Section

"Against Civilisation": Symons, the Gypsy Lore and politicised Aestheticism
Herold, Katharina. 2018. "Against Civilisation": Symons, the Gypsy Lore and politicised Aestheticism. In: Elisa Bizzotto and Stefano Evangelista, eds. Arthur Symons: Poet, Critic, Vagabond. Cambridge: Legenda.

Dancing the Image – Sensoriality and kinaesthetics in the poetry of Stéphane Mallarmé and Arthur Symons
Herold, Katharina. 2017. Dancing the Image – Sensoriality and kinaesthetics in the poetry of Stéphane Mallarmé and Arthur Symons. In: Jane H. Desmarais and Alice Condé, eds. Decadence and the Senses. Cambridge: Legenda. ISBN 978-1-781884-82-9