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Graduate supervision

Summary of graduate supervision

Supervisor: 1 PhD  completed; 6 MA (MRP) completed; 1 PhD co-supervision completed; 1 MA co-supervision completed; 1 PhD in progress; 2 MA supervision in progress

Committee member: 2 PhD completed; 2 MA completed; 2 PhD in progress

External examiner: 4

Details of graduate supervision

Supervisor:

Orsolya Németh-Kilinc (MA, World Literatures and Cultures). “Critical Discourse Analysis: Hungary in Light of the Refugee Crisis between 2014-2016.” In progress.

Agostino Delannoy (MA, World Literatures and Cultures). “Gender in Weimar Cinema.” (working title). In progress.

Alicia Niemann (MA, World Literatures and Cultures). “Incorrigibly Plural: Linguistics, the Post-Monolingual Paradigm, and Representations of   Multilingualism in Contemporary German Literature.” July 2016.

Priscilla Bijou (MA, World Literatures and Cultures). “Beauté, genre et dystopie dans la série Uglies.” August 2016

Fatiha Zemmou (MA, World Literatures and Cultures). “Conflit et pour-autrui dans le théâtre de Yasmina Reza.˝ July 2015.

Julie Mongeon (MA, World Literatures and Cultures). “Prise de conscience d’une  corporéité et ses effets sur l’identité sexuelle : Une étude du roman Avoir un corps de Brigitte Giraud et Journal d’un corps de Daniel Pennac.” August 2015.

Tea Rokolj (MA, World Literatures and Cultures). “The Literary and the Political in Dubravka Ugrešić’s Essays.” August  2014.

Smaranda Iurcu (MA, World Literatures and Cultures). “Déracinement, hybridité et caméléonage dans les films Europa, Europa, d’Agnieszka Holland et Va, vis et deviens, de Radu Mihaileanu.” April 2014.

Tanya Watson (PhD, Women’s Studies): ”Hungarian Representations of Motherhood and Childlessness: An Analysis of Post-Communist Developments with a Focus on Nôk Lapja Magazine.” (Date of defence: November 2013)

Andrea Prajerová (PhD, Women’s Studies, 4th year). “From Biopolitics to Ethopolitics: The Case of Abortion in (Un)Democratic Czechoslovakia (1920-1990).” In progress.

Co-supervisor, May Morpaw (PhD, Spanish, 5th year). “A Twentieth Century Memory Project: Tracking the Generations in Three Novels by Antonio Skármeta.” (Date of defence: November 11, 2016)

Co-supervisor, Laura Kealey (MA, Spanish). “Experiencing Exile in Réquiem por un campesino español and Schachnovelle: Coming to Terms with Trauma through Memory.” August 2008.

PhD and MA committee member:

Anna Bogic (PhD, Women’s Studies, 4th year). “The Serbian Translation of Our Bodies, Ourselves.” In progress.

Heather Hillsburg (PhD, Women’s Studies).  “Shouting in Public: Anger, Feminist Theory and Contemporary Women’s Fiction.” (Date of defence: June 20, 2013)

Nohora Viviana Cardona-Nuñez (MA, Spanish). “La escritura con el cuerpo: una inversión de la dominación masculina en Novela negra con argentino y La travesía de Luisa Valenzuela.”  (Date of defence: June 6, 2008)

Elizabeth Meagle Molina (PhD, Spanish).  “Intertextualidad y androginia en la literatura posmodernista de Lourdes Ortiz: “Eva,”  “Salomé,” La liberta, Urraca, y Aquiles y Pentesilea.” (Date of defence: Nov. 22,  2006)

Randee Bannister (MA, Philosophy). “The Appreciation of Political Works of Art: The Example of Triumph of the Will.” (Date of defence: September 9, 2004)

PhD thesis external examiner:

Corina Fonyodi-Szarka, Queen’s University. “Unter dem Deckmantel von Ich und Er: Stefan Zweig im Vergleich zu Henry Adams. Autobiographie als Geschichtsschreibung oder Geschichtsschreibung als Autobiographie?” (Date of defence: July 22, 2011)

Fiona Stewart, York University. “‘In the Beginning  Was the Garden’: Anna Lesznai and Hungarian Modernism, 1906-1919.” (Date of defence: January 7, 2011)

Marie Lessard, Université de Montréal. “Réécriture et dialogue avec la tradition dans l’oeuvre de Irmtraud Morgner : de Schahrazade à Mnèmosunè.” (Date of defence:  April 26, 2010)

Spaska Siderova, Université de Montréal. “Wort und Tat: Positionen und Projektionen des Intellektuellen im antifaschistischen Widerstand: Eine Studie zum Werk von Klaus Mann.” (Date of defence: April 25, 2003)