Huber, Irmtraud

Dr. Irmtraud Huber

Assistentin am Lehrstuhl Prof. Dr. Tobias Döring


Lehrveranstaltungen in der Englischen Literaturwissenschaft


Department für Anglistik und Amerikanistik
Schellingstraße 3 (RG)
80799 München

Raum: 112 VG
Telefon: 2180-2800

Wintersemester 20/21
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Irmtraud Huber studied Comparative Literature, English and Theatre Studies in Munich. Before returning to Munich as a teaching and research fellow in 2018, she worked as a lecturer at the English department of the Universität Bern, where she completed her PhD with a thesis on "Reconstructive Dreams: A Pragmatic Fantastic after Postmodernism" in 2013. Her thesis was awarded with the Helene-Richter Prize of the Deutscher Anglistenverband. With support from the Swiss National Science Foundation, she has held Visiting Fellowships at Columbia University, New York, at the University of Cambridge and at Queen Mary College, University of London. She was an Affiliated Postdoctoral Member of Clare Hall, Cambridge and is an Associated Postdoctoral Fellow of the Walter Benjamin Kolleg, Universität Bern. Her current research focuses on concepts of time in Victorian poetry.

Research Interests:

Victorian Literature (esp. Poetry), Time in Literature, Epistemology of Form, Literature and Science, 21st Cent. Literature, Literary Theory, Poetics, Narratology, Fictionality, Narrative Ethics

List of Publications