Job Title
Associate Professor of German
Erika Nelson-Mukherjee
Office Location
Karp Hall
Room
104
Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin
M.A., The University of Texas at Austin
B.A., Oberlin College

Select publications

“Home in the Heart of Everything: Fabricating Memory, Magic, and Living Legends,” Home, Marjorie Agosín, (ed.). (Solis, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, UK, 2016). 

“Embracing the Awkwardness of AUTEURship in Girls,” HBO’s Girls: Questions of Gender, Politics and Millenial Angst, Peggy Tally and Betty Kaklamanidou (eds). Cambridge Scholar Press, 2014.  

“Love, Pain, and the Whole Japan Thing: East Asian Encounters in Doris Dörrie’s Work,” in Beyond Alterity: German Encounters with Modern East Asia. Qinna Shen and Martin Rosenstock (eds). New York: Berghahn, 2014. 

“Reclaiming the Thuringian Tuscany: The Touristic Appeal of Bad Sulza and its Toskana Therme,” in Smith-Prei, Carrie and Cliver, Gwyneth Cliver (eds).Bloom and Bust: Urban Landscapes in the East since German Reunification.
Oxford, New York: Berghahn, 2014. 

“Lola ReRuns in the Classroom: Dramatic Improvisations on the Film Run Lola Run for Intermediate German Instruction,” 
Scenario: Language, Culture, Literature. Vol. V: 2 (2011), 90.  

“Reading Rajčić.” In Women in German Yearbook: Feminist Studies in Literature and Culture. Vol. 26, Oct. 2010. “Switzerland—An/Other View of the Homeland in the Works of Dragica Rajčić’s and Andrea Štaka," in Baumgartner, Karin and Zinggeler, Margit (eds). New Approaches to Teaching Switzerland: From Multiculturalism to Cultural Hybridity. Cambridge Scholars Press, 2010. 

“Traumatic Traces in Crumbling Structures and Invisible Spaces.” 
Reconfigurations: A Journal for Poetics & Poetry, Literature & Culture.
Vol. 3: Immanence / Imminence. Nov. 2009.  

“Caught in a Memory of Mourning on Modern Stage: Mary Zimmerman’s Presentation of Orpheus” in Bahun-Radunovi, Sanja and Rajan, Julie (eds.). 
From Word to Canvas: Appropriations of Ancient Myths in  Twentieth Century and Contemporry Women's Aesthetic Production.
Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Press, 2009. 

"Paths of Poetic Potentials in Zafer Șenocak's Poetry Collection Übergang." In Herminghouse, Patricia and Gerstenberger, Katharina (eds.). 
German Literature in A New Century:Trends, Traditions, Transitions, Transformations. 
Oxford, New York: Berghahn, 2008. 

“Orpheus Underwater Poetry at the Spa: Remann’s Modern Glashaus Temple of Hearing and Healing.” 
Reconfigurations: A Journal for Poetics & Poetry, Literature & Culture,
Vol. 1: Contingency, Nov. 2007. 

Reading Rilke's Orphic Identity. New York: Peter Lang, 2005.