Below please find a selection of publications researched and written by American Studies Leipzig scholars in the past years. For a more formal listing, please refer to our chronological MLA-style list of publications.


Bleeding Borders: Space, Blackness, and Hybridity in Jack London’s Representations of the American Southwest
Periphere Räume in der Amerikanistik
The Kitchen and the Factory: Spaces of Women's Work and the Negotiation of Socia
Revisiting and Revising the Fifties in Contemporary US Popular Culture Self-Reflexivity, Melodrama, and Nostalgia in Film and Television
Narrative Instability: Destabilizing Identities, Realities, and Textualities in Contemporary American Popular Culture
First page of “Wrestling with the Real”
‘To Tell the Kitchen Version’: Architectural Figurations of Race and Gender in Harriet Jacobs’s Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
“I’m Not a Real Person Yet”: Queering Coming of Age in Frances Ha
The West and the Word: Imagining, Formatting, and Ordering the American West in Nineteenth-Century Cultural Discourse
Dystopia in the Skies: Negotiating Justice and Morality on Screen in the Video Game BioShock Infinite
Literaturtheorie nach 2001
First page of “The Unpopular Professions”
Cover of "Presidential Unrealities"
Post-Truth = Post-Narrative?: Reading the Narrative Liminality of Transnational Right-Wing Populism
Star Trek Discovery: Gesellschaftsvisionen für die Gegenwart
Veep, Invective Spectacle, and the Figure of the Comedic Antiheroine
Cover of "Participating Audiences, Imagined Public Spheres"