Dürbeck, Gabriele

Gabriele Dürbeck is professor of literature and culture studies at University of Vechta since 2011. She is author of the book Stereotype Paradiese. Ozeanismus in der deutschsprachigen Südseeliteratur, 1815–1914 (2007) and editor of the special focus on “Writing Catastrophes: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Semantics of Natural and Anthropogenic Disasters,” Ecozona. European Journal of Literature, Culture and Environment 3.1 (2012). Her recent books are Postkoloniale Germanistik. Bestandsaufnahme, theoretische Perspektiven, Lektüren (edited with Axel Dunker, Bielefeld 2014) and Ecocriticism. Eine Einführung (edited with Urte Stobbe, Köln 2015). She is currently working on the Metzler handbook Postkolonialismus und Literatur (edited with Dirk Göttsche and Axel Dunker), a volume on Ökologischer Wandel in der deutschsprachigen Literatur des 20. und 21. Jahrhunderts (2017), and a volume on Ecological Thought in German Literature and Culture (2017).

Travel, Agency, and the Circulation of Knowledge


Travel, Agency, and the Circulation of Knowledge

2017,  316  pages,  paperback,  34,90 €,  ISBN 978-3-8309-3567-4