Schwartz, Agatha

Agatha Schwartz is an associate professor and Director of the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures at the University of Ottawa. She has been teaching German language and culture for about 20 years. Her interests include: women’s literature, Austro-Hungarian studies and gender studies. Her current field of interest is ethnicity, gender and identity formation: Hybridity in the life and work of Juliane Déry and Marie Eugenie delle Grazie. Recent publications: 2008 “Sexual Cripples and Moral Degenerates: Austrian Fin-de-Siècle Women Writers on Male Sexuality and Masculinity” Seminar: A Journal of Germanic Studies, 53-67, 2007 “The Crisis of the Female Self in Fin de Siècle Austrian Women Writers’ Narratives” Modern Austrian Literature, 1-19, 2008 Shifting Voices : Feminist Thought and Women’s Writing in Fin-de-Siècle Austria and Hungary (Kingston: McGill-Queen’s UP)

Listing Details

Department of Modern Languages and Literature, #138, Arts Hall, 70 Laurier Ave. E., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1N 6N5