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Inge Birgitte Siegumfeldt
Njalsgade 128, 24.2, 2300 København S, KUA1, Building: 24.4.55
Primary fields of research
General areas of expertise: English and American literature in the 20th and 21st century; Literary Theory; Jewish Thought
More specific: Jewish American Literature; Deconstruction, Poststructuralism, Postmodern theory and writing. Kabbalah and Midrash.
Selected writers and theorists: Paul Auster, Jonathan Safran Foer, Lawrence Durrell, John Fowles, Jeanette Winterson, Julian Barnes; Jacques Derrida, Helene Cixous, Roland Barthes.
Current studies: The Voice of an Author. Paul Auster’s Work in the Twenty-First Century (provisional title); Milah and Deconstruction: The Figure of Circumcision in the Work of Jacques Derrida.
Literary Theory, Modern American and English Literature, Jewish American Literature, Theory of Knowledge, Jewish thought
Fields of interest
Jacques Derrida, Deconstruction, Postmodern literature, Postmodern theory, Kabbalah, Midrash; Jewish thought, the Philosophy of Religion, Migration, Diaspora, Paul Auster, Lawrence Durrell, John Fowles, Jeanette Winterson, Julian Barnes; Philip Roth, Bernard Malmud, I.B. Singer; Jacques Derrida, Helene Cixous, Roland Barthes
- PublishedSiegumfeldt, I. B. & Auster, P. 14 Oct 2016 København: Lindhardt & Ringhof. 343 p.
Publication: Research - peer-review › Book
- PublishedSiegumfeldt, I. B. 2002 In : Deus Loci: The Lawrence Durrell Journal. NS8 2001-2002, p. 109-128
Publication: Research - peer-review › Journal article
- Participant: TRAMS and Un iversity of Copenhagen,13 May 2011
- Member:25 Mar 2014