Project Assistant for Fellow Management

Carla Gierich, M.A.

Other Colleagues

Käte Hamburger Kolleg / Centre for Global Cooperation Research
Schifferstraße 44
47059 Duisburg
Germany

Tel:  +49 (0)203 379-5231
Fax: +49 (0)203 379-5276
E-mail: gierich@spam protectgcr21.uni-due.de

Research Interests

  • Latino/a and Chicano/a Studies
  • Urban Literature
  • Los Angeles as an Arrival City
  • Narrative and Space
  • Hybridity and Transculturality in the Americas

Current Project

Hybrid Spaces. Los Angeles as an Arrival City in Contemporary Chicano Literature (PhD project)

Vita

10/2009-02/2012 Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf
Master of Arts: The Americas - Las Américas - Les Amériques
12/2008-11/2011 International Short Film Festival Oberhausen
Coordination Film Distribution
Working Student
08/2008-10/2008 Hotel Sol Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain
Reception
Intern
08/2007-09/2007 Kunsthalle Düsseldorf
Press and Communication
Intern
10/2006-09/2009 University of Duisburg-Essen
B.A. in Cultural Management
08/2005-08/2006 International Cultural Youth Exchange, Costa Rica
Work in Kindergarden and Culture Office

Selected Publications

Gierich, Carla (2016): A Clash of City Images - Appropriating Space in The Miraculous Day of Amalia Gómez by John Rechy, in: Gadinger, Frank/Kopf, Martina/Mert, Aysem/Smith, Christopher (eds.): Political Storytelling: From Fact to Fiction (Global Dialogues 12), Duisburg: Käte Hamburger Kolleg/Centre for Global Cooperation Research (KHK/GCR21), pp. 22-30.

Membership

  • Association for Literary Urban Studies, Member
  • International Association of Inter-American Studies, Member

Jennifer Apé, B.A.

Dr Markus Böckenförde, LL.M.

Andrea Bosserhoff

Susanne Brunnbauer, B.A.

Marie Abla Dikpor, B.A.

Saina Klein, B.A.

Philipp Michaelis, M.A.

Patricia Rinck, M.A.

Matthias Schuler, M.A.

Dr Katja Freistein

Dr Frank Gadinger

Prof. Dr Volker M. Heins

Tobias Niclas Schäfer, B.A.

Elena Simon, M.A.

Eva Marie Trösser, M.A.

Dr Christine Unrau

Daniela Weißkopf, B.A.

Carla Gierich, M.A.

Freya Köhler, M.A.

Rakchanok Chatjuthamard, M.A.

Till Christofzik, B.A.

Julia Fleck, B.A.

Juliana Fischer, B.A.

Martin Wolf, M.A.

Prof. Dr Tobias Debiel

Prof. Dr Claus Leggewie

Prof. Dr Dirk Messner

Prof. Dr. Jan Aart Scholte

Prof. Dr Sigrid Quack

Dipl.-Soz. Wiss. Uwe Amerkamp

Senyurt Isbecer

Dr Rainer Baumann

Hannah Bollig

Dr Rainer Baumann

Tina Berntsen, M.A.

Magdalena Albers, B.A.

Luis Aue, MSc, MSc

Kristine Avram, M.A.

Wren Chadwick, B.A. J.D.

Patrick Clasen, B.A.

Lena Delfs

Daniela Dietmayr, B.A.

Nina Fink, B.A.

Niklas Graf, B.A.

Ingo Haltermann, M.A.

Florian Heimes

Fentje Jacobsen, M.A.

Nele Kortendiek, M.Sc.

Jonas Krischke

Nadja Krupke, M.A.

Annegret Kunde, M.A., M.P.S.

Max Lesch, M.A.

Tim Linka, B.A.

Anika Mahla, B.A.

Dennis Michels, M.A.

Denis Neumann, M.A.

Stefanie Ostheimer, M.A.

Pol Bargués Pedreny, M.A.

Franziska Perlick, B.A.

PD Dr. Alexandra Przyrembel

Jana Rademacher, M.A.

Jan Schablitzki, B.A.

Moritz Schönleber, B.A.

Jan Schuster, M.A.

Marcel Siepmann, M.A.

Christian Skorupa, B.A.

Jörn Skowronek

Christopher Smith, M.A.

Jutta Teuwsen, M.A.

Stephen Virchow, B.A.

Shahira Wassef

Dr. Silke Weinlich

Gisela Wohlfahrt, M.A.

Dr. Andrea Licata