Department of English

Department of English

Fabienne Blaser, MA

SNF PhD Candidate and Directors' Assistant

Department of English

E-Mail
fabienne.blaser@ens.unibe.ch
Office
D 202 / D 213
Postal Address
Department of English
University of Bern
Länggassstrasse 49, Unitobler
CH - 3012 Bern
Attendance
Directors' Assistant: Wednesday and Friday Morning (D202)

Since August 2020,  Fabienne Blaser is a PhD student and Directors’ Assistant at the University of Bern. She was selected as one of two doctoral students to be part of the SNSF-funded project The Beach in the Long Twentieth Century, under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Virginia Richter and PD Dr. Ursula Kluwick. Fabienne Blaser is working on her dissertation, which examines representations of disaster in contemporary anglophone literature and is methodologically situated at the intersection of disaster studies, ecocriticism and littoral studies. She previously completed her MA in English at the University of Bern.

Research Interests:

contemporary anglophone literature, postcolonial literatures, ecocriticism, disaster studies, blue humanities, the beach in literature, spatial studies