Department of English

Department of English

Jakhan Pirhulyieva, MA

PhD Candidate

Modern English Literature

Postal Address
Department of English
Länggassstr. 49
CH – 3012 Bern
Consultation Hour
By appointment

Jakhan Pirhulyieva is a PhD student and doctoral assistant under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Virginia Richter. She is currently working on her application for a Doc.CH (SNF). The provisional title of her project is "Polar Exploration in Romantic Fiction: Narratives of Ships and Ice Realms". 

Research Interests:

English literature of the 19th century, Contemporary English literature, space and spatiality, literature and science, travel, mobility, the problem of identity, postcolonial studies.