ERA Gender-Net Plus Project
MASCAGE
Analyzing social constructions of ageing
masculinities and their cultural representations
in contemporary European literatures and cinemas

PUBLICATIONS

MASCAGE Bibliography: Age, Gender, Disability and Literature

José María Armengol, Selected Publications

Edited Volumes

Armengol, Josep M., ed. No Country for Old Men? Re-Visions of Aging Masculinities in Contemporary U.S. Fiction. New York: Palgrave, in preparation.

Journal Articles

Armengol, Josep M. "Aging as Emasculation? Rethinking Aging Masculinities in Contemporary U.S. Fiction." Critique: Studies in Contemporary Fiction 59.3 (2018): 355-367, DOI: 10.1080/00111619.2017.1386157.

Armengol, Josep M. "Book Review: Aging Heroes: Growing Old in Popular Culture." Men and Masculinities 20.5 (2017) 625-636, DOI: 10.1177/1097184X17737591 

Rüdiger Kunow, Selected Publications

Books, Edited Volumes and Journal Issues:

Material Bodies: Biology and Culture in the United States. American Studies Monograph Series 286. Heidelberg: Winter, 2018.

(Co-edited with Stephan Mussil). Text or Context: Reflections on Literary and Cultural Criticism. ZAA Monograph Series, 15. Würzburg: Königshausen und Neumann, 2013.

(Co-edited with Heike Hartung). Special Issue: “Age Studies.” Amerikastudien/American Studies. 56.1 (2011).

(Co-edited with Renate Brosch). Transgressions: Cultural Interventions in the Global Manifold. Trier: wvt, 2005

Book Chapters and Journal Articles:

“Lives without Memory: Alzheimer's Narratives.” Developing Transnational American Studies. Ed. Nadja Gernalzick and Heike C. Spickermann. Intercultural Studies, 8. Heidelberg: Winter, 2019. 103-112.

“‘About Suffering They Were Never Wrong, The Old Masters’: Human Pain and the Crucible of Representation.” Embodied Narration: Illness, Death and Dying in Modern Culture. Ed. Heike Hartung. Bielefeld: transcript, 2018. 51-65.

“The Biology of Geography: disease and disease ecologies in the Americas.” The Routledge Companion to Inter-American Studies. Ed. Wilfried Raussert. New York: Routledge, 2017. 296-307.

“Postcolonial Theory and Old Age: An Explorative Essay.” Journal of Aging Studies 39 (2016): 101-108. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaging.

“Obama Care.” Obama and Transnational American Studies. Ed. Alfred Hornung. Heidelberg: Winter, 2016. 203-220.

“Intimate Ties: Biotic Mobility and Inter-American Studies.” Mobile and Entangled America(s). Ed. Maryamma Graham and Wilfried Raussert. New York: Routledge, 2016. Print.

“From Womb to Tomb.” The Journey of Life in American Life and Literature. Ed. Peter Freese. Heidelberg: Winter, 2015. 81-90.

“Another Kind of Intimacy: Care as Transnational and Transcultural Relationship” Age, Culture, Humanities 2 (2015): 329-335.

“Forgetting Memory: Poetry and Alzheimer's Disease.” Recovery and Transgression: Memory in American Poetry. Ed. Kornelia Freitag. Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015. 281-296.

“Literary Criticism.” Historisch-Kritisches Wörterbuch des Marxismus. Bd. 8/II. Hamburg: Argument Verlag, 2015. Sp. 1219-1228.

“Preemptive Biographies: Life and the Life Course in the Age of Security Administration.” Alive and Kicking at All Ages. Ed. Ulla Kriebernegg, Roberta Maierhofer, and Barbara Ratzenböck. Aging Studies, 5. Bielefeld: Transcript, 2014. 101-116.

“The Biology of Community: Contagious Diseases, Old Age, Biotech, and Cultural Studies.” Communicating Disease: Cultural Representations of American Medicine. Ed. Carmen Birkle and Johanna Heil. American Studies: A Monograph Series, 236. Heidelberg: Winter, 2013. 265-287.

“The Pain of Representation.” Text or Context: Reflections on Literary and Cultural Criticism. Ed. Rüdiger Kunow and Stephan Mussil. ZAA Monograph Series, 15. Würzburg: Königshausen und Neumann, 2013. 79-93.

“‘Watching one another out of fear’: Affective Communities and Medical Emergencies in the United States.” The Politics of Passion: Reframing Affect and Emotion in Global Modernity. Ed. Dirk Wiemann and Lars Eckstein. Frankfurt/Main: Peter Lang, 2013. 51-68.

“Alter(n) und Globalisierung.” Alter(n) in Literatur und Kultur der Gegenwart. Ed. Rudolf Freiburg und Dirk Kretzschmar. Würzburg: Königshausen und Neumann, 2012. 53-77.

“Chronologically Gifted? ‘Old Age’ in American Culture." Amerikastudien / American Studies 56,1 (2011): 23-44.

“Introduction: Age Studies.” (with Heike Hartung) Amerikastudien / American Studies 56,1 (2011): 15-22.

“City of Germs: Biological Identities and Ethnic Cultures in the Metropolis.” EthniCities: Metropolitan Cultures and Ethnic Identities in the Americas. Ed. Martin Butler, Jens Martin Gurr, and Olaf Kaltmeier. Interamerican Studies / Estudios Interamericanos, 3. Trier: wvt, 2011. 171-189.

“Old Age and Globalization.” A Guide to Humanistic Studies in Aging. Ed. Thomas R. Cole, Ruth E. Ray, and Robert Kastenbaum. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010. 293-318.

“In Sickness and in Health: Transnationalism Reconsidered.” Virtually American? Denationalizing North American Studies. Ed. Mita Banerjee. Heidelberg: Winter, 2009. 23-36.

“The Coming of Age: The Descriptive Organization of Later Life.” Representation and Decoration in a Postmodern Age. Ed. Alfred Hornung and Rüdiger Kunow. Heidelberg: Winter, 2009. 295-309.

“‘Ins Graue’: Zur kulturellen Konstruktion von Altern und Alter.” Alter und Geschlecht. Ed. Heike Hartung. Bielefeld: transcript, 2005, 21-43.

“People of the Crossing: The Subcontinental Diaspora in the United States.” Transgressions: Cultural Interventions in the Global Manifold. Ed. Renate Brosch and Rüdiger Kunow. Trier: wvt, 2005, pp. 39-58.

“Epidemie als Signifikation: Die sogenannte ‘AIDS-Krise’ und die US-amerikanische Literatur.” Literatur und soziale Erfahrung am Ende des 20. Jahrhunderts. Ed. Christa Ebert und Brigitte Sändig. Ost-West-Diskurse, 4 (2003), 77-99.

“Körper im Transit: Migrantinnen in der Literatur der indischen Diaspora in den USA.” Verkörperungen: Über die allmähliche Verfertigung der Geschlechter. Ed. Andrea Kinsky-Ehritt und Anja Bandau. Potsdamer Studien zur Frauen- und Geschlechterforschung, 5: 1-2 (2001), 75-88.

“‘Emotion Recollected in Tranquility’? Representing the Holocaust in Fiction.” Emotion in Postmodernism. Ed. Gerhard Hoffmann and Alfred Hornung. Heidelberg: Winter, 1997, pp. 247-69.

Heike Hartung, Selected Publications

Books, Edited Volumes and Journal Issues:

Ageing, Gender, and Illness in Anglophone Literature: Narrating Age in the Bildungsroman. New York and London: Routledge, 2016.

(Ed.) Embodied Narration. Illness, Death and Dying in Modern Culture. Bielefeld: transcript, 2018.

(Co-edited with Rüdiger Kunow): Special Issue: “Age Studies.” Amerikastudien/American Studies. 56.1 (2011).

(Co-edited with Roberta Maierhofer): Narratives of Life: Mediating Age. Münster/Wien: LIT, 2009 (Reihe: Aging Studies in Europe).

(Co-edited with Roberta Maierhofer): Special Issue: “Narratives of Life: Aging and Identity.” Journal of Aging, Humanities and the Arts (JAHA), 1.3/4 (2007).

(Co-edited with Dorothea Reinmuth, Christiane Streubel, Angelika Uhlmann: Graue Theorie. Die Kategorien Alter und Geschlecht im kulturellen Diskurs. Köln, Weimar: Böhlau, 2007.

(Ed.) Alter und Geschlecht. Repräsentationen, Geschichten und Theorien des Alter(n)s. Bielefeld: transcript, 2005.

Book Chapters and Journal Articles

“Reifungsroman/Vollendungsroman/Bildungsroman.” Encyclopedia of Gerontology and Population Aging. Ed. Danan Gu, Matthew E. Dupre. Cham: Spinger, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-69892-2_255-1.

“Embodied Narrations of the End of Life: Toward a Thanatological Biopolitics of Modern Culture.” Embodied Narration. Illness, Death and Dying in Modern Culture. Bielefeld: transcript, 2018, 21-50.

“Introduction: The Concept of Embodiment in Modern Culture.” Embodied Narration. Illness, Death and Dying in Modern Culture. Bielefeld: transcript, 2018, 9-19.

“Longevity Narratives: Darwinism and Beyond.” Journal of Aging Studies 47 (2018): 84-89. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaging.2018.03.002

“Alter und Geschlecht im kulturellen Diskurs. Zur Doppelmoral in Alternsnarrativen und Altersbildern./Age and Gender in Cultural Discourse. The Double Standard in the Narratives and Images of Aging.” Die Kraft des Alters/Aging Pride. Katalog zur Ausstellung im Unteren Belvedere, Wien. Ed. Stella Rollig, Sabine Fellner. Wien: Verlag für Moderne Kunst, 2017. 256-274.

“Fantastic Reversals of Time: Representations of Ageing in the Fantastic Mode.” Frontiers of Narrative Studies 3.2 (2017): 336-359.

“Late Style as Exile: De/colonising the life course.” Journal of Aging Studies 39 (2016): 96-100. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaging.2016.06.003

“Gendered Constructions of Ageing: (In)Visible Older Women in Detective Fiction.” Frederike Offizier, Marc Priewe, Ariane Schröder (Eds.) Crossroads in American Studies: Transnational and Biocultural Encounters. Heidelberg: Winter, 2016. 429-447.

“‘At times it feels as if life is the greatest loser’: Old Age, Death and Grief in Julian Barnes’s Later Works.” Brigitte Glaser, Barbara Puschmann-Nalenz (Eds.) Narrating Loss. Representations of Mourning, Nostalgia and Melancholia in Contemporary Anglophone Fictions. Trier: Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, 2014. 141-160.

“Apocalypse and Old Age: Imminent Ends and Lacking Futures.” Katrin Röder, Ilse Wischer (Eds.) Anglistentag 2012 Potsdam. Proceedings. Trier: Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, 2013. 213–226.

“Introduction: Age Studies.” (with Rüdiger Kunow), Special Issue: “Age Studies.” Amerikastudien/American Studies 56.1 (2011):15–22.

“The Limits of Development? Narratives of Growing up/Growing Old in Narrative.” Special Issue: “Age Studies.” Amerikastudien/American Studies. 56.1 (2011): 45–66.

“Fremde im Spiegel: Körperwahrnehmung und Demenz.” Sabine Mehlmann, Sigrid Ruby (Hgg.): ‘Für Dein Alter siehst Du gut aus!’: Körpernormierungen zwischen Temporalität und Medialität. Bielefeld: transcript, 2010. 123–138.

“First Person, Third Person, No Other Person? The Cultural Dynamics of Dementia and Old Age.” Stephan Gramley, Ralf Schneider (Eds.): Encounter and Experience: Cultures in Process. Bielefeld: Aisthesis, 2010. 143–150.

“Narratives of Life: Mediating Age – Introduction.” (with Roberta Maierhofer), Narratives of Life: Mediating Age. Münster/Wien: LIT, 2009. 5–18.

“Narratives of Life: Aging and Identity – Introduction.” (with Roberta Maierhofer), Special Issue: “Narratives of Life: Aging and Identity.” Journal of Aging, Humanities and the Arts (JAHA), 1.3/4 (2007): 123–128.

“Alter zwischen Neid und Mitleid: Kulturelle Erzählungen vom Altern im sentimentalen Diskurs.” In: Graue Theorie: Die Kategorien Alter und Geschlecht im kulturellen Diskurs. Köln: Böhlau, 2007. 175–193.

“Einleitung.” (with Dorothea Reinmuth, Christiane Streubel, Angelika Uhlmann). Graue Theorie. Die Kategorien Alter und Geschlecht im kulturellen Diskurs. Köln: Böhlau, 2007. 1–12.

“‘Spinster Sleuth’ und ‘Iron Dowager’ – Lebensgeschichten und alte Frauen im Detektivroman.” Alter und Geschlecht, Repräsentationen, Geschichten und Theorien des Alter(n)s. Bielefeld: transcript, 2005. 191–210.

“Zwischen Verfalls- und Erfolgsgeschichte. Zwiespältige Wahrnehmungen des Alter(n)s.” Alter und Geschlecht, Repräsentationen, Geschichten und Theorien des Alter(n)s. Bielefeld: transcript, 2005. 7–18.

“Small World? – Narrative Annäherungen an Alzheimer.” SPIEL, Siegener Periodicum zur Internationalen Empirischen Literaturwissenschaft, “Alte Menschen und Medien – Alter im Spannungsfeld zwischen Kultur und Medien”, 24 (2005): 163–178.

Matthew Sweney, Selected Publications

Sweney, Matthew. Básník Sylvester Pollet [The Poet Sylvester Pollet]. Trans. Robert Hýsek. Prague: H&H, 2011. [Monograph on an American poet, who wrote many poems about ageing and dying.]

Sweney, Matthew. “American Homo Depraved: Mike Hammer as American Hero,” in Peprník, Michal and Sweney, Matthew (eds.) America: Home of the Brave. Olomouc: Palacký University Press, 2005. 197–216. [An essay on the toxic masculinity of the enormously popular 1950s Mike Hammer series by Mickey Spillane.]

Matthew Sweney, Selected Translations

Blatný, Ivan. The Drug of Art. Ed. Veronika Tuckerová. Translated and with afterwords by Matthew Sweney, Justin Quinn, Alex Zucker, Anna Moschovakis. Brooklyn, New York: Ugly Duckling Presse, 2008. [Poems by a Czech exile writer on ageing and facing death.]

Mikeš, Petr. Benatské iluminace / Venetian Illuminations. Trans. Matthew Sweney. Prague: H&H, 2012. [Poems by a Czech poet on ageing and facing death.]

Mikeš, Petr. Jen slova / Just Words. Trans. Matthew Sweney, Petr Mikeš, Kerry Shawn Keys. Prague: fra, 2005. [Poems on ageing and facing death.]

Mikeš, Petr. Proud tmy / The Stream of Darkness. Trans. Matthew Sweney. Bucksport, ME, USA: Backwoods Broadsides, 2003. [Poems on ageing and facing death.]

Mikeš, Petr. Starý dům [Old House]. Trans. Matthew Sweney. Olomouc: Periplum, 2008. [Poems on ageing and facing death.]

Margaret O’Neill, Selected Publications

Books, Edited Volumes and Journal Issues:

(Co-edited with Michaela Schrage-Früh) Women and Ageing: Private Meaning, Social Lives. Special Issue. Life Writing 16.1 (January 2019).

(Co-edited with Michaela Schrage-Früh) Women and Ageing in Irish Writing, Drama and Film. Special Issue of Nordic Irish Studies 17.1 (November 2018).

(Co-edited with Cathy McGlynn and Michaela Schrage-Früh). Ageing Women in Literature and Visual Culture: Reflections, Refractions, Reimaginings. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017.

Book Chapters and Journal Articles:

“Ageing Families and Generational Connection in Contemporary Irish Writing.” (with Michaela Schrage-Früh). The New Irish Studies: Twenty-First-Century Critical Revisions. Ed. Paige Reynolds. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2020. [accepted for publication]

Editorial. (with Michaela Schrage-Früh). “Women and Ageing: Private Meaning, Social Lives.” Life Writing 16.1 (January 2019): 1-8.

“Kate O’Brien: A Portrait of the Author in Old Age.” Special Issue: Women and Ageing in Irish Literature and Film. Ed. Margaret O’Neill and Michaela Schrage-Früh. Nordic Irish Studies 17.1 (2018): 161-173.

“Introduction.” (with Michaela Schrage-Früh) Women and Ageing in Irish Writing, Drama and Film. Special Issue of Nordic Irish Studies 17.1 (November 2018). 1-12.

“Introduction” (with Cathy McGlynn and Michaela Schrage-Früh. Ageing Women in Literature and Visual Culture: Reflections, Refractions, Reimaginings. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. 1-20.

“‘This is How Time Unfolds When You Are Old’: Subjectivity, Ageing and Joseph O’Connor’s Ghost Light.” Ageing Women in Literature and Visual Culture: Reflections, Refractions, Reimaginings. Ed. Cathy McGlynn, Margaret O'Neill, and Michaela Schrage-Früh. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. 289-301.

Michaela Schrage-Früh, Selected Publications

Books, Edited Volumes and Journal Issues:

(Co-edited with Cathy McGlynn and Margaret O’Neill). Ageing Women in Literature and Visual Culture: Reflections, Refractions, Reimaginings. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017.

(Co-edited with Margaret O’Neill). Women and Ageing: Private Meaning, Social Lives. Special Issue. Life Writing 16.1 (January 2019).

(Co-edited with Margaret O’Neill). Women and Ageing in Irish Writing, Drama and Film. Special Issue of Nordic Irish Studies 17.1 (November 2018).

Book Chapters and Journal Articles:

“Ageing Families and Generational Connection in Contemporary Irish Writing.” (with Margaret O’Neill). The New Irish Studies: Twenty-First-Century Critical Revisions. Ed. Paige Reynolds. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2020. [accepted for publication]

Editorial (with Margaret O’Neill). “Women and Ageing: Private Meaning, Social Lives.” Life Writing 16.1 (January 2019): 1-8.

“Introduction.” (with Margaret O’Neill). Women and Ageing in Irish Writing, Drama and Film. Special Issue of Nordic Irish Studies 17.1 (November 2018). 1-12.

“Reimagining the Fourth Age: The Ageing Mother in the Poetry of Mary Dorcey and Paul Durcan.” Special Issue: Women and Ageing in Irish Literature and Film. Ed. Michaela Schrage-Früh and Margaret O’Neill. Nordic Irish Studies 17.1 (2018): 77-93.

“Introduction” (with Cathy McGlynn and Margaret O’Neill.  Ageing Women in Literature and Visual Culture: Reflections, Refractions, Reimaginings. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. 1-20.

“‘Embarking, Not Dying’: Clare Boylan’s Beloved Stranger as Reifungsroman.” Ageing Women in Literature and Visual Culture: Reflections, Refractions, Reimaginings. Ed. Cathy McGlynn, Margaret O'Neill, and Michaela Schrage-Früh. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. 55-71.

Emerging Identities: Myth, Nation and Gender in the Poetry of Eavan Boland, Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill and Medbh McGuckian. Trier: WVT, 2004. [chapter on Eavan Boland’s poetry dealing with the theme of women and ageing].

Oana Ursulesku (Hergenröther), Selected Publications

Books and Edited Volumes:

Lica priče: Intermedijalno pripovedanje Pola Ostera Mediterran Publishing, Novi Sad, 2019

Co-editor of book series Shifting Perspectives: Personal and Political Transformations, Off Campus: Seggau School of Thought, Vol. I (Grazer Universitätsverlag & Leykam Verlag, ISBN 978-3-7011-0359-1), Vol. II (ISBN 978-3-7011-0406-2) and Vol. III (ISBN 978-3-7011-0407-9)

(Co-edited with Dagmar Gramshammer-Hohl): Foreign Countries of Old Age: East and Southeast European Perspectives on Aging(upcoming with transcript in March 2020) (ISBN 978-3-8376-4554-5)

Book Chapters and Journal Articles:

“Liminality in Brooklyn: Paul Auster’s Use of Photography in Film and Fiction” in: Transformation, Transgressions, and Trust, Off Campus: Seggau School of Thought, Vol. II, Leykam Verlag – Karl-Franzens Universität Graz, Austria, 2018, 91-99.

“In Between the ‘Brows’: The Influx of Highbrow Literature into Popular Music” ELOPE: English Language Overseas Perspectives and Enquiries, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, 2016, Vol. 13 (1), 81-95.

“Physical and Moral Disease in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof by Tennessee Williams” Europa 14/7, Novi Sad, Serbia, 2014, 78-86.

“Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon: Distorted Loves” Borderlands: Journal for Anglo-American Studies, Vol. I, Issue 1, Novi Sad, Serbia, 2012, 49-63.

“I Love You So Much I Have to Kill You: Eros and Thanatos in Angela Carter’s The Bloody ChamberStudii de Ştiinţă și cultură 1/7, Universitatea de Vest Vasile Goldiș, Arad, România 2011, 127-139.

“P. Auster, The New York Trilogy (“City of Glass”): Urban Space and the Postmodern” Buletin Ştiinţific, Universitatea de Nord, Baia Mare, România, Seria A, VOL. XIX, 2010, 187-198.

“Estul şi Vestul în Pământul de sub tălpile ei al lui Salman Rushdie,” Europa, 3/2 Novi Sad, Serbia, 2010, 42-45.

“Martin Amis: Banii - Un prototip al vremurilor noastre?” Europa, 2/4, Novi Sad, Serbia, 2010. 150-151.

Oana Ursulesku (Hergenröther), Selected Translations

Aco Stanković, Epoca de aur (povestiri), 200 pgs., Tempus, Timișoara, 2016

Numerous translations (short fiction) in literary magazines and periodicals in Serbia and Romania (between English, Romanian, and Serbian)

Roberta Maierhofer, Selected Publications

Books, Edited Volumes and Journal Issues:

Salty Old Women: Eine anokritische Untersuchung zu Frauen, Altern und Identität in der amerikanischen Literatur, Essen 2003 (= Arbeiten zur Amerikanistik 32).

(Co-edited with Simone Francescato, Valeria Minghetti, Eva-Maria Trinkaus): Senior Tourism: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Aging and Traveling. Bielefeld. Transcript. 2017.

(Co-edited with Ulla Kriebernegg, Hermine Penz): Intercultural Encounters in Education. Vienna. LIT. 2014.

(Co-edited with Ulla Kriebernegg, Barbara Ratzenböck): Alive and Kicking at All Ages: Cultural Constructions of Health and Life Course Identity. Bielefeld. transcript. 2014.

(Co-edited with Ulla Kriebernegg): The Ages of Life: Living and Aging in Conflict? Bielefeld. Transcript. 2013.

(Co-edited with Ulla Kriebernegg, Hermine Penz): Interkulturalität und Bildung. Wien. Lit. 2012.

(Co-edited with Ulla Kriebernegg, Gerald Lamprecht, Andres Strutz): Nach Amerika nämlich!“ Jüdische Migrationen in die Amerikas im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert. Göttingen. Wallstein. 2012.

(Co-edited with Heike Hartung): Narratives of Life: Mediating Age. Münster/Wien: LIT, 2009 (Aging Studies in Europe).

(Co-edited with Heike Hartung): Special Issue: “Narratives of Life: Aging and Identity.” Journal of Aging, Humanities and the Arts (JAHA), 1.3/4 (2007).

Book Chapters and Journal Articles:

“Feminism and Aging.” Encyclopedia of Gerontology and Population Aging. Ed. Danan Gu, Matthew E. Dupre. Cham: Spinger, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-69892-2_253-1.


“The Many Functions of Furniture: Re-Discovering Mentors through Narratives of Material and Immaterial Convoys.” Re-Discovering Age(ing): Narratives of Mentorship. Ed. Núria Casado-Gual, Emma Domínguez-Rué, Maricel Oró-Piqueras. Bielefeld: transcript, 2019. 105-118.

“(Un)Comfortably Moving Out of the Comfort Zone: Life as Travel.” Senior Tourism. Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Aging and Traveling. Ed. Simone Francescato, Roberta Maierhofer, Valeria Minghetti, Eva-Maria Trinkaus. Bielefeld: transcript, 2017. 77-96.

“Just Doing It: Chancen und Möglichkeiten universitärer Internationalisierung am Beispiel der Graz International Summer School Seggau.” In: OEAD (Ed.): International Lectures. Innsbruck. Studienverlag. 2016. 104-109.

“Starting Points for Shifting Perspectives and Seggau School of Thought. In: Maureen Daly Goggin, Barbara Ratzenböck, Oana Ursulesku, Hamed Tayebi (Ed.): Shifting Perspectives: Personal and Political Transformations. Graz: Grazer Universitätsverlag. 2016. 7-9.

“Nicht für Hund und Katz: Die Anfänge der Vereinbarkeit von Familie/Beruf an der Universität Graz.” In: Julia Spiegl (Ed.): Ursachen, Auswirkungen und Unterstützungsmöglichkeiten der Vereinbarkeit von Beruf und familiären Sorgepflichten gegenüber minderjährigen und/oder pflegebedürftigen Angehörigen. Berlin. Springer. 2016. 1-7.

“Begegnung in Bewegung.” In: Gesellschaft und Politik: Zeitschrift fuer soziales und wirtschafliches Engagement. 4/15-1/16. 2016. 33-36.

“Aging Studies als Kulturtheorie und -methode: Eine anokritische Betrachtung.” In: Andrea von Hülsen-Esch (Ed.): Alter(n) neu denken. Bielefeld. Transcript. 2015. 93-118.

“Aging as Continuity and Change: Age as Personal and Soical Transformation.” In: Flocel Sabaté (Ed.): Identities on the Move. 2014. 387-402.

“Das Selbst im Kontext des Lebens. Überlegungen zur Darstellung des Lebensverlaufs.” In: Konstantin Lindner, Andrea Kabus, Ralph Bergold, Harald Schwillus (Eds.): Erinnern und Erzählen:Theologische, geistes-, human- und kulturwissenschaftliche Perspektiven. Münster. LIT. 2013. 15-23.

“Gerontophobie und Anophobie oder Das Selbst im Anderen.” In: Dietmar Goltschnigg (Ed.): Angst - Lähmender Stillstand und Motor des Fortschritts. Tübingen Stauffenburg. 2012. 127 – 134.

“Das Leben als narrativer Akt: Altern als Erzählen.” In: Helga Mitterbauer, Katharina Scherke (Ed.): Moderne. Kulturwissenschaftliches Jahrbuch 6 (2010/11): Altern. 2012. 97 – 112.

“Der seltsame Fall von Zeit und Erinnerung: Eine kulturwissenschaftliche Einführung in Altern und Identität.” In: Dietmar Goltschnigg (Ed.): Phänomen Zeit. Dimensionen und Strukturen in Kultur und Wissenschaft. Tübingen. Stauffenburg Verlag. 2011. 207 – 212.

“Altwerden oder Jungsterben: Kulturwissenschaftliche Überlegungen zum Thema pflegende Angehörige.” In: Magareta Kreimer, Isabella Meier (Ed.): “Die Angehörigen wissen am besten was gut ist”. Eine Analyse des Systems der familiären Langzeitpflege und dessen Auswirkungen auf die Lage pflegender Angehöriger. Graz. Grazer Universitätsverlag - Leykam. 2011. 19 – 38.

“Acculturating Age: Approaches to Cultural Gerontology (Preface).” In: Brian J. Worsfold (Ed.): Acculturating Age: Appraoches to Cultural Gerontology. Lleida. Edicions i Publicacions de la Universitat Lleida. 2011.

“Generations Connecting: Alzheimer's Disease and Changes of Cultural Values.” In: Beate Neumeier (Ed.): EngAGEing Questions. Gender and Age. In: Gender Forum: an Internet Platform for Gender and Women's Studies 28. 2010.

“Das Selbst im Kontext des Lebens. Eine amerikanistische Überlegung zur Darstellung des Lebensverlaufs.” In: Werner Hauser, Günter Milly (Ed.): Mensch - Gruppe - Gesellschaft: Von bunten Wiesen und deren GärtnerInnen. Wien. NWV. 2010. 513-528.

“A Patchwork Jew: Starke Töchter gebären starke Mütter. Jüdische Frauengestalten, die gestalten.” In: Gerald Lamprecht (Ed.): “So wirkt ihr lieb und hilfsbereit ...” Jüdische Frauen in der Geschichte. 2009. 135-152.

“Mensch, Alte! Frauen, Altern und Identität - eine kulturwissenschaftliche Einführung.” In: Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz (Ed.): Was ist der Mensch? Grazer Universitätsverlag. 2008. 81-97.

“Der gefährliche Aufbruch zum Selbst: Frauen, Altern und Identität in der amerikanischen Kultur. Eine anokritische Einführung.” In: Ursula Pasero, Gertrud M. Backes, Klaus R. Schroeter (Ed.): Altern in Gesellschaft. Ageing - Diversity - Inclusion. Deutschland. VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften. 2007. 111-127.

“An Anocritical Reading of American Culture: The Old Woman as the New American Hero.” In: Journal of Aging, Humanities, and the Arts. 2007. 23-33.

“Narratives of Life: Aging and Identity - an Introduction” (with Heike Hartung). In: Journal of Aging, Humanities, and the Arts. 2007. 123-128.

“The Old Woman as the Prototypical American - An Anocritical Approach to Gender, Age, and Identity.” In: W. Hölbling, K. Rieser (Ed.): What is American- New Identities in US Culture. Münster. Lit Verlag. 2004.

“Nachhaltige Internationale Beziehungen. In: G. Steiner, A. Posch (Ed.): Innovative Forschung und Lehre für eine nachhaltige Entwicklung. Springer. 2004.

“Third Pregnancy: Women, Ageing, and Identity in American Culture.” In: Christa Jansohn (Ed.): Old Age and Ageing in British and American Literature and Culture. Münster. 2002. 155-171.

“Maggie Kuhn und ihre Gray Panthers: Ein Frauenleben zwischen Anpassung und Rebellion.” in: L´Homme 11,2 (2000), 301-307.

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