Literature and Culture as Research Field
The University of Stuttgart’s Department of American Literature and Culture follows, in its diverse research interests and interdisciplinary cultural studies, the direction established by American Studies in North America. This includes a research field that reaches across subjects, and using a variety of theoretic and conceptual approaches, illuminates myriad aspects of American literature and culture.
Below you can find information about the unique research areas of our department:
Whit Frazier Peterson, M.A. from the American Studies department of the University of Stuttgart will be presenting his paper, "The Afrofuturist Historical Novel" at the American Literary Association conference in Boston on May 23, 2019.