Welcome to the Website of

"Project Fundamentalism"


Recent Publications

Fundamentalism And Literature


Klaus Stierstorfer (ed. and intro.) with Catherine Pesso-Miquel, Fundamentalism and Literature in English: An Assessment (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007).


 Journal Of Postcolonial Writing

Klaus Stierstorfer (ed. and intro.) with Nilufer Bharucha, "Literature as Resistance: Challenging Religious, Linguistic, Casteist, Racist and Sexist Essentialism", Special Issue, Journal of Postcolonial Writing 43.2 (2007) 121-231.


Literary Encounters


Klaus Stierstorfer (ed. and intro.) with Annette Kern-Stähler, Literary Encounters of Fundamentalism: A Casebook (Heidelberg: Winter, Heidelberg UP, 2008).



Writing Fundamentalism

  • Klaus Stierstorfer (ed.) with Axel Stähler, Writing Fundamentlism (Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2009).




  • Klaus Stierstorfer (ed.) with Catherine Pesso-Miquel, Burning Books: Addressing Fundamentalism in Literature and Popular Culture (New York: AMS Press, 2010).