Caroline Kögler
Caroline Kögler

Professorship for British Studies: Early Modern and Modern Texts (Prof. Stierstorfer)

Johannisstraße 12-20, Room 324
48143 Münster


Phone: +49 251 83-24826

caroline.koegler@wwu.de

Consultation hours: I won't be holding any office hours in the winter semester due to maternity leave. In urgent cases, please contact me via email or via Chris Wahlig (Chair for British Studies).
  • Research Areas

    • postcolonial studies
    • british studies
    • 18th century literature and culture
    • cross-overs between postcolonial theory, management, and marketing discourse
    • queer and gender theory/literature; intersectionality
    • South Africa, Caribbean
  • Doctoral Thesis

    Critical Branding: Postcolonial Studies and the Market

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  • CV

    Education

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    Assistant Professor, Chair of British Studies
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    PhD: "Critical Branding: Postcolonial Studies and the Market" (University of Münster)
    State Examination for Gymnasium/Gesamtschule (German & English)
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    Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (University of Münster)
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    State Examination for Berufskolleg (German & English)
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    English; University of the Exeter

    Positions

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    Gender and Equality Representative, Philologies, University of Münster (Gleichstellungsbeauftragte, Fachbereich 9)
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    Assistant Professor, Chair of British Studies Münster
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    Treasurer of Gesellschaft für Anglophone Postkoloniale Studien (GAPS, formerly GNEL/ASNEL)
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    Lecturer and researcher at the English Department, University of Münster
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    PhD "Critical Branding: Postcolonial Studies and the Market" (funded by the Friedrich-Naumann-Foundation); Defense: 11/2015
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    Research stay in Exeter, UK
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    Employed by the Chair for English, Postcolonial, and Media Studies to co-write a funding application
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    Literaturkommission für Westfalen, Münster (Studentisches Voluntariat)
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    Student Gender and Equality Representative, University of Exeter

    External functions

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    British Association for Eighteenth Century Studies
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    European Association for Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies (EACLALS)
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    Modern Language Association (MLA)
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    Postcolonial Studies Association, Social Networks Coordinator (Exec Committee since 2016)
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    Gesellschaft für Anglophone Postkoloniale Studien (GAPS; formerly GNEL/ASNEL) Treasurer (since 2013)
  • Teaching

     

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  • Projects

    • Emotion and Entitlement in the Age of Reason. New Literary Forms and the Politics of Emotion (since )
      Own funding
  • Publications

    • Koegler, Caroline. . Critical Branding. Postcolonial Studies and the Market. New York: Routledge. [In Press]
    • Koegler, Caroline. . ‘Judith Butler: Notes Toward a Performative Theory of Assembly.’ Symbolism. An International Annual of Critical Aesthetics . [In Press]
    • Koegler, Caroline. . ‘“The Market as a Dimension of Practice. Commodification, Ideology, and Postcolonial Studies.”.’ In Ideology in Postcolonial Texts and Contexts., edited by Katja Sarkowsky and Mark Stein, --. Leiden: Brill. [Accepted]
    • Koegler, Caroline. . ‘„At Whose Cost? A Critical Reading of Carolyn Cooper’s Keynote Lecture ‚Cross Talk: Jamaican Popular Music and the Politics of Translation.’“.’ In Contested Communities. GAPS/ASNEL Papers, edited by Mühleisen, Susanne, -. Leiden: Brill. [In Press]
    • Koegler, Caroline. . ‘Reworking Postcolonialism: Globalization, Labour and Rights (Ed. by Pavan Kumar Malreddy, Birte Heidemann, Ole Birk Laursen and Janet Wilson).’ EACLALS Newsletter .
    • Kögler, Caroline. . ‘Responding and Responsibility: Postcolonial Intertextuality in J.M. Coetzee's Foe.’ In Literaturtheorie als Theorie der Gesellschaft, edited by Promotionskolleg Literaturtheorie als Theorie der Gesellschaft, 315-342. Heidelberg: Winter.
    • Kögler, Caroline. . „"Am Ufer der Gedanken": Derek Walcotts transozeanische Collage karibischer Identität.In "Die Lyrik ist eine Insel, die sich vom Festland ablöst." Preis der Stadt Münster für Internationale Poesie 2013 an Derek Walcott und Werner von Koppenfels., herausgegeben von Hermann Wallmann, 42-49.
    • Kögler, Caroline. . ‘"On the Shore of the mind": Derek Walcott's transoceanic collage of Caribbean identity.’ In "Die Lyrik ist eine Insel, die sich vom Festland ablöst." Preis der Stadt Münster für Internationale Poesie 2013 an Derek Walcott und Werner von Koppenfels., edited by Hermann Wallmann und das Kulturamt Münster, 50-57.
    • Kögler, Caroline, with Michael Butt. . "Die Wirtschaftskrise aus der Sicht der Unternehmensberatungen".: Münster: Institut für Anlagen und Systemtechnologien.
    • Kögler, Caroline, with Marion Wood. . ‘Translation of Mechthild Curtius' "Landschaften – Landscapes".’ In Literatur in Westfalen, edited by Gödden, Walter, 375- 384.
  • Talks

    • Koegler, Caroline (): "Precarious urbanity: ‘The Jungle’ (Calais) and the politics of performing the urban". "Representing Poverty and Precarity in a Postcolonial World" (GAPS annual conference) , University of Bonn, Germany, .
    • Koegler, Caroline (): "Precarious urbanity: ‘The Jungle’ (Calais) and the politics of performing the urban". EACLALS triennial conference: "Performing the Urban: Embodiments, Inventories, Rhythms", University of Oviedo, Spain, .
    • Koegler, Caroline (): "Sexual Identity and Diaspora. Bernardine Evaristo's "Mr Loverman"". Hotspots Lecture Series, English Department Muenster, English Seminar, Muenster, .

    • Kögler, Caroline (): "Critical Branding in Postcolonial Studies". Triennial ACLALS conference, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, .
    • Kögler, Caroline (): "Postcolonial Studies and the Market". GAPS 2016; „The Postcolonial and the Material“, University of Augsburg, Germany, .
    • Kögler, Caroline (): "Orientalismen in der Postmoderne: Conchita Wurst und der Vorwurf kultureller Degeneration". FES Seminar "Königreiche der Ungleichheit", Friedrich-Ebert Stiftung, Würzburg, Germany, .

    • Kögler, Caroline (): "A Critique of Ideological Rejections of Market Practices in Postcolonial Studies". GAPS; „Ideologies in Postcolonial Texts and Contexts", University of Münster, Germany, .

    • Kögler, Caroline (): "Is Our Fascination with Uncommon Wealths Symptomatic of Our Own Frustration with 21st Century Capitalism?" Triennial EACALS conference; "Uncommon Wealths", University of Innsbruck, Austria, .

    • Kögler, Caroline (): "A Note on Interdisciplinary Debate: Postcolonialism and Economics – Commodification, Attitude, and Language Politics". Platform for Postcolonial Readings at the University of Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands, .

    • Kögler, Caroline (): "Do You Sometimes Feel Marginalised? – The Commodification of Marginality in Robert Young’s Postcolonialism. A Very Short Introduction". Conference "Narratives of Difference in the Global Literary Marketplace", University of Northampton, UK, .
    • Kögler, Caroline (): "Postcolonialism Meets Business Management". GAPS; "Post-Empire Imaginaries", University of Bern, Switzerland, .