Key researcher

Sandra Vlasta, Dr. (2008, University of Vienna), is currently a researcher at the Department of General and Comparative Literature at the Gutenberg Institute for World Literature and Written Media at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz where she was  a Marie-Skłodowska-Curie-Fellow from October 2017 to March 2020. She is the author of Contemporary Migration Literature in German and English (Brill/Rodopi, 2016) and has published on multilingualism and travel writing.

Main areas of research

  • travelogue and travel writing
  • migration and literature
  • multilingualism in literature
  • cultural transfer
  • intercultural literature and theory
  • postcolonial literature and theory

Curriculum vitae