2020

Katherine Stone

Assistant Professor of German Studies, University of Warwick

Warwickshire (UK)

From January 12 to January 16, 2020

Biography —

 Dr Katherine Stone is Assistant Professor in German Studies at the University of Warwick. Her research applies a feminist lens to the cultural memory of National Socialism and World War II, with a current focus on the memory of wartime rape. She has also published on representations of motherhood in contemporary German literature and television. With Valerie Heffernan, she has analyzed the #regrettingmotherhood debate that emerged in German mainstream and social media as a response to the work of Israeli sociologist Orna Donath.

Project —

 Dr Katherine Stone is Assistant Professor in German Studies at the University of Warwick. Her research applies a feminist lens to the cultural memory of National Socialism and World War II, with a current focus on the memory of wartime rape. She has also published on representations of motherhood in contemporary German literature and television. With Valerie Heffernan, she has analyzed the #regrettingmotherhood debate that emerged in German mainstream and social media as a response to the work of Israeli sociologist Orna Donath.