Project: VLAC Fellow cluster project "Whither Trauma Theory? Debating the Future of Literary Research on the Memory of Catastrophe"
- project duration
- 01-FEB-09 – 30-JUN-09
- This collaborative research project aims to examine whether and how trauma studies can break with its monocultural and Eurocentric tendencies, which are at odds with the commitment to social justice on which the field prides itself, through the analysis of literary and cultural representations of various previously neglected traumatic histories.