Recent Publications

Carrie Smith, Maria Stehle and Beverly Weber. “Intimate Collaborations and Feminist Gatherings: A Manifesto for a Coalitional Academy.” Feminist German Studies, vol. 36, no. 1, University of Nebraska Press, June 2020, pp. 128–43. https://doi.org/10.1353/fgs.2020.0010 .

Beverly Weber. “Intersectionality and Refugee Justice: Feminist Approaches to Insecurity and Precarity.” The Routledge Handbook of Transformative Global Studies. Eds S. A. Hamed Hosseini, James Goodman, Sara Motta, and Barry K. Gills. Routledge, 2020: pp. 444-459.

Maria Stehle and Beverly Weber. “Gifts of Welcome: Precarity, Intimacy, and the Gift in Die Farbe des Ozeans (Peren, 2011) and Welcome (Lioret, 2009).” Northern Lights: Film & Media Studies Yearbook, edited by Temenuga Trifonova, vol. 18, 2020: pp. 69-83. https://doi.org/10.1386/nl_00014_1 

Beverly Weber. “Islamophobia East-West and the Politics of Hospitality in Contemporary Germany.” Journal of Contemporary European Studies, vol. 28, no. 1, 2020: pp. 44-56. https://doi.org/10.1080/14782804.2019.1651700 (Online publication 2019)

“Refugees and Islam: Representing Race, Rights, Cohabitation.” Journalism, Gender and Power. Eds. Cynthia Carter, Linda Steiner and Stuart Allan. Routledge, 2019.

“Introduction: Precarity/Heimatlosigkeit.” Seminar, A Journal of Germanic Studies, vol. 54, no. 4, 2018: pp. 411 – 417. With Gabi Kathöfer. [read more

“Heimat, Sustainability, Community: A Conversation with Karina Griffith and Peggy Piesche.” Seminar, A Journal of Germanic Studies, vol. 54, no. 4, 2018: pp. 418 – 427. With Gabi Kathöfer. [read more]

“Precarious Intimacies: Politics and Solidarities in Emine Sevgi Özdamar’s Die Brücke vom Goldenen Horn.” Gegenwartsliteratur: A German Studies Yearbook, vol. xvii, 2018. pp. 115-113. [read more]

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Books

Precarious Intimacies: The Politics of Touch in Contemporary Western European Cinema

Maria Stehle and Beverly Weber

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Violence and Gender in the “New” Europe: Islam in German Culture

Beverly Weber

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Violence and Gender in the "New Europe": Islam in Germany Today

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Handbook of Transformative Global Studies

So excited to see this book in (digital) print (hope to hold a print copy someday!) Check it out at https://www.routledge.com/The-Routledge-Handbook-of-Transformative-Global-Studies/Hosseini-Goodman-Motta-Gills/p/book/9781138601123 32. Intersectionality and Refugee...

Covid-19, Academic Labor and Feminist Responses

We are excited to announce the launch of our series, Feminist Responses to Covid-19 at the Digital Feminist Collective. Our first contribution, entitled “The Hollow Privilege of Immobility in the Time of Covid-19,” has been written by Jenn...

Gifts of welcome: Precarity, intimacy and the gift in Die Farbe des Ozeans (Peren, 2011) and Welcome (Lioret, 2009)

Gifts of welcome: Precarity, intimacy and the gift in Die Farbe des Ozeans (Peren, 2011) and Welcome (Lioret, 2009). With Maria Stehle . This article examines the role of Europe as gift in Lioret's Welcome (2009) and Peren's Die Farbe des Ozeans (2011) by focusing on...

The Humanities Without Nostalgia – The Chronicle of Higher Education

The adjunctification of the university and its ongoing toxicity for those who are not straight white men - this is the crisis, not the loss of the (white male fantasy) of the good ole' humanities of the past....
The German Refugee Crisis after Cologne

The German Refugee Crisis after Cologne

Hi everybody, The digital version of this issue on Insecurity was unavailable for a long time, but now it's available at Duke Press! Very grateful for the hard work and patience of our editors, Nadine Attewell and Janice Ho. There's some great stuff in there, and...

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Seminar: Precarity/Heimatlosigkeit

Seminar: Precarity/Heimatlosigkeit

Available online now! Our co-edited special issue of Seminar: Precarity/Heimatlosigkeit Introduction: Precarity/Heimatlosigkeit Gabi Kathöfer, Beverly Weber 54(4), pp. 411–417 Heimat, Sustainability, Community: A Conversation with Karina Griffith and Peggy Piesche...

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“Empathy” over at the Digital Feminist Collective

“Empathy” over at the Digital Feminist Collective

A piece I wrote this summer over at the Digital Feminist Collective: https://digitalfeministcollective.net/index.php/2018/07/02/empathy/ "Empathy."  "I am suspicious of this feeling. Can you ever feel me? Can I ever feel you? What is this feeling, and what...

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