Priv.-Doz. Dr. Fergal Lenehan



Zuständigkeit

Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter für den Kulturraum GB/Irland.            Erasmus-Koordinator.

Kontakt

Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
Institut f. Deutsch als Fremd- u. Zweitsprache u. Interkulturelle Studien
Bereich Interkulturelle Wirtschaftskommunikation
Ernst-Abbe-Platz 8, Raum 605
07743 Jena

fergal.lenehan@uni-jena.de

Tel.: +49 (0)3641 - 944379
Fax: +49 (0)3641 - 944372

 

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Curriculum Vitae

Ausbildung

  • 2005-2009 Promotion zum Dr. phil. am Institut für Kulturwissenschaften/Vergleichende Kulturgeschichte der Universität Leipzig 2009
  • 2006-2008 DAAD-Stipendiat
  • 2003 MA in German Cultural Studies, 2001 BA in Geschichte und Deutsch am University College Dublin,

Arbeitserfahrung

  • seit Oktober 2010 Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter an der Friedrich-Schiller-Universität in Jena
  • 2009-2010 Lehrbeauftragter bei Anglistik an der Universität Leipzig
  • 2005-2009 nebenberuflicher Übersetzer und Sprachlehrer
  • 2003-2005 Senior Tutor am German Department des University College Dublin
  • 2002-2003 Junior Tutor am German Department des University College Dublin
  • 2001-2002 Englischlehrer in Dresden und Leipzig

Seminare

  • wirtschaftsbezogene Kulturgeschichte Großbritannien und Irland
  • Deutsch-Irische Beziehungen, US-irische Beziehungen
  • Interkulturelle Theorie
  • Migration History

Mitgliedschaften

  • The Centre for German-Irish Studies, Limerick
  • The Utopian Studies Society, Europe
  • The International Society for the Study of European Ideas

 

Publikationen

Buchveröffentlichungen

Stereotypes, Ideology and Foreign Correspondents: German Media Representations of Ireland, 1946-2010. Oxford etc. : Peter Lang, 2016.

  • Intellectuals and Europe – Imagining a Europe of the Regions in Twentieth Century Germany, Britain and Ireland. Trier: Wissenschaftlicher Verlag, 2014.
  • Language and The Moulding of Space  – An interdisciplinary Discussion, Magdeburg, Leipzig: Meine Verlag, 2010, (hrsg. mit Nadine Jänicke)

 Beiträge für wissenschaftliche Zeitschriften und Buchkapitel

 

"Singing in The Rain: The Irish-Themed Film Musical and Schlager's Hibernian Moment". In: Barry Monahan (ed.), Ireland and Cinema: Culture and Contexts. London et al.: Palgrave MacMillan, 2015, pp. 158-169.

"Irish-German Interconnections in Popular Culture: Rock and Popular Music and Michael Fassbender's German-Irish Celebrity". In: Claire O'Reilly and Veronica O'Regan (eds), Ireland and the Irish in Germany: Reception and Perception. Baden-Baden: Nomos, 2014, pp. 181-200.

" " Iam aware you don't speak German - yet". Depicting Germans on Irish Television". In. Frauke Hofmeister and Dietmar Böhnke (eds), Kulturkontake Cultures in Contact. Leipzig: Edition Hamouda, 2014, p. 133-144.

(with Xun Luo) "Varying Conceptions of the Private Sphere and their Impact on the Use of Social Media Networks as Educational Tools: A German and Chinese Comparison", in: Mike Kent and Tama Leaver (eds.), An Education in Facebook? Higher Education and the World's Largest Social Network, New York and London: Routledge, 2014, p 171-184.

  • "Imagining and Re-imagining Transcultural Spaces - The 'Mitteleuropa' Discourse and Deconstructing the 'British Isles' ", in: (Angela Pilch Ortega and Barbara Schröttner eds:) Transnational Spaces and Regional Localization, Münster: Waxmann, 2012, p 117-126.
  •   "A land and A People of Extremes - Ireland and the Irish in German Cinema", in: Irish Studies Review, 20/1, February 2012, p 25-45.
  • "Decentralising Europe - re-connecting the Local and the European", in Studies - An Irish Quarterly Review, Volume 100, Number 399, Autumn 2011, p 297-306.
  • “Introduction: Language and Spatiality in the Ideational and Cultural Imagination”, in: (Nadine Jänicke and Fergal Lenehan eds.) Language and the Moulding of Space – An interdisciplinary Discussion, Magdeburg, Leipzig: Meine Verlag, 2010, p 1-10.
  • “From the ‘British Isles’ to ‘These Islands’ – Nomenclature, Language Transformation and Changing Social Reality?”, in: Language and the Moulding of Space, p 45-62.
  • “Revisiting the Habsburg Empire – Peter Glotz, attacking the Nation-State and a ‘Europe of Regions’ ”, in: (Matthias Middell and Ulf Engel editors) World Orders Re-visited, Leipzig: Universitätsverlag, 2010, p 95-108.
  • "Catholic Utopian Spaces - The Essays of Christopher Dawson and Hilaire Belloc's The Servile State", in: Spaces of Utopia, No. 7, 2009, p 54-77, (http://ler.letras.up.pt/uploads/ficheiros/7489.pdf).

Rezensionen, Zeitungsartikel und Essays

"The Swiss laid bare", Dublin Review of Books, April 2017. www.drb.ie/essays/the-swiss-laid-bare

"Back in the GDR". Dublin Review of Books. 16 December 2013. www.drb.ie/essays/back-in-the-gdr

  • "A German 'Quiet Man'? Meines Vaters Pferde (My Father's Horses), History Ireland, Vol. 21, No. 2, March/April, 2013, p 46-47.
  •  "Der Fuchs von Glenarvon (The Fox of Glenarvon), 1940", in: History Ireland, Vol. 19, No. 6, Nov/Dec, 2011, p 46-47.
  • 'Visions of Europe', The Dublin Review of Books, Issue 19, Autumn 2011, http://www.drb.ie/essays/visions-of-europe
  • ‘From the Green Island’, Review Essay of: Christopher Sterzenbach, Die deutsch-irischen Beziehungen während der Weimarer Republik, 1918-1933: Politik – Wirtschaft – Kultur, The Dublin Review of Books, Issue 14, summer 2010, www.drb.ie/essays/from-the-green-island
  • Review of: Stefan Berger, The British Labour Party and the German Social Democrats 1900- 1931. A Comparative Study, http://geschichte-transnational.clio-online.net\rezensionen\id=10087
  • Review of Alon Confino, Germany as a Culture of Remembrance. Promises and Limits of Writing History, http://hsozkult.geschichte.hu-berlin.de\rezensionen\2007-3-018.
  • ‘Carl Goerdeler- Mayor of Leipzig and Anti-Nazi Resistance Figure’, in: Leipzig Zeitgeist, Issue 18, 2010.
  • ‘Imagining Leipzig in a Hollywood Studio – Hitchcock’s Torn Curtain’, in: Leipzig Zeitgeist, Issue 20, 2011.
  • ‘Apocalypse Now in Ireland?’, in: Leipzig Zeitgeist, Issue 21, 2011.
  • ‚Revolutionary Anarchists in 1930s Leipzig‘, in: Leipzig Zeitgeist, Issue 21, 2011.