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Paula Derdiger

Position: 
Faculty Lecturer
Paula Derdiger
Office: 
Arts 370
Phone: 
514-398-4400 Ext 09904
Email Address: 
paula [dot] derdiger [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca
Degrees and Academic Title(s): 

B.A. in History (Macalester College), M.A. in Literature (Northwestern University), Ph.D. in English (McGill University, expected 2012)

General Research Areas: 
Modernism
Twentieth Century
Cinema
Selected Publications : 

‘“We Shall Never Make a Home of This’: Elizabeth Taylor, Patrick Hamilton, and Shared Living Space in the Postwar British Novel.” Long Shadows: The Second World War in British Literature and Film, 1943 to the Present. Ed. Petra Rau. Evanston: Northwestern UP, Forthcoming. 

(with Phyllis Lassner), “Domestic Gothic, the Global Primitive, and Gender Relations in Elizabeth Bowen’s The Last September and The House in Paris.” Irish Modernism and the Global Primitive. Eds. Claire A. Culleton and Maria McGarrity. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. 

Current Research: 

Literature, Film, and Architecture in Post-World War II Britain.