Research

Externally funded projects

Externally funded projects

Africa's Asian Options (AFRASO):
Frankfurt Inter-Centre Programme on New African-Asian Interactions

Funding by Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF)
Participating scholars: Prof. Dr. Astrid Erll, PD Dr. Sissy Helff, Dr. John Njenga Karugia, Prof. Dr. Frank Schulze-Engler (project leader)

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Post-Terrorismus: Nekro-Nationalismus und Kulturen der Gewalt in Aufstandsliteratur

Post-Terrorism: Necro-Nationalism and Cultures of Violence in Literatures of Insurgency
Funding by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
Project leader Dr. Pavan Malreddy

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Migration und Transkulturelle Erinnerung: Literatur, Film und das 'soziale Leben' von Erinnerungsmedien

Migration and Transcultural Memory: Literature, Film and the Social Life of Media
Funding by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
Participating scholars: Erin Högerle, Jarula Wegner, Prof. Dr. Astrid Erll (project leader)

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Institutional Cooperations

Institutional Cooperations

South Asian Diaspora International Researchers’ Network (SADIRN)

The ambition of this network is to unite academics and writers from around the world whose work focuses on the South Asian Diaspora. It will provide a creatively and intellectually engaging platform to develop cutting edge joint research and educational collaborations with the aim of mutually beneficial growth in research and teaching excellence. It will nurture research, teaching and public discussion around and by the South Asian diaspora, and through that, engage with global debate.
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The SADIRN-Graduate Academy 2017 took place 4 - 6 October 2017 in Frankfurt. Find more information here ...

 



Joint Award PhD Program with Faculty of Arts, Monash University Melbourne

The Joint Award PhD Program was established in 2011 to promote student and staff exchange and research cooperation between the two Faculties.  The program is available for up to two students from Monash and two students from Goethe University each year.
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