Professor Elizabeth Boa FBA

German literature and culture from the 18th century to the present day; modernist literature, especially Kafka and Thomas Mann; feminist theory and contemporary women's writing

Elected 2003

Fellow type
UK Fellow
Year elected

Current post

Professor Emerita of German, University of Nottingham

Past appointments

University of Nottingham Professor of German

1996 - 2002

University of Nottingham Emeritus Professor of German, University of Nottingham

1996 - 2001

University of Nottingham Professor Emerita of German

1996 -

University of Manchester Professor of German

1994 - 1996

University of Nottingham Lecturer in German

1965 - 1994


The Sexual Circus: Wedekind's Theatre of Subversion 1987

Kafka: Gender, Class and Race in the Letters and Fictions 1996

Heimat - a German Dream: Regional Loyalties and National Identity in German Culture 1890-1990 2000

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