Mark Schmitt

Aus Iaawiki

Contact Information


Current Announcements

Office Hours

Winter semester 2021/22 (from 13 Oct)
  • Wed, 10:30-11:30
  • Semester break: Feb 09 & Mar 02 10:00-11:00.
  • Important: if you plan on taking the M10 exam or on writing a term paper, make sure to check with me no later than Feb 09.
  • You can either meet me f2f in my office or via Zoom. Please request the link via email or use the one on Moodle.

Courses in winter 2021/22

  • A list of courses in past semesters can be found here.
Responsibilities/Research Interests

My research and teaching focusses on the following topics:

  • British cultural studies, with a focus on race, class, and representations of Scottish/Welsh devolution
  • Irish studies
  • Contemporary British and Irish literature
  • Critical Whiteness Studies
  • Film studies


  • A full overview of my research and publication activity can be found here.
  • An interview about my current research project can be found here.


Administrative duties:

  • Course guidance (Studienfachberatung) for Lehramt Englisch. Further info can be found here.


Recent Publications