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Prof. Dr. Heinz Antor

Professor of English Literary Studies

Deparment of English I 
50923 Cologne

Büro: Philosophikum, Raum 1.119

Tel: +49 (0)221 470 2819
Fax:  +49 (0)221 470 6826


Recent publications

“Interculturality or Transculturality?” The Cambridge Handbook of Intercultural Communication. Eds. Guido Rings and Sebastian Rasinger. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. 68-82.

“Insularity, Identity, and Alterity in Patrick White’s A Fringe of Leaves.” Pólemos 14.2 (2020): 261-276.

"Centerpiece of the Western Trilogy: Guy Vanderhaeghe’s The Last Crossing (2002).“ The Anglo-Canadian Novel in the Twenty-First Century. Interpretations. Eds. Maria Löschnigg and Martin Löschnigg. Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag Winter, 2019. 243-250.

“Monstrosity and Alterity in H.G. Wells’s The Island of Dr. Moreau.” Monsters and Monstrosity. From the Canon to the Anti-Canon: Literary and Juridical Subversions. Ed. Daniela Carpi. Berlin and Boston, MA: De Gruyter, 2019. 91-113.

“Race, Ethnicity, and Alterity in William Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus.Law and the Humanities: Cultural Perspectives. Eds. Chiara Battisti and Sidia Fiorato.  Berlin and Boston, MA: DeGruyter, 2019. 71-92.

Research interests


Postcolonial Studies

Inter- and Transcultural Studies

Australian Literature and Culture

Canadian Literature and Culture

Literary Pattern Building

The Contemporary English Novel