Kata Gellen

Kata Gellen
Contact Info:
Office Location:  116B Old Chemistry Building, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone:  (919) 660-3168
Email Address:   send me a message
Web Page:   https://duke.academia.edu/KataGellen/

Teaching (Fall 2023):

  • German 391.02, INDEPENDENT STUDY Synopsis
    Old chem 116m, Th 02:00 PM-03:30 PM
  • German 432s.01, MODERN GERMAN-JEWISH CULTURE Synopsis
    Allen 103, TuTh 11:45 AM-01:00 PM
  • German 995s.01, GRAD COLLOQUIUM Synopsis
    Old chem 119, Tu 04:40 PM-06:10 PM
Office Hours:

Fall 2023: Tu/Th 11am-12pm


  • Ph.D. Princeton University, 2010
  • BA Harvard University, 2000
Curriculum Vitae
Current Ph.D. Students  

  • Claire Scott
Recent Publications   (More Publications)

  1. Gellen, K. "Stimmung, sound, and space in Robert Musil's "die versuchung der stillen Veronika"." Seminar a Journal of Germanic Studies 54.3 (September, 2018): 328-349.  [abs]
  2. Gellen, K. "“One Should Have Two Homelands”: Discord and Hope in Soma Morgenstern’s Sparks in the Abyss." Religions 8.2 (February, 2017): 26-26. [doi]  [abs]
  3. Gellen, K. "Kafka, Pro and Contra: Günther Anders' Holocaust Book." Kafka and the Universal. Ed. Cools, A; Liska, V. de Gruyter, 2016. 283-306.
  4. Gellen, K. "Noises Off: Cinematic Sound in Kafka's "The Burrow"." Mediamorphosis: Kafka and the Moving Image. Wallflower Press, 2016. 111-129.
  5. Gellen, K. "Indexing identity: Fritz Lang's M." Modernism/Modernity 22.3Johns Hopkins University Press, (January, 2015): 425-448.

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