Carole Martin, MA

Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich

Carole Martin is currently a doctoral candidate in American Literary History at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, where she is a member of the Graduate School Language & Literature, Class of Literature. Through the lens of Vietnamese American literary productions, her dissertation project considers refugees’ entangled im/mobilities and liminal subjectivities while scrutinizing the material conditions and political contexts of displacement. Previously, she completed her B.A. and M.A. in English and Anthropology at the University of Basel. Her main research interests lie in the interdisciplinary fields of critical refugee studies, transnational migration, and postcolonial theory.

PhD Thesis:

Refugeography, Politics of Mobility, and Liminal Refugee Identities in Contemporary Vietnamese American Literature