Emily-Rose Baker

Emily-Rose Baker

Visiting Assistant Professor — Film and Holocaust Studies
JO 4.802
Tags: Holocaust Studies Literature HIST HUMA FILM VPAS

Professional Preparation

PhD - English Literature
University of Sheffield - 2021
MA - English Literature
University of Sheffield - 2017
BA - English Literature
University of Sheffield - 2016

Research Areas

Holocaust memory cultures; representations of trauma in literature and film; Central and Eastern European history; Jewish-Slavic relations; decolonisation; feminism; psychoanalysis

Additional Information

Dr Emily-Rose Baker's research examines the legacy of the Holocaust and Jewish persecution in Central and Eastern European art, literature and film after 1989. Emily-Rose was recently awarded her PhD in English Literature from the University of Sheffield, where she also completed her BA and MA degrees. Her work has been published in several peer-reviewed journals and book chapters, and she is currently working on her monograph, Postcommunist Constellations: Decolonial Cultures of Holocaust Memory in East Central Europe.