Thomas Smith

7 May 2014


Tom Smith teaches in the German Department at UCL. His research interests include post-war literature and film, particularly from the GDR and contemporary Germany, as well as gender studies, philosophy and critical theory. He completed a Master of Studies in Modern Languages at Oxford University. He is currently working on a PhD on masculinities and narrative in literature and film about the East German military. He has published on the works of Helga Königsdorf and on uniform and the body in East German literature and film.