André Fischer

Assistant Professor of German
PhD, Stanford University
research interests:
  • 19th- and 20th-Century German Literature and Thought
  • European Cinema
  • Practices of Modern Myth-making
  • Aesthetics of Modernism
  • Film-Philosophy
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contact info:

mailing address:

  • Washington University
  • CB 1104
  • One Brookings Drive
  • St. Louis, MO 63130-4899
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Selected Publications

"Deep Truth and the Mythic Veil: Werner Herzog's New Mythology in 'Land of Silence and Darkness'" in Film-Philosophy, vol. 22/1, 2018

Bilder der Konvulsion – Betrachtungen zum filmischen Werk von Peter Weiss. In: BIRCKEN, Margrid/ MERSCH, Dieter/ STILLMARK, Hans- Christian (eds.): Ein Riss geht durch den Autor – Transmediale Inszenierungen im Werk von Peter Weiss, Transcript Verlag, Bielefeld 2009.