Jennifer Kapczynski

​Associate Professor of German
Director of Undergraduate Studies
research interests:
  • 20th- and 21st-Century German Literature and Film (West and East)
  • Cinema Studies
  • Theory and History of Democratization
  • Representations of Political Subjectivity
  • Gender Theory
  • Holocaust Studies
  • War and Representation

contact info:

office hours:

  • ​Monday 2:00 - 4:00 pm
  • and by appointment

mailing address:

  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
  • CB 1104
  • ONE BROOKINGS DR.
  • ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

Professor Kapczynski’s research focuses principally on twentieth century literature and film. ​Her current book project explores the reconstruction of masculinity in West German cinema of the 1950s.

For more information, visit Jennifer Kapczynski's department profile.