Res. Assist. Gülşen Aslan Uslu

E-mail: gaslan@hacettepe.edu.tr

Phone: +90 (312) 297 85 00 - 125

Degrees:

PhD: Department of American Culture and Literature, Hacettepe University, (in progress).

MA: Department of American Culture and Literature, Hacettepe University, 2011.

BA: Department of American Culture and Literature, Hacettepe University, 2008.

Areas of Interest:

Contemporary American Literature, American Novel, Literary Criticism, Multimedia Fiction.

Selected Publications:

Aslan, Gülşen. Wandering Schizo-Nomads in Postmodern Spaces. Saarbrücken: Lambert Academic Publishing, 2014.

Conference Presentations:

Aslan, Gülşen. "American Dream Re-played: A Reading of Steven Millhauser’s Edwin Mullhouse and Reif Larsen’s The Selected Works of T. S. Spivet (49th International Conference of Korean-American Association “American Dream Reconsidered” September 26-27, 2014, Pyeongtaek, South Korea)

---. “A Parable about Reading: Mark Z. Danielewski’s House of Leaves” (30th Anniversary Conference of the Department of American Culture and Literature, Hacettepe Üniversitesi “From Cover to Cover: Reading Readers” November 7-9, 2012, Ankara, Turkey)

---. “Architecture as Language: Hotels Telling Stories in Steven Millhauser’s Martin Dressler: The Tale of an American Dreamer” (34th International Conference, American Studies Association of Turkey (ASAT), October 3-5 2010, Antalya, Turkey)

---. “Nature-Human Bond in Linda Hogan’s Solar Storms and People of the Whale” (“An International Conference ‘The Future of Ecocriticism: New Horizons’” November 4-6, 2009, Antalya, Turkey)