Ulrich Pallua


Univ.-Ass., Mag. phil., Dr. phil.

English Philology and American Studies/ Italian Philology (Leopold-Franzens-University, Innsbruck). Mag. phil. 2001.

Diplomarbeit: Africa's Transition from Colonialism to Independence and Decolonisation: Joseph Conrad's "Heart of Darkness", Chinua Achebe's "Things Fall Apart," and Moses Isegawa's "Abyssinian Chronicles."

Ph.D. Thesis: Eurocentrism, Racism, Colonialism in the Victorian and Edwardian Age: Changing Images of Africa(ns) in Scientific and Literary Texts. Anglistische Forschungen, 356. Heidelberg: Winter, 2005.

Research interests

  • Postcolonial literature - Fiction about Africa
  • Joseph Conrad
  • 19th century novel
  • Literature about slavery


  • Erasmus coordinator

Publications, conferences, projects 


Email Ulrich.Pallua@uibk.ac.at

Phone: 0512 507 4194

Room: 40320

Office hours: Monday, 11.00 - 12.00