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Simone Puff

Simone Puff is currently a Post-Doc Assistant of North American Literary and Cultural Studies in the Department of British, North American, and Anglophone Literatures and Cultures at Saarland University in Saarbrücken, Germany. She studied at Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Austria, at the University of West Florida in Pensacola, Florida, and at Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York. In 2012 she received a Ph.D. in English and American Studies with emphases on African American Studies and Gender Studies from Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Austria. There she held a four-year position as Assistant Professor (pre-doc, non tenure-track) and continues to teach as an adjunct lecturer. Her doctoral dissertation, which was written under the mentorship of faculty from the African American Studies Department at Syracuse University, is a study of discourses of skin color and colorism in Ebony magazine. Her postdoctoral project now aims to look at de/constructions of whiteness and diversity in contemporary ethnic American literatures.