Dream Cultures


Laura Vordermayer

Saarland University
Field of studies: Modern German and Comparative Literature
Homepage: https://www.traumkulturen.de/beteiligte/alumni/vordermayer-laura.html

Fields of research in cultural and literary dream-studies:
literary dream report;

Publications on the Dream:

Literarische Traumnotate. Untersuchungen zu Georges Perec, William S. Burroughs, Ingeborg Bachmann und Michel Butor. Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann 2023 (Cultural Dream Studies 8).
[with Christian Quintes] (ed.), Zeiterfahrung im Traum. Was war, was ist, was sein wird. Paderborn: Fink 2021.

- Dreaming Dogs in Jack London’s "The Call of the Wild" [1903], its Graphic Novel Adaptation [by Neil Kleid and Alex Niño, 2006] and "White Fang" [1906]. In: Sophia Mehrbrey/Hannah Steurer (ed.), Animal Dreams in Aesthetic Media. Comparative Perspectives. Paderborn: Fink 2023 (Traum – Wissen – Erzählen 16), 239–256.
- »Does sex have anything to do with sex?« Erotic Experiences in Literary Dream Reports by Marguerite Yourcenar, William S. Burroughs, and Andreas Okopenko. In: Bernard Dieterle/Manfred Engel (ed.), Typologizing the Dream/Le rêve du point de vue typologique. Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann 2022 (Cultural Dream Studies 5), 373–386.
- "Die Zeit ist überhaupt nicht mehr". Träume in Ingeborg Bachmanns Roman "Malina" [1971]. In: Laura Vordermayer/Christian Quintes (ed.), Zeiterfahrung im Traum. Was war, was ist, was sein wird. Paderborn: Fink 2021, 199–214.
- Between Factual and Fictional Narration. Literary Dream Reports in the Writings of William S. Burroughs, Georges Perec, and Ingeborg Bachmann. In: Bernard Dieterle/Manfred Engel (ed.), Mediating the Dream/Les genres et médias du rêve. Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann 2020 (Cultural Dream Studies 4), 159–178.
- "La Boutique obscure" (Georges Perec) [1973]. In: Lexikon Traumkultur. Ein Wiki des Graduiertenkollegs "Europäische Traumkulturen", 2019; http://traumkulturen.uni-saarland.de/Lexikon-Traumkultur/index.php?title=%22La_Boutique_obscure%22_(Georges_Perec).