Katya Krylova is a Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellow in the Department of German Studies, University of Nottingham. She
studied German and Italian at Churchill College, University of Cambridge, where she completed her PhD in German Literature
in 2011. She was a recipient of the 2010 Sylvia Naish Research Student Lecture prize in a competition held by the Institute
of Germanic and Romance Studies (IGRS), University of London. From 2010 to 2012, she worked as a researcher at the Ludwig
Boltzmann Institute for the History and Theory of Biography in Vienna. Her research interests include post-war Austrian and
German literature, the literature of Austrian modernism, psychoanalytic and critical theory, memory studies, and contemporary
Austrian literature and film.