Border Studies, Migration Studies, Film Studies, German-Polish Relations, Memory Studies, German Language Acquisition, German Literature, German Cinema, Polish Cinema


Jamie Zelechowski is Assistant Professor of Instruction in German at Temple University. Her research interests include: German-Polish relations, memory, borders and migration, and film and media studies.

Selected Publications

  • “The Palimpsestic ‘Repatriate’ in the Cinematic Reclaimed Territories.” Ziemie Zachodnie i Północne w polskiej kinematografii (1944/1945–1989) [Western and Northern Lands in Polish Cinema (1944/1945–1989)], edited by Tomasz Sikorski and Maciej Kowalski, Wydawnictwo Naukowe Uniwersytetu Szczecińskiego, 2019.
  • “Chronotopes of Flight from the Red Army in East and West German Feature Film (1950–1970).” Studies in Twentieth & Twenty-First Century Literature, vol. 43, no. 1, 2019. New Prairie Press, doi:10.4148/2334-4415.2050.

Courses Taught

  • German 1001: Introduction to German I
  • German 3202: Culture and Civilization II