For her PhD in American Studies, Katrin Fischer studied the representation of Native American cultures in contemporary American crime fiction; her dissertation was published as a book in 2003. Before joining Babson, she taught at the universities of Chemnitz and Dresden in Germany, and at Bentley University.
Besides scholarly articles on multicultural literatures, she has published a bilingual book of Shakespeare quotations and an annotated edition of a young adult novel for ESL learners. Her current research interests focus on the intersection between the liberal arts and business.
Nature and environment, American literature, intersections between business and the liberal arts