Serpil Oppermann is professor of Environmental Humanities at Cappadocia University, Turkey, and served as the President of the European Association for the Study of Literature, Culture and Environment (EASLCE) between 2016-2018.

Serpil Oppermann

Serpil Oppermann

Her most recent publications include New International Voices in Ecocriticism (2015), Material Ecocriticism (2014) and Environmental Humanities: Voices from the Anthropocene (2017) with Serenella Iovino, and International Perspectives in Feminist Ecocriticism (2013) with Greta Gaard and Simon C. Estok.

Professor Oppermann serves on the advisory boards of several international organizations, including the Seedbox: A Mistra-Formas Environmental Humanities Collaboratory in Sweden, and “Ecocritical Theory and Practice” series of Lexington Books in the USA. She the Ambassador of Turkey at European Society for Literature, Science and the Arts (Sister Organization of the International, USA-based Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts) and a member of the advisory council of METI (Messaging Extraterrestrial Intelligence) based in San Francisco, CA (

During October Serpil Oppermann will visit The Seedbox at Linköping University and be a part of The Green Room seminar series and host a number of workshops for the PhD´s. There will also be an open lecture called “Sites of Narrativity” on Wednesday the 24th of October at 13:00 in Temcas, Temahuset, Campus Valla, Linköping University.