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Edebiyat Fakültesi
İngiliz Dili ve Edebiyatı Bölümü
İngiliz Dili ve Edebiyatı Ana Bilim Dalı
İletişim Bilgileri- E-posta: dilek.direnc@ege.edu.tr
- Web sayfası: http://egelit.ege.edu.tr
Eğitim Bilgileri- Lisans: Ege Üniversitesi,Ingiliz Dili ve Edebiyati, Türkiye, 1985
- Yüksek Lisans: Ege Üniversitesi,ingiliz Dili ve Edebiyati, Türkiye, 1988
- Doktora: Arizona State University, American Literature, A.B.D., 1996
- Yardımcı Doçentlik: Ege Üniversitesi,Ingiliz Dili ve Edebiyati, Türkiye, 1996

Diğer Dergiler ve Medyalardaki Yayınları (2 adet)- 0, The Concept of Womanhood in Katherine Ann Porter's Short Stories Yüksek Lisans Tezi
- 0, Family Scenes:Variations on A Pattern In the Novels of Eudora Welty Doktora tezi

Uluslararası Toplantılarda Sunulan Bildirileri (17 adet)- 2008, Organizer and co-chair of the panel titled "Multicultural Autobiography: Cultural ‘Plura’ in American Self-Writing." European Association for American Studies Biennial Conference, "‘E Pluribus Unum’ or ‘E Pluribus Plura,’" University of Oslo, Norway, May 9-12.
- 2007, "A Native Memoir: Writing a Life, Breaking ‘Silences All Around’" 3rd International American Studies Association World Congress, titled "Trans/American, Trans/Oceanic, Trans/lation," University of Lisbon, Portugal, September 20-23.
- Direnç, Dilek. "Restoried Identities: Maxine Hong Kingston’s The Woman Warrior." Innovations and Reproductions of Cultures and Societies. Proceedings of the International INST(Research Institute for Austrian and International Literature and Cultural Studies) Conference. Ed. Herbert Artl et al. Wien: INST. May 2006 .
- 2005, "Negotiating Reconstructed Identities: Maxine Hong Kingston’s The Woman Warrior." Biennial Conference organized by Research Institute for Austrian and International Literature and Cultural Sciences, titled "Reproductions of Cultures," Vienna, Austria, December 9-11.
- Direnç, Dilek. "Zora Neale Hurston’s Their Eyes Were Watching God: A Representation of Multiple Southern Narratives." The Unifying Aspects of Cultures. Proceedings of the International INST (Research Institute for Austrian and International Literature and Cultural Studies) Conference. Ed. Herbert Artl et al. Wien: INST. April 2004 .
- 2004, Direnç, Dilek. "Az összetett deli elbeszeles Zora Neale Hurston Their Eyes Were Watching God cimü müveben." Ami a Kultura Összeköti. Ed. Hima Gabriella. Karoli Gaspar Reformatus Egyetem: Szerzok, Hungary. 119-29. The Unifying Aspects of Cultures bildiri CD kitabında İngilizce yayınlanan makalenin Kozma Gyula’nın yaptığı Macarca çevirisi, Karoli Gaspar Üniversitesi tarafından yayınlanan ve konferansta sunulan bildirilerden seçmelerin yer aldığı kitapta basılmıştır.
- "From a New Paradise to a New Earth: European Myths and New World Alternatives Converse in Linda Hogan’s Power." European Association for American Studies Biennial Conference titled "America in the Course of Human Events: Presentations and Interpretations," Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic, April 2-5, 2004.
- 2003, Direnç, Dilek. "Subverting Cultural Narratives: Eudora Welty’s Use of Myths in The Robber Bridegroom." Thieves of Languages. Ed. Eleonora Chiavetta. Palermo: University of Palermo Publications. 111-120.
- "Zora Neale Hurston’s Their Eyes Were Watching God: A Representation of Multiple Southern Histories/Narratives." Biennial Conference organized by Research Institute for Austrian and International Literature and Cultural Sciences, titled "The Unifying Aspects of Cultures," Vienna, Austria, November 7-9, 2003.
- 2002, Direnç, Dilek. "Rewriting the Madwoman: ‘The Yellow Wallpaper’ as a Turn-of-the-Century Response to Jane Eyre." Proc. 22nd All-Turkey English Literature Conference, Re-writing in/and English Literature: Proceedings. Konya: Selçuk Üniversitesi Mat, 253-63
- "Subverting Cultural Narratives: Eudora Welty’s Use of Myths in The Robber Bridegroom." International Conference of Palermo University, Faculty of Letters and Philosophy, titled "Thieves of Languages," Palermo, Italy, November 7-9, 2002.
- 2001, Direnç, Dilek. "What Do These Women Want?: Pierre and the New World of Gender." Melville "Among the Nations": Proceedings of an International Conference. Ed. Sanford E. Marovitz and Athanasios C. Christodoulou. Kent, Ohio: Kent State UP.
- "Rewriting the Madwoman: ‘The Yellow Wallpaper’ as a Turn-of-the-century Response to Jane Eyre." 22nd All-Turkey English Literature Conference, "Rewriting in/and English Literature," Selçuk Üniversitesi, Konya, 25-27 Nisan 2001.
- 2000, Direnç, Dilek. "Crossroads of Stories: History, Fiction, Orality." Crossroads of History: Experience, Memory, Orality, XIth International Oral History Conference. Ed. Janis Wilton et al. Vol. II. İstanbul: Boğaziçi University Printhouse. 523-528.
- "Crossroads of Stories: History, Fiction, Orality." XIth International Oral History Conference, "Crossroads of History: Experience, Memory, Orality," panel titled "Literature and Narrative," İstanbul, Turkey, June 15-19, 2000.
- "Gendered Reinventions and Mythical Revisions in Women’s Texts." International Conference of the Hellenic Association for American Studies, "Culture Agonistes: Text Against Text," Athens, Greece, May 25-28, 2000.
- "Between Generations, Across Cultures: Transmitting Women’s Stories in Fiction." Women’s Studies Conference, "We are the Stories We Tell: Women’s Contribution to Culture, Wisdom and Oral Traditions," Women’s Studies Program, Mississippi State University, Mississippi, May 18-21, 2000.

Kitapları (2 adet)- 2008, Direnç, Dilek. Kadın Yazarlardan Eski Masallar Yeni Meseller. İzmir: Ege Üniversitesi Basımevi.
- 2006, Direnç, Dilek. Sheltered Eyes Awakened: Rereading Chopin, Glasgow, and Hurston, Rewriting the Renaissance South. İzmir: Ege Üniversitesi Basımevi.

Bilimsel Kuruluş Üyeliklerim (3 adet)- EAAS European Association for American Studies
- IASA International American Studies Association
- TAED Türkiye Amerikan Etüdleri Derneği (ASAT)