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Aleida Assmann is Professor em. of English Literature and Literary Theory in the Department of Literature, Art and Media at the University of Konstanz in Germany.

Amongst her book are 

  • Cultural Memory and Western Civilization: Arts of Memory 
  • Shadows of Trauma: Memory and the Politics of Postwar Identity 

More information about her research:

The research working group Historiography and Temporality at the Department of Culture and Aesthetics: 

Staffan Bergwik, Jacob Derkert, Victoria Fareld, Lena Hammergren, Rikard Hoogland, Fredrik Krohn Andersson, Elisabeth Mansén, Catharina Nolin.