Susanne Klengel is professor for Latin American literature and culture at the Latin American institute of the FU Berlin. From 2004-2009 she inhabited the professorship for Romanic culture sciences at the Universität Mainz in Germersheim, with a focus on Latin American studies. She researches historical avant-gardes; contemporary literature of Hispanic America and Brazil; holocaust memoria in Latin American literature; and cultural South-South-relationships. She has published: „Die Rückeroberung der Kultur. Lateinamerikanische Intellektuelle und das Europa der Nachkriegsjahre (1945-1952)“ (2011), is co-publisher of two volumes on contemporary literature in Hispanic America and Brazil (2013) and of „SUR / SOUTH: Poetics and Politics of Thinking Latin America / India“ (2016).
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