Veronika Zangl

Year of birth, place
lives and works in
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Veronika Zangl is assistant professor at the Department of Theatre Studies, University of Amsterdam. Her research interests encompass theater, poetics, and memory studies, specifically Holocaust studies. Together with Sruti Bala she coordinates a research project on humorous approaches to art and activism in conflict at the Amsterdam School of Cultural Analysis (ASCA). She has taught literature, theater, and cultural studies at the Universitiy of Vienna and the New Design University in St. Pölten, Austria, and is a member of the COST European research network on memory studies. Her publications include »Poetik nach dem Holocaust. Erinnerungen – Tatsachen – Geschichten« (Fink, 2009), and »Körperkonstruktionen und Geschlechtermetaphern: Zum Zusammenhang vom Rhetorik und Embodiment«, coauthored with Marlen Bidwell-Steiner (StudienVerlag, 2009).

[Last update: August 2015]