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Sigrid Weigel
Sigrid Weigel © Hartwig Klappert
SIGRID WEIGEL
Sigrid Weigel is a German literary and cultural historian and former director of the Centre for Literary and Cultural Research in Berlin. She taught at the University of Hamburg, the University of Zurich and the Technical University of Berlin and has worked for Princeton University since 2005. Weigel’s research fields include memory and psychoanalysis, generation/genealogy, German-Jewish literary and cultural history, the aftermaths of war and Holocaust and guilt and debt. Her recent publications include Gesichter. Kulturgeschichtliche Szenen aus der Arbeit am Bildnis des Menschen (2014), Grammatologie der Bilder (2015) and Genealogie und Geld. Schuld und Schulden in Gegenwart und Kulturgeschichte (2016).