MMag. Dr. phil

Ljiljana Radonić

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ljiljana.radonic(at)oeaw.ac.at

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Biography


Born 1981 in Zagreb (Croatia), MMag. Dr. phil

MA in political science and philosophy as well as in translation studies (Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian and English) at the University of Vienna. 2006–2009 PhD fellowship at the Initiativkolleg „Cultures of Difference. Transformation Processes in the Central European Region“. PhD graduation in 2009 at the University of Vienna. Since 2004 lecturer at the Department of Political Science at the University of Vienna. 2009-2013 postdoc-coordinator of the PhD program „Austrian Galicia and its Multicultural Heritage“ at the University of Vienna. Visiting professor at Gießen University in Germany in the summer semester 2015: Interdisciplinary professorship for Critical Theory of the Society. Research fellow at the International Research Center for Cultural Studies (IFK) in the winter semester 2016/17. In the summer semester 2017 visiting professor at the Centre for Jewish Studies, Graz University. Since 2013 employed at the IKT within the context of her habilitation project, from 2013—2017 APART post-doc fellowship at the Austrian Academy of Sciences, currently research associate at the IKT.

Areas of Specialization


Memory politics in Central and South East Europe, Memory theory with focus on WWII and the communist era, theory of antisemitism, Kritische Theorie/Frankfurt School, Psychoanalysis as a theory of society, critical gender studies

Responsibilities at IKT


Habilitation project on World War II in post-communist memorial museums

Publications (selection)


Bogusław Dybas/Irmgard Nöbauer/Ljiljana Radonić (eds.): Auschwitz im Kontext – die ehemaligen Konzentrationslager im gegenwärtigen europäischen Gedächtnis, Wien: Peter Lang 2017;
Radonić, Ljiljana/Uhl, Heidemarie (eds.): Gedächtnis im 21. Jahrhundert. Zur Neuverhandlung eines kulturwissenschaftlichen Leitbegriffs, Bielefeld: transcript 2016;
Krieg um die Erinnerung. Kroatische Vergangenheitspolitik zwischen Revisionismus und europäischen Standards, Campus, Wien 2010; Mit Freud. Psychoanalyse und Gesellschaftskritik, ça ira, Freiburg 2007 (ed. with Renate Göllner);
Die friedfertige Antisemitin? Kritische Theorie über Geschlechterverhältnis und Antisemitismus, Peter Lang, Frankfurt 2004.

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