Short CV/Education and training

  • 1990 – 1996
    Assistant Professor at Freie Universität Berlin / Institute of Latin American Studies

  • 1992
    Ph.D. in Latin American Studies, Freie Universität Berlin

  • 1996 – 2000
    Assistant Professor at Martin Luther Universität Halle-Wittenberg / Institute of Romance Studies

  • 2001
    Habilitation at Martin Luther Universität Halle-Wittenberg (Venia Legendi Romance Literary and Cultural Studies)

  • 2001 – 2003
    Visiting Professorships at Erfurt University and Freie Universität Berlin

  • 2004 – 2009
    Full Professor of Romance Studies (Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Cultural Studies) at Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz/Germersheim (Department of Translation Studies, Linguistics and Cultural Studies)

  • Since 2009
    Full Professor of Latin American Literatures and Cultures at Freie Universität Berlin / Institute of Latin American Studies

Selected publications

  • S. Klengel / A. Ortiz Wallner (eds.): Sur/South: Poetics and Politics of Thinking Latin America-India. Madrid/Frankfurt: Iberoamericana/Vervuert, 2016.

  • S. Klengel: Reconquistando la cultura, recuperando la memoria. Agendas latinoamericanas en la segunda posguerra y en la literatura contemporánea sobre la memoria del Holocausto. Medellín: Universidad de Antioquia, Facultad de Comunicaciones (Lecciones Doctorales 20), 2016.

  • S. Klengel / C. Quandt / P.W.Schulze / G. Wink (eds.): Novas Vozes. Zur brasilianischen Literatur im 21. Jahrhundert. [New Voices. Brazilian Literature in the 21st Century]. Madrid/Frankfurt: Iberoamericana/Vervuert, 2013.

  • S. Klengel with R. Bolte: Sondierungen: Lateinamerikanische Literaturen im 21. Jahrhundert. [Soundings of Latin American Literatures in the 21st Century]. Madrid / Frankfurt: Iberoamericana/ Vervuert, 2013.

  • S. Klengel: Die Rückeroberung der Kultur. Lateinamerikanische Intellektuelle und das Europa der Nachkriegsjahre (1945-1952). [Regaining Culture. Latin American Intellectuals and Postwar Europe (1945-1952)]. Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann 2011.

  • S. Klengel / H. Siever (eds.): Das Dritte Ufer. Vilém Flusser und Brasilien. Kontexte – Migration – Übersetzungen. [The Third Bank of the River. Vilém Flusser and Brazil. Contexts – Migration – Translations]. Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann 2009.

  • S. Klengel with A. Gipper (eds.): Kultur, Übersetzung, Lebenswelten. Beiträge zu aktuellen Paradigmen der Kulturwissenschaften. [Culture, Translation, Lifeworlds. Current issues in Cultural Studies]. Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann 2008.


Selected projects

  • Sur / South: América Latina / India and new orientalisms

  • Holocaust Memoria in Contemporary Latin American Literatures

  • Contemporary Colombian Literature

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