Welcome Juliane Rebentisch, our new Permanent Visiting Professor
The German Department is delighted to announce that the philosopher Juliane Rebentisch joined our faculty as a Permanent Visiting Professor in the fall of 2019. A specialist in aesthetics, critical theory, ethics, political philosophy and contemporary art, Prof. Rebentisch is author of three books, Aesthetics of Installation Art (Suhrkamp/Sternberg, 2003), The Art of Freedom (Suhrkamp/Polity, 2012), and Theorien der Gegenwartskunst (Junius, 2013). In addition, she has edited countless volumes on subjects that range from queer subculture and the philosophy of language to negativity and the affects of capitalism. From 2015 to 2018 Rebentisch served as President of the German Society for Aesthetics.