Ernst van Alphen

Professor
Institute for Cultural Disciplines / Department of Literary Studies
Leiden University
E-mail: e.j.van.alphen@hum.leidenuniv.nl

Fields of interest: 

Avant-gardes
Gender studies
Holocaust studies
Relationships between the Arts
Theory

Recent publications:

Ernst van Alphen:
Art in Mind: The Contribution of Contemporary Images to Thought.  
Chicago 2005: University of Chicago Press, (228 pp.)

Ernst van Alphen:
Schaduw en Spel: Herbeleving, Historisering en Verbeelding van de Holocaust.
Rotterdam 2004, NAi publishers, (128 pp.) (Shadow and Play: Reliving, historicizing and representing the Holocaust

Ernst van Alphen:
Armando: Vormen van Herinnering.
Rotterdam (2000), NAi Uitgevers (240 pp.);
English edition: Armando: Shaping Memory. Rotterdam 2000, NAi Publishers (240 pp.)

Ernst van Alphen:
Caught by History. Holocaust Effects in ContemporaryArt, Literature and Theory.
Stanford CA 1997, Stanford University Press, (234 pp.)