Inge Arteel

Inge Arteel is professor of German literature at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium. Her research focuses on post-1945 and contemporary Austrian literature and drama – with a particular interest in neo-avant-garde authors and playwrights –, on the radio play, and performance studies. Recent co-edited volumes include Susanne Kennedy. Reanimating the Theatre (Narr Francke Attempto 2023), and Fragen zum Lyrischen in Friederike Mayröckers Poesie (Metzler 2020). She translates Elfriede Jelinek into Dutch.


Reworking the Collective Body: Practices of Choric Speaking in the German and Austrian New Radio Play

The present essay approaches the topic of this cluster—a Politics of Form Revisited—from a perspective that links up with current demands for reconceptualizing the relations between politics and aesthetics, based on a renewed interest in questions of collectivity.