Antke Engel

Antke Engel is director of the Institute for Queer Theory in Berlin; a site where academic debate meets up with political activism and artistic/cultural practices. She received her PhD in Philosophy at Potsdam University and works as independent scholar and guest professor in the fields of queer, feminist and poststructuralist theory, political philosophy, and visual cultural studies. She has published numerous essays, some of them available at e-flux journal, and the monographs Wider die Eindeutigkeit (2002) and Bilder von Sexualität und Ökonomie (2009).