Dagmar Reichardt

Professor of Media Industry and Transcultural Studies
at the Latvian Academy of Culture in Riga, Latvia


Dagmar Reichardt is a proactive member of 15 international cultural and academic associations in Europe and the United States. She serves on the Scientific Boards of the International Association of Professors of Italian Studies AIPI, the Austrian-Canadian Society, and the Swiss Association for General and Comparative Literary Studies SGAVL/ASLGC, thus being member of the Swiss Academy of Humanities SAGW and the International Comparative Literature Association AILC/ICLA. Since 2016 Dagmar is member of ADS - Autorinnen und Autoren der Schweiz. Autrices et Auteurs de Suisse. Autrici ed Autori della Svizzera and Honorary Member of the German-Italian Centre for European Excellence Villa Vigoni. She campaigns for various journals (Kultur-Port, Transnational 20th Century, Culture Crossroads) and book series (Transcultural Studies/Peter Lang, Civiltà italiana/Franco Cesati, Transnational Studies/Lithos).


2019 Biennial Congress of the Society for Italian Studies in Edinburgh

View the Invitation for Jhumpa Lahiri's Keynote Speech in Parliament & Gadda Prize

"Maraini and Pasolini – Transcultural Gender Roles in the Heterotopian Vision of the Pro-Minorities and Post-Materialist Movement in Italy", Biennial Conference 2019 of the Society for Italian Studies (SIS), lead organisers: Davide Messina and Federica G. Pedriali, 26.-28.6.2019, Panel 61 + Panel 71 directed by Maurizio Rebaudengo and Dagmar Reichardt, The Winter of Italy’s Discontent: L’identità italiana utopica e distopica negli anni ’70, part I. Tra politica e cultura (Room G.02, 11:30-13:00 h), part II. Letterature (Room G.04, 15:30-17:00 h), University of Edinburgh, School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures, Department of European Languages & Cultures, 50 George Square, Edinburgh EH8 9LH, United Kingdom, 28.6.2019, 11:30 h-13:00 h.


Crisis & Crises in Europe 2019: Migration - Brexit - New World Order

Migration - Brexit - New World Order

Europas Krise(n) 2019: Migration - Brexit - Neue Weltordnung, comment about the "Vigoni Forum" focused on "Sustainability, Creativity, Development" ("Nachhaltigkeit, Kreativität, Entwicklung - Sostenibilità, creatività, sviluppo"), held at Villa Vigoni, German-Italian Center for European Excellence, 4.-6.7.2019, Villa Vigoni, Loveno di Menaggio, online publication on www.kultur-port.de, 12.7.2019.

New Release in the Book Series about "Transcultural Studies", Peter Lang Publisher

Violence and Transculturality: The Italian Case (1990-2015)

Violence and Transculturality: The Italian Case (1990-2015)

Paradigmi di violenza e transculturalità: il caso italiano (1990-2015). Atti del convegno a Villa Vigoni, 8-10 ottobre 2014, edited and with a preface by Dagmar Reichardt, Rotraud von Kulessa, Nora Moll and Franca Sinopoli (Ed.), vol. 2 of the book series Transcultural Studies – Interdisciplinary Literature and Humanities for Sustainable Societies (TSIL) edited by Dagmar Reichardt, Rotraud von Kulessa and Costantino Maeder, Berlin et al.: Peter Lang.