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, Studi transnazionali - Transnational Studies/Lithos).



JUST OUT: Musical Polyphony - The Many Ways of Italian Melodies in a Transcultural World

Musical Polyphony

Polifonia musicale. Le tante vie delle melodie italiane in un mondo transculturale, edited by Dagmar Reichardt, Domenica Elisa Cicala, Donatella Brioschi and Mariella Martini-Merschmann (Ed.), with a preface by Dagmar Reichardt and Domenica Elisa Cicala, with an interview with the Sicilian-German singer-songwriter Etta Scollo, Firenze: Franco Cesati Editore, (Civiltà italiana. Terza serie, no. 32), 2020, 248 pp.

Igiaba Scego: "Würstchen"

Igiaba Scego, photo: Simona Filippini (2019)

Igiaba Scego: Würstchen, German translation of the short story Salsicce (2005, English translation: Sausages) by Dagmar Reichardt, online publication in KulturPort.De, 3.2.2020. 


Iain Chambers: The Postcolonial Sound of the Global South

The Global South in Portugal by Pascal Laurent

Iain Chambers: Der postkoloniale Sound des Globalen Südens, [interview with Iain Chambers by Dagmar Reichardt], online publication on www.kultur-port.de, 19.6.2020.