Of Theatre and Cultural Stages: Theatricality and Jewishness in fin-de-siècle Vienna

The dissertation project takes a look at the negotiations of Jewishness, both on- and offstage, in fin-de-Siècle Vienna. Putting an emphasis on Vienna as a nucleus of diverse knowledges around 1900, the research centers the mutual relationship between theatre traditions of different provenance, and links them to the discussions about “Eastern” and “Western” Jewry. By …