NEWS



New Publications:



Claudia has recently published two new Books:

  1. 1.She has published the book Power and Feminist Agency in Capitalism: Toward a New Theory of the Political Subject with Oxford University Press (2017).



As a result of this publication, two book symposiums and three reviews on the book have recently been published in top-tier journals:


First, “A Critical Feminist Exchange” on the book has been published in Political Theory (2018). Click here to download article


Second, a “Critical Dialogue” on the book has been published in Perspectives on Politics(2018).


Third, a second book-review has been published in Hypatia (2018). 


Fourth, a review about the book has been published in Politics and Gender (2018).


Fifth, a review about the book has been published in Choice (2018). Click here to download article


Furthermore, a podcast interview with New Books in Political Science appeared in 2017.




2. Claudia’s other new book The Politics of Repressed Guilt: The Tragedy of Austrian Silence has been published by Edinburgh University Press in May 2018.


An interview about the book appeared (in German) in  Wina – Das jüdische Stadtmagazin, with the title “Über unterdrückte Schuld (About Repressed Guilt)“ in 2018.




Claudia has also recently published several peer-reviewed articles:


  1. 1.Her article “Mystified Consciousness: Rethinking the Rise of the Far Right with Marx and Lacan”, is forthcoming in Open Cultural Studies, in a special edition “Marx, Semiotics and Political Praxis” (in press).


  1. 2.Her article “Rebelling Against Suffering in Capitalism” has just been published as the lead article in Contemporary Political Theory (2018).


  1. 3.Her article “Rethinking Embodied Reflective Judgment with Adorno and Arendt” has been published in Constellations (2018)


  1. 4.Her article “Mass Hypnoses: The Rise of the Far Right from an Adornian and Freudian Perspective”, has also just been published in the Berlin Journal of Critical Theory (2018). Click here to download article


  1. 5.Her article “Theorizing Feminist Political Subjectivity: A Reply to Caputi and Naranch” was also recently published in Political Theory (2018). Click here to download article


  1. 6. Claudia’s “Critical Dialogue: Response to James Martel’s review of Power and Feminist Agency in Capitalism: Toward a New Theory of the Political Subject”, also recently appeared in Perspectives on Politics ( 2018).


  1. 7.Claudia’s article “The Contemporary Frankfurt School’s Eurocentrism Unveiled” has also recently been published in Political Theory (2018). Click here to download article


  1. 8.Her “Critical Dialogue: The Misinterpellated Subject by James Martel,” also recently  appeared in Perspectives on Politics (2018).




Claudia has also several recently published or forthcoming peer-reviewed book chapters:


  1. 9.Her article “Mourning Denied: The Tabooed Subject,” will be published in The Democratic Arts of Mourning: Political Theory and Loss (in press).


  1. 10.Her article “Radical or Neoliberal Political Imaginary? Nancy Fraser Revisited,” has recently been published in the Handbook of Frankfurt School Critical Theory (2018)


  1. 11.Her article “A Festival for Frustrated Egos: The Rise of Trump from an Early Frankfurt School Critical Theory Perspective”, has also recently been published in Trump and Political Philosophy (in press).




She also received recent Grants:


In 2018 Claudia has also received the PPPA (School of Politics, Philosophy, and Public Affairs) Summer Faculty Research Grant to pursue research on her new book project The Rise of the Far Right in the United States and Europe: A Psychoanalytic and Critical Theory Perspective.




Recent and upcoming Talks and Public Lectures:


1. She will present the invited public lecture “Feminism in the Age of the Far Right”, at the Central European University, Budapest, Europe, in May 2019.


2. Claudia will present the lecture “Illusions of Whole Subjectivity: Understanding the Rise of the Far Right from a Psychoanalytic Perspective,” at the Psychoanalytic Lecture series, Institute for the Humanities, Simon Fraser University (SFU), in March 2019.


3. She presented the lecture “The Rise of the Far Right: A Psychoanalytic and Economic Analysis,” at the 1st Northwest Critical Theory Roundtable: Radical Political Economy, & Critiques of Fascism, Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA, February 2018.




Teaching updates:


Last, but not least, Claudia has proudly hooded her first doctoral student in political theory and philosophy, Dr. Laci Hubbard-Mattix,  in May 2017. Here are some of the pictures of this happy event. 




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