Dr Stephan Atzert

Senior Lecturer

School of Languages and Cultures
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
s.atzert@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 51417

Overview

Dr Stephan Atzert is a lecturer in German. His research project investigates the reception of Schopenhauer's philosophy by Nietzsche, Deussen and Freud.

His research interests include the philosophy of Arthur Schopenhauer and its impact in the history of ideas, the writings of Sigmund Freud, of Friedrich Nietzsche and of Paul Deussen. Literary authors: Thomas Bernhard and Heiner Müller. Supervision interests include the work of Th. W, Adorno and the Frankfurt School, the German student movement and the Red Army Faction.

He is currently developing a project on K.E. Neumann and the 19th and 20th century reception of Buddhism in Europe.

Qualifications

  • Master of Education, Monash University
  • BA (Hons), University of Melbourne
  • PhD, University of Melbourne

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Supervision

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Atzert, Stephan (2004). The media, Peter Handke and the wars in Former Yugoslavia. In: Stephan Atzert and Andrew Bonnell, Europe's Pasts and Presents: Proceedings of the Fourteenth Biennial Conference of the Australasian Association for European History. Fourteenth Biennial Conference of the Australasian Association for European History, University of Queensland, Brisbane, (179-193). 7th - 11th July 2003.

  • Atzert, Stephan (2003). Autobiographies of former GDR-writers: The Literary means of (Re)constructing a Personal Political History. In: Christina Leitz and Joseph Zizek, Proceedings of the 13th Biennial Conference of the Australasian Association of European Historians: Writing Europe's Pasts. 13th Biennial Conference of the Australasian Association of European Historians: Writing Europe's Pasts, University of Auckland, New Zealand, (69-81). 9-12 July, 2001.

Edited Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

Completed Supervision