Ernst van Alphen

Ernst van Alphen

Universiteit Leiden

Professor of Literary Studies at the Leiden University. His research focuses mostly on modern and post-modern literature and its relation to visual arts. He is the author of: Art in Mind: The Contribution of Contemporary Images to Thought (2005); Caught by History. Holocaust Effects in Contemporary Art, Literature and Theory (1997); Failed Images: Photography and Its Counter-practices (2018) oraz Staging the Archive (2014).