About the Author

Robert A. Winkler

E-Mail: robert.winkler@sbg.ac.at

Robert A. Winkler is a post-doctoral lecturer and researcher at the Institute for American Studies at Paris Lodron University of Salzburg. He has studied American Cultural and Literary History as well as Philosophy in Munich, Germany, and Istanbul, Turkey. He defended his PhD thesis in June 2019, which is entitled “Generation Reagan Youth: Representing and Resisting White Neoliberal Forms of Life in the U.S. Hardcore Punk Scenes, 1979–1999.” The PhD project was funded by the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes and conducted at the International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture (GCSC) at Justus Liebig University Giessen, Germany. Further research interests include cultural theory as well as continental philosophy. He has published with transcript, KULT_online and Punk & Post-Punk.

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