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20 Years of the ZMI: Section „Media and Gender“

20 Years of the ZMI: Section „Media and Gender“


Guest Lecture: 1 November 2021, 6.15 PM

Dr. Elisabeth Lechner. Foto: Mercan Sümbültepe


„Resisting Hypervisibility through Body Neutrality?“

Guest Speaker: Dr. Elisabeth Lechner
Moderation: Prof. Greta Olson
Panel: Dr. Danae Gallo González, Dr. Jutta Hergenhan, Oliver Klaassen, M.A. and Prof. Sigrid Ruby

Elisabeth Lechner is a feminist scholar and activist. Her research focusses, among others, on body politics, pop/celebrity feminism, Affect/Body Studies, and feminist activism. Currently, she works at the Austrian Chamber of Labour, Office for Digital Affairs. For more information on her and her upcoming book „Riot, don't diet! Aufstand der widerspenstigen Körper" (Kremayr & Scheriau, 2021), please see

The talk will be held in English.
















(October 26, 2021, Anette Feller)