Astrid Schmetterling (co-chair) is Senior Lecturer in Visual Cultures at Goldsmiths, University of London. Her research focuses on the relation between history, culture and memory and is informed by the insights of postcolonial and transcultural studies. In this context, she is interested in contemporary international art practices, as well as in early 20th century German culture. She has written a monograph on Charlotte Salomon (Jüdischer Verlag im Suhrkamp Verlag, 2017) and a co-authored book with Lynn Turner on Visual Cultures as Recollection (Sternberg Press, 2013). She has also published essays on the artwork of Else Lasker-Schüler, Arnold Dreyblatt, Vivienne Koorland, Ulrike Grossarth, Uriel Orlow and others.
For more information, see https://www.gold.ac.uk/visual-cultures/a-schmetterling