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Anja Lungstraß

Researcher, Österreichische kulturdokumentation. internationales archiv für kulturanalysen

Schultergasse 5/15, A-1010 Wien
Tel: +43 1 535 27 05
Fax: +43 1 535 27 05 16



Anja Lungstraß is a researcher and documentarist at the österreichische kulturdokumentation in Vienna. She studied German literature, psychology, publishing and bibliology in Düsseldorf, Berlin and Munich and graduated in cultural management at the Vienna Institute for Culture Concepts. Before she startet her work for the kulturdokumentation, she worked for various publishing houses in programme design, press work and marketing.

Her research topics are cultural policies in Austria, in Europe and international, comparative cultural policies, cultural diversity, creative industries and urban cultural policies. She is author of several publications and articles, for example „ Who does the city belong to? Vienna - art in public space since 1968" (KÖR GmbH, Kunsthalle Wien, 2009) and „The UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions - Stocktaking on Implementation and Application in Austria" (for the Austrian UNESCO Commission, ÖUK 2010). She is engaged in various cooperation-projects, for example as national correspondent for the study „Contribution of Culture to Local and Regional Development as part of European Cohesion Policy" (CSES/ERICarts, 2010).