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Vincent Kaufmann

title Prof. Dr.
name Vincent Kaufmann
institute Institute for Media and Communications Management (MCM)
address MCM-HSG, Büro 48-121, Blumenbergplatz 9, 9000 St. Gallen, Switzerland
phone 071 224 2770
e-mail
homepage www.unisg.ch/weitereinfovincentkaufmann
publications papers (72)
projects project entries (5)
School SHSS - School of Humanities and Social Sciences
university status professor
position Director, MCM Institute (MCM 3: Media and Culture) and Professor of French
main focuses History and Theory of Media and Intermediality, History and Theory of Literature (with special emphasis on avant-gardes)
fields of research Media and Culture
French Literature and Culture
further fields of... Journalism
former positions   1979-1984: Assistant, University of Geneva, Dept. of French

1984: Visiting-Assistant-Professor, University of
Michigan (Dept. of Romance Languages).


1985: Visiting-Assistant-Professor,
University of California at Berkeley (Dept. of French).


1985-1986: Visiting-Assistant-Professor,
The Johns Hopkins University, Dept. of French.

 


1986-1990: Assistant-Professor, University of Geneva,
Dept. of French.

 


1990-1991: Associate Professor of French, University of
California at Berkeley.




1991-1996: Professor
of French, University of California at Berkeley, Dept. of French (1993-1996:

             Chair
of the Department)

 


1996 - : Professor of French, University of St.Gallen

 


1998 and 2000: 

Visiting-Professor,
University of California at Berkeley.




1999-2000: Visiting-Professor, ETH Zürich

2001 – 2006:

Director of the project „Réseau Cinéma CH“
(commissioned by the Swiss Confederation, the  Universities of Zürich and Lausanne, the Ecole Cantonale d'Art of Lausanne and
the Hochschule für Gestaltung of
Zürich).



2002 -2003:

Director of the project „International Institute for
Journalism“ (commissioned by the Swiss Confederation)



2004-2006: Director of the "Ateliers du
Journalisme" (Private executive education, Ringier

            SA, Edipresse SA, Le Temps SA)



2005-2006  and 2007:Visiting-Professor,  University of Lausanne



2006 - 2008: Director of the project "Académie
du Journalisme et des Médias" (AJM), University of Neuchâtel



2008 - 2010: Chair
of the Académie du Journalisme et des Médias - Université  of Neuchâtel

 


2009--:

Director, MCM Institute (Media and Communication
Management), University of St. Gallen, Chair for Media and Culture

 



2010-2012: Visiting-Professor,
University of Neuchâtel, AJM

 



2013--: Director of the St.Gallen
International Publishing Management Course (partnership with the Frankfurt Book
Fair Gmbh)

 



2014 (January-February): James T. King
Distinguished Visitor, Yale University, Dpt. Of French

 

 

 

 
affiliations Internationale Buchwissenschaftliche Gesellschaft (IBG): Member of the Board
editorial board Kodex, Jahrbuch der Internationalen Buchchwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft (IBG)

Advisory Board: Sub-Stance, Santa Barbara, Ca.

Advisory Board: Revue Européenne des Médias, Paris II-Assas
additional inform... Book Publications      

Le livre et ses adresses. Mallarmé, Valéry, Ponge, Blanchot, Méridiens-Klincksieck, Paris, 1986.      

«Immobiles à grands pas. Ecriture et voyage» (Ed.), Revue des Sciences Humaines, 214, 1989-2.       

L'équivoque épistolaire, Ed. de Minuit, coll «Critique», Paris, 1990.  

Translation in English: Post Scripts, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1994.  

Translation in Italian: L'equivoco epistolare, Pratiche, Parma, 1994.      

«Le livre total» (Ed.), Revue des Sciences Humaines, 236, 1994-4.      

Poétique de groupes littéraires. Avant-gardes 1920-1970, PUF, Paris, 1997       

Guy Debord. La révolution au service de la poésie, Paris, Fayard, 2001.  

Translation in German: Guy Debord. Die Revolution im Dienste der Poesie, Tiamat Verlag, Berlin, 2004. ·

Translation in English: Guy Debord. Revolution in the Service of Poetry, The University of Minnesota Press, 2006. Paperback edition in 2010 

Translation in Chinese:  NjupCo, 2014        

Medien und nationale Kulturen (Ed.), Verlag Paul Haupt, Bern, 2004.         

Guy Debord, Oeuvres,Gallimard, coll. Quarto, Gallimard, Paris, Préface et introduction, 2006.        

Ménages à trois. La littérature à l'épreuve du médico-religieux,Presses universitaires du Septentrion, Lille, 2007. ·       

La Faute à Mallarmé.  L’aventure de la théorie littéraire, Ed. du Seuil, Paris, 2011.         

Das öffentliche Ich. Selbstdarstellungen im literarischen und medialen Kontext (Vincent Kaufmann, Ulrich Schmid, Dieter Thomae eds.), Transcript Verlag, Bielefeld, 2014.