Personal profile

Research interests

Expanded aesthetics (in particular, theater outside of theater, e.g. as textual strategies or in documantary films); philosophical and literary 'engagements' with economic matters; 18th century political philosophies (the social imaginary); Frankfurt School and Marxism

External positions

Editorial Board Brecht Yearbook, book review editor, International Brecht Society (IBS)

2016 → …


  • Theater
  • philosophy

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theater Social Sciences
art Social Sciences
dance Social Sciences
alumni Social Sciences
field of study Social Sciences
gift Social Sciences
performance Social Sciences
Frankfurt School Arts & Humanities

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Research Output 1998 2016

Sohn-Rethel. Das Theoriekunstwerk

Rothe, M. Feb 2016 In : Merkur. 70, 801, p. 32-45 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Frankfurt School: Philosophy and (political) economy

Rothe, M. (ed.) & Ronge, B. (ed.) Apr 2016 In : History of the Human Sciences. 29/2, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Frankfurt School
Political Economy
Theodor W. Adorno

The Temporality of Critique.: Bertolt Brecht's Fragment 'Jae Fleischhacker in Chikago

Rothe, M. 2016 In : Brecht Yearbook. 40, p. 29-53 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

"Kant and Epictetus. Transformations of Imperial Stoicism"

Rothe, M. 2014 Epictetus: His Continuing Influences and Contemporary Relevance. Suits, D. B. (ed.). Rochester Institute of Technology Press, p. 131-150 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Kritik nach Kant. Foucaults und Adornos "Gute Endlichkeit"

Rothe, M. 2013 Philosophische Gespräche ed. Berlin: Helle Panke. 40 p.

Research output: Book/ReportScholarly edition

Activities 2016 2016

  • 1 Participation in conference

The Politics of Form

Rothe, M. (Participant)
Nov 17 2016Nov 19 2016

Activity: Participation in conference


IAS Research and Creative Collaborative

Matthias Rothe (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively


IAS Research and Creative Collaborative

Matthias Rothe (Recipient), 2015

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

Bertolt Brecht
Theatre Arts
Panel Discussion

Talle Faculty Research Award

Matthias Rothe (Recipient), 2016

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

field of study