Carlos Collado Seidel – Secretary General

Carlos Collado Seidel Foto: © Roland Baege
  • Born 1966 in Munich; childhood in Spain and Germany
  • Studies History in Munich and Madrid
  • Historian; author of non-fiction and children’s books, translator; advisor for documentary and feature film productions; feature writer and author of political commentaries and reportages
  • Literary publications, especially on Spanish history, focussing on issues of national identity, nationalism, and coming to terms with the past
  • Visiting professorship; prolonged research trips to Madrid, London, Bilbao, and  various German universities; since 2011 unscheduled professor for Modern History at Philipps-Universität Marburg
  • Member of the board in different socio- and cultural-political societies; since 2001 deputy chairman of Kulturforum Starnberg