Author: Konstanze N’Guessan

#BookReview: Being a parent in the field

Konstanze N’Guessan , July 17th, 2021

Ethnographic fieldwork resembles a dance on the wire between distance and closeness, seesawing between participant immersion and analytical retreat that turns the anthropologist into a tool of data…


Bringing anthropologies of the state to Mainz: A workshop report

Konstanze N’Guessan , July 11th, 2018

With #anthrostate, allegralab seems to suggest that there is a distinct subdiscipline of anthropology that studies the contemporary state. However, following Bourdieu (1994), Navaro-Yashin (2002) or m…