Tag: Mobility / Mobilität

Pandemic Affects, Planetary Specters, and the Precarious Everyday: Encountering COVID-19 as a Nomad with (Half)Grown Roots (#WitnessingCorona)

Jenny Rosenberg , February 11th, 2021

Hide Press Release (2 Less Words) Nasima Selim     Ein Gespenst geht um in Europa. A specter is haunting Europe.              …


Does COVID-19 Facilitate New Migration? Exploring a Fast-Expanding Indian Diaspora in Germany (#WitnessingCorona)

Jenny Rosenberg , December 17th, 2020

Hide Press Release (2 Less Words) Amrita Datta   Picture 1: Young Indian white collar migrants are protesting at the Brandenbuerger Tor in Berlin against the impending citizenship…


Blocking the Pandemic: Regional Boundary Controls in Indonesia’s Far East (#WitnessingCorona)

Karoline Buchner , May 27th, 2020

Hide Press Release (2 Less Words) Jacob Nerenberg   Indonesia, whose population of 267 million inhabits a vast archipelago, has not been spared the challenge of the SARS-CoV-2…


What COVID-19 Reveals about Borders and Citizenship: Europe’s Migrants on Their Way Back Home (#WitnessingCorona)

Karoline Buchner , May 18th, 2020

Hide Press Release (2 Less Words) Tunay Altay   Travel restrictions became a global response to combat the spread of COVID-19. According to an analysis from April 2020…


Monströs oder gespenstisch? Fragen von Schuld, Verantwortung und Solidarität in Zeiten der Corona-Pandemie (#WitnessingCorona)

Karoline Buchner , April 20th, 2020

Hide Press Release (2 Less Words) Felix Lussem   Eine andere Art von „Geisterorten“: Noch immer verschwinden Dörfer im Rheinland für Kohleextraktion. Aktivisten verweisen auch hier auf das…


At the Border of „Us“ and „Them“ – An Anecdote of a Korean International Student Going Through Corona Pandemic in France (#WitnessingCorona)

Karoline Buchner , April 10th, 2020

Hide Press Release (2 Less Words) Juhyun Lee   With the spread of the coronavirus, social distancing has become a new imperative. The changes are indeed very fast-paced….


Healing Landscapes in Berlin: Seven Film Portraits of Healers in the City

Hansjörg Dilger , October 11th, 2018

Hide Press Release (6 Less Words) Hansjörg Dilger, Kristian Petersen, Werkstatt Ethnologie Viviana Ponce de León. Photo credits: Miriam Tamayo. The anthropological film project “Healing Landscapes in B…


New Special Issue “Im/Mobilities and Dis/Connectivities in Medical Globalization: How Global is Global Health?”

Hansjörg Dilger , January 18th, 2018

Hide Press Release (4 Less Words) Dominik Mattes, Hansjörg Dilger The interdisciplinary, politically contested field of Global Health has often been described as a consequence of, and response…


Refuge Europe at its Limits? Limits and Contradictions of the Political and Moral Ideal – Conference report

Karoline Buchner , November 3rd, 2017

Hide Press Release (5 Less Words) Marcos Freire de Andrade Neves From the left: Prof. Alessandro Monsutti; Prof. Heath Cabot; Žiga Podgornik-Jakil; Prof. Olaf Zenker. Photographer Timur H…


Die Ärzteschaft türkischer Herkunft und die „Entdeckung des türkischen Patienten“ – zur Ethnisierung der Gesundheitsversorgung in (West-)Deutschland

Karoline Buchner , June 26th, 2017

Hide Press Release (2 Less Words) Lisa Peppler Arztkoffer mit Utensilien, um 1980; Wörterbuch Deutsch-Türkisch, 1976. Objekte in Privatbesitz, Foto: Lisa Peppler. Im gesundheitswissenschaftlichen Disku…


Embryos on the Move: Transnational Networks of Surrogacy

Karoline Buchner , January 24th, 2017

Hide Press Release (2 Less Words) Anika König Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI) where sperm is manually injected into the egg cell. This procedure is predominantly used to overcome…


Medical Technologies and Infrastructure: Exploring Im/Mobility and Dis/Connectivity in “Global Health”

Hansjörg Dilger , January 23rd, 2017

Hide Press Release (4 Less Words) Hansjörg Dilger, Dominik Mattes Source: pixabay CC0 1.0. There are numerous approaches to defining “Global Health” (Brown, Cueto, and Fee 2006; Farmer…