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Ein Besuch im Museum

Blog des Institut für Europäische Ethnologie , November 1st, 2021


Geschätzte Lesedauer: 2 Minuten Foto von Martina Mikulka Ein Projekt von Martina Mikulka und Simon Schwarz „Man kann diese Merkmale im  Begriff der Aura zusammenfassen und sagen: Was…


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Wieder zu Ahnen werden. Sterbliche Überreste im Museum

Gesine Krüger , September 8th, 2021


Die Diskussion über die Rückgabe von Kunst und Kulturgüter lässt manchmal vergessen, dass auch zahllose sterbliche Überreste zu den einstigen kolonialen Sammlungen gehören und heute zurückgefordert we…


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Immerse Yourselves!

Verena Niepel , April 17th, 2021


Imagine Gustav Klimt’s tender motifs, with their gleaming, golden elements, projected onto huge concrete walls. This fascinating vision has become an immersive exhibition at the new ‘Les Bassin…


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Volontariate

Mareike , August 17th, 2020


Damit die Volontariatstellen in der langen Liste nicht so untergehen, haben sie heute einen eigenen Eintrag. Viel Erfolg! Studentisches VolontariatLWL, Münsterhttps://www.lwl.org/LWL/Der_LWL/Jobs…


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Sowei Mask Repairs in Focus: Material Interpretation and Object Itineraries (Lecture)

Jason Baird Jackson , May 6th, 2020


Sowei Mask Repairs in Focus: Material Interpretation and Object Itineraries A Material Culture Studies Lecture by Kristin Otto Thursday May 14, 2020 2–3 p.m. (EST) Email Jason Jackson…


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Web Resources for Museum Job Seekers, Revisited

Jason Baird Jackson , December 4th, 2019


This semester I am teaching the undergraduate course Museums and Material Culture (FOLK-F440). The course combined an introduction to material culture studies with collections research projects at the…


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Arbeitsplatz Museum aus Sicht einer Direktorin

Benjamin Reif , October 5th, 2019


Silke Stoll ist derzeit die leitende Direktorin des Museums für Natur und Mensch (MNM) in Freiburg. Ich habe mit ihr über die Arbeit im Museum gesprochen und darüber,…


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Notes on a Postcard

Siobhán McGuirk , October 2nd, 2019


The exhibition The World Exists To Be Put on A Postcard has been running at the British Museum throughout the summer. It is an apt location for any…


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Praktikum im Museum: Erwartungen, Erfahrungen und warum ich wieder auf der Suche bin

Marie-Luise Stutz , July 25th, 2019


Praktika sind nicht nur gut, um herauszufinden, was man will, sondern auch, was man nicht will. Bevor ich meine Praktika im Regionalmuseum und bei den Städtischen Museen angefangen…


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Curating African Cosmos/Stellar Arts

Alexandra Frankel , July 11th, 2019


From ancient stone reliefs to contemporary works of art, African artists have looked to the sun, moon, and stars for inspiration. We have all experienced the wonder of…


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Michaela Schäuble: Ecstasy: A review of two recent exhibitions on consciousness-expanding experience

Focaal Web Editor , January 23rd, 2019


In his classic Ecstatic Religion: A Study of Shamanism and Spirit Possession, I. M. Lewis (1971) contends that ritual, belief, and spiritual experience are the three cornerstones of…


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What FoodAnthropology Is Reading Now, December 22, 2018

foodanthro , December 22nd, 2018


David Beriss A brief digest of food and nutrition-related items that caught our attention recently. Got items you think we should include? Send links and brief descriptions to…


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„… und was macht man dann damit?“

Sina Wohlgemuth , April 17th, 2018


Ein Erfahrungsbericht aus dem Museum von Annette Allerheiligen Jede_r Student_in der Kulturanthropologie musste diese Frage wohl schon unzählige Male über sich ergehen lassen. Manchmal stellen die Men…


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Workshop on Ethnographic Methods in Museum Folklore and Ethnology

Jason Baird Jackson , January 13th, 2018


This post is the next in my series of reports on the trip to China that American museum colleagues and I took in December 2017. The Beijing posts…


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La Pista de Baile, PST LA/LA & LACE

Alexandra Lippman , January 12th, 2018


I am excited to be collaborating with Colectivo AM (Mexico City) and LACE (Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions) on “La Pista de Baile.” Below is the description of the…


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Was wir aus der Kopftrophäen-Debatte lernen könnten

Ingrid Thurner , December 12th, 2017


Der Kommentar erschien am 12. 12. 2017 in der Wiener Zeitung. Nicht nur die Toten verdienen Respekt, sondern auch die Lebenden – und zwar alle, unabhängig von Herkunft…


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Food at the Museum

foodanthro , November 28th, 2017


A brief reminder about two off-site events during the AAA meetings in DC: The SAFN distinguished lecturer, Paula J. Johnson, is a curator, project director, and public historian…


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Collecting and Curating Food History for a Hungry Public

foodanthro , November 2nd, 2017


The Society for the Anthropology of Food and Nutrition is thrilled to announce our distinguished speaker for the Annual Meetings: Paula J. Johnson is a curator, project director, and…


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Shifting Perspectives: The Man in Africa Hall at the American Museum of Natural History at 50

Enid Schildkrout & Jacklyn Grace Lacey , October 18th, 2017


The American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) in NY circa 2000. Photo from Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. The “Man in Africa Hall” at the American Museum…


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Mode ist Kunst. Balenciaga, l’œuvre au noir.

me_ka , October 15th, 2017


              Mode ist Kunst. Balenciaga, l’œuvre au noir   Zwischen Mode und Kunst besteht heute eine offensichtlichere Verbindung, als es jemals in…


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CFP: Museum Anthropology Futures

Jason Baird Jackson , January 24th, 2017


On behalf of the Council for Museum Anthropology, I am happy to pass along the call for proposals for the Museum Anthropology Futures conference in Montreal this May….


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Anthropology Now and Then in the American Museum of Natural History

Susan Harding and Emily Martin , December 14th, 2016


Figure 1. American Museum of Natural History, Manhattan. Courtesy https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/ File%3AAmerican_Museum_Natural_History_3792476001_6cab532900.jpg. By Smart Destinations (http:…


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The Anthropoliteia #BlackLivesMatterSyllabus Project, Week 4: Gina Athena Ulysse on “Race: The Power of an Illusion”

smulla16 , September 28th, 2016


The editors of Anthropoliteia are happy to present the latest entry in on ongoing series The Anthropoliteia #BlackLivesMatterSyllabus Project, which will mobilize anthropological work as a pedagogical…


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Call for Papers: Museums and Their Publics at Sites of Conflicted History

Haidy Geismar , June 20th, 2016


Via Barbara Kirschenblatt Gimblett Museums of history face a particular challenge in societies that have experienced conflict and violence in recent memory and radical geopolitical and ideological cha…


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