Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg


Manuela Schmidtke

phone: (0345) 55-24191
fax: (0345) 55-27326

Reichardtstraße 11
06114 Halle (Saale)

Cornelia Heimann

phone: (0345) 55-24201
fax: (0345) 55-27326

Reichardtstraße 11
06114 Halle (Saale)

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postal address:
Seminar für Ethnologie
06099 Halle (Saale)

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Dr. Katharina Schramm receives funding from the Fritz Thyssen Foundation

Dr. Katharina Schramm received funding from the Fritz Thyssen Foundation for a workshop developed together with Dr. Kerry Bystrom from Bard College, Berlin. The workshop is titled "The Claims on Descent: Science, Representation, Race and Redress in 21st Century South Africa" and will take place on June 14-16, 2014 at the Martin Luther University in Halle-Wittenberg.

Prof. Dr. Richard Rottenburg has been appointed Theodor Heuss Professor at The New School for Social Research, New York for the academic year 2014/15.

Guest lectures / Presentations

Within the Joint Institutes Colloquium, MPI for Social Anthropology and Seminar for Social Anthropology, MLU the following lectures will be given:

22.4.2014: Keith Breckenridge: The Anti-Bank and Biometric Citizenship: Net1 UEPS and biometric financial services an the African continent

06.5.2014: Roman Loimeier: Rinderpest and its Importance for Africa's Political History in the late 19th and Early 20th Century

Ort:  MPI für ethnologische Forschung
         06116 Halle Advokatenweg 36 (Seminarraum)
Zeit: 16.15 - 17.45 Uhr

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