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17 Dec 2022  |  Safua Akeli Amaama, Annika Sippel & Philipp Schorch

Sāmoan Multiplicities in Sāmoa: Reflections on our field trip

In early November, Safua Akeli Amaama, Annika Sippel, and Philipp Schorch spent a week together in Apia, Sāmoa...

29 Nov 2022  |  Luisa Marten

Burden or opportunity? Discussion on ‘ethnographic collections’ in German institutions

14 November 2022. The lecture room at the Münchner Volkshochschule (Munich adult education centre) was filled and...

21 Oct 2022  |  Vā Moana Pacific Spaces

Vā Kōrero: Philipp Schorch & Paul Janman

Recap of the guest lecture by Philipp Schorch and Paul Janman at Vā Moana Pacific Spaces in Auckland, Aotearoa New Zealand

30 Sep 2022  |  Diana Gabler

Reflecting on misconceptions about conservation

21 September 2022. It was an intensive day at the storage facility of the Museum am Rothenbaum – Kulturen und Künste der Welt...

22 Jun 2022  |  Clarissa Bluhm

What can museum anthropology do in the 21st century? A recap

[In German] Munich's Museum Fünf Kontinente looks back on two successful conference days on the subject of museum anthropology...

31 Aug 2022  |  Diego Muñoz

Du macabre et burlesque: Alfred Métraux à Marae renga

Le 11 avril 1963, dans une forêt de Chevreuse en région Parisienne, l’ethnologue suisse Alfred Métraux se donnait la mort. Restant...