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19 Apr 2023  |  Annina Gyger

Objects are beings – A poem

The way I approach my surroundings significantly changed after two years of working theoretically as well as hands-on with objects...

09 Mar 2023  |  Philipp Schorch & Ruben Darío Chambi

Book launch and signing of cooperation agreement at UPEA in El Alto, Bolivia

On 2 March 2023, Juliane Müller presented her book "El comercio popular globalizado. Mercado, reciprocidad ...

15 Feb 2023  |  Ruben Darío Chambi & Guido Alejo Mamani

Alasita: La feria aymara de las aspiraciones

Enero es un mes de intensa actividad en los talleres artesanales de las ciudades de El Alto y La Paz...

24 Jan 2023  |  Vilsoni Hereniko

Best Animation Short of the Year at Los Angeles Indie Short Fest

A true story: Eight women from Santa Rosa wanted to see a movie set on their home island of Rotuma. And so they got in their cars...

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...