Wanted: A Mother of Cultural Studies

As a cultural anthropologist with a historical perspective, I really wonder: where are all the women in the history of our critical, self-reflective discipline?

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Lost in Malmö. Or: The Ever-changing Imaginations of a City

There are different things you notice about a city. They depend on your...

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Playing Masculinity

How stigmatization, feminist critique and a crisis of masculinity push male players towards the alt-right.

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Sisyphus and the American Dream

The Cyber-utopia is dead – long live the Cyber-heterotopia! The digital era didn’t deliver on its promises of emancipating humanity and the optimistic visions attributed to online technology turned predominantly into capitalistic and totalitarian nightmares. Here is why we should have a breather before we start to smash our devices and bury them somewhere far, far away.

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