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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Playing Masculinity

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

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Living the reaspora: Afropolitans back home

In the web series ‘An African City’, five highly qualified and fashion obsessed young women decide to return to the continent where their ancestors were born – to Africa. Is this the new African elite?

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What a woman should be like

A fieldnote from a hairdressing salon in Munich, Germany (December 2013)

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