MUSEUM ON THE COUCH

Museum on the Couch 3.0

Participants of the module "Museum on the Couch - Reflexive Interventions in Anthropology" present their installations, interventions, and performances in the permanent exhibitions of the GRASSI Museum für Völkerkunde in Leipzig. The project offers an interactive space for students to engage with the problems faced by contemporary ethnographic museums, both theoretically and practically.

The exhibition runs from 24th June until 15th October.

On Wednesdays and on weekends at 3pm, participants give tours. Those who wish to explore the exhibits on their own may identify them by a red dot.

Forthcoming guided tours in english at 3pm:

August 06-08, 12-08, 13-08, 19-08, 20-08, 26-08, 27-08

September 02-09, 03-09, 06-09, 09-09, 10-09

 

 

Summer School “Seeing the Self through the Lens of the Other”

We invite post-graduate students enrolled in a Master's program in the social sciences or humanities at the University of Leipzig as well as Halle and Jena to apply for a Summer School titled "Seeing the Self through the Lens of the Other."
The summer school will take place from 03 to 12 July 2017 and will earn students a credit of 10 ECTS.

Deadline for applications is 15 May 2017.

Read more in the Call for entries and Program.

Application form (pdf/docx)

Invitation to the Celebratory Send-Off for Dr. Lothar Bohrmann: Symposium and Festive Celebration

Bildschirmfoto 2016-05-24 um 15.45.07We would like to cordially invite you to the send-off events for Dr. Lothar Bohrmann. For this occasion, we host a symposium on July 7th ("Intervention als Politik und Magie: Dimensionen grenzüberschreitender Eingriffe in Krisengebieten") as well as a festive celebration on July 8th, which will include music, book presentation, and a ceremonial address by Prof. Dr. Anke Reichenbach, Zayed University Dubai ("Zum widersprüchlichen Umgang mit Daus in Dubais Identitätskonstruktionen").

 

The program for the event is available for download here.

Office

Annette Veit
 Tel + 49 341 97 37 220
Fax + 49 341 97 37 229
ethnologie@rz.uni-leipzig.de
Office Hours:
Mon-Thu 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Director

Ursula Rao
 +49 341 97 37 221
ursula.rao@uni-leipzig.de
Institut für Ethnologie
Schillerstraße 6
04109 Leipzig
Germany