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Steffen Köhn - New Assistant Professor at the Department of Anthropology

Steffen Köhn will join the School of Culture and Society as Assistant Professor on 1 August 2021.

2021.07.12 | Camilla Dimke

portrait of Steffen Köhn

Steffen Köhn earned a master's degree in social anthropology and film studies before studying film directing at the German Film and Television Academy Berlin (dffb). His PhD thesis "Mediating Mobility. Visual Anthropology in the Age of Migration" (Johannes-Gutenberg University Mainz, 2014) was published as a book by Wallflower/Columbia University Press in 2016.
He currently works on a postdoctoral research project on Cuban digital culture and alternative offline media circulation networks, funded by the German Research Foundation. Recent outcomes of this project are two multimodal articles, an ethnographic documentary about the first generation of Youtubers in Havana, as well as an ethnographic mobile phone video game. 


Steffen Köhn
School of Culture and Society
Moesgård Allé 20
building 4235, 138
8270 Højbjerg