Institute of Historical and Cultural Anthropology

Helen Ahner, M.A.

Contact (Office in 5ET)
+49(0)7071/29-74048
helen.ahnerspam prevention@uni-tuebingen.de

Office hours by appointment
via mail

Research Interests

Memory, Body, Sports, Material Culture, History of Science and Technology, Museum, Historical Ethnography

Vita

Born in 1990 in Oberndorf a. N. In 2010 she started her studies at the University of Tübingen. In 2013 she spent a semester at Université Rennes II (France). She holds a B. A. of the University of Tübingen in Historical and Cultural Anthropology and Rhetoric (2014) and a M. A. in Historical and Cultural Anthropology (2017). During her studies she worked as a tutor and as research assistant for several national and international LUI projects.

Since April 2017 she is a research associate and doctoral candidate. Her dissertation is about the project planetarium and how it changed the ways of seeing and experiencing a scientifically measured, artificial night sky.

Publications

Reviews

Talks

Teaching

Summer term 2019
Einführung in die historische Ethnografie/Exemplarische Felder der Kulturanalyse mit empirischer Übung.

Winter term 2018/2019
Jüdische Kulturen in Europa/in der Region: Erinnerungskultur und Nationalstaatlichkeit. Seminar mit Exkursion nach Israel.
Kulturanalyse des Regionalen: Stolz und VorurTeil II. Erzählte Zivilcourage in Herrenberg.

Summer term 2018
Kulturtheorien: Grundlagentexte zur Kulturtheorie
Exemplarische Felder der Kulturanalyse mit empirischer Übung: Stolz und Vorurteil. Erzählte Zivilcourage in Herrenberg.

Winter term 2017/2018
Kulturanalyse des Regionalen: Was Wissen schafft. Wissen im Stadtraum – Stadt als Wissensraum

Summer term 2017
Exemplarische Felder der Kulturanalyse mit empirischer Übung:
Unvergessliche Schmerzen – Erinnerungen an Krankheit und Verletzung