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Dr. Ulf Vierke

Senior Fellow – Arts in Africa

Contact


Bayreuth International Graduate School of African Studies
University of Bayreuth

95440 Bayreuth

Tel: +49 (0) 921 55-4601

Fax: +49 (0) 921 55-4602

E-Mail: ulf.vierke@uni-bayreuth.de

http://www.ethnologie.uni-bayreuth.de/de/team/Vierke__Ulf/index.html

Research Interests

material culture, African arts, popular culture, photography, curatorial studies and disability studies

Geographical Area

East Africa (Kenya and Tanzania), lusophone Africa (Angola and Mozambique)


Academic Vita

since 2010

Director of Iwalewa House, University of Bayreuth

since 2007

Director of DEVA (the digital archive of African studies), University of Bayreuth

2004-2009

Assistant Professor, University of Bayreuth

2004

PhD in Bayreuth

1997-1999

Scholarship of the DFG Graduate Seminar “Intercultural Relations in Africa”

Memberships and functions in academic organisations

 

Member of Arts Council of the African Studies Association (ACASA)

 

Member of Deutsche Gesellschaft für Volkskunde (DGV)  

 

Member of Behinderung und Entwicklungszusammenarbeit e.V. (BEZEV)

 

Member of ICOM (Ethnography, ICR (Regional Museums) and AVICOM (New Media)) 

Publications

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