zum Inhalt springen

Simone Pfeifer, M.A.

Short Biography

Since 2017: Postdoctoral Researcher, BMBF funded project 'Jihad online' at the Department for Anthropology and African Studies.

2013 - 2017: Doctoral Research Fellow, DFG funded Research Training Group "Locating Media" at the University of Siegen.

2011 - 2013: Doctoral Research Fellow, DFG funded research project "Media-related configurations of translocal social spaces by West African migrants in Europe" at the Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Cologne.
 
2009 - 2011: Lecturer (Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin) at the "Research and Teaching Network: Media, Culture, and Society." Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Cologne.

2006: Master of Arts in Visual Anthropology, Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology, University of Manchester, UK.

2005: Magistra Artium in Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Cologne.

Research Interest and Regional Focus

Media anthropology and audio-visual anthropology, migration, mobility and transnationalism, kinship, gender and generations, digital and media ethnography.

Senegal, Germany, Hungary, Malta.

Publications

Edited journal

2017 (together with Dang-Anh, Mark; Reisner, Clemens; Villioth, Lisa) Medienpraktiken: situieren, erforschen, reflektieren. In: Navigationen – Zeitschrift für Medien- und Kulturwissenschaften 17 (1).

Articles

2017 Medienpraktiken der Nähe und Distanz. Soziale Beziehungen und Facebook-Praktiken zwischen Berlin und Dakar. In: Navigationen – Zeitschrift für Medien- und Kulturwissenschaften 17 (1), S. 55-75.

2017 (together with Dang-Anh, Mark; Reisner, Clemens; Villioth, Lisa) Medienpraktiken. Situieren, erforschen, reflektieren. Zur Einleitung. In: Navigationen – Zeitschrift für Medien- und Kulturwissenschaften 17 (1), S. 7-36.

Film

2017 To Declare One’s Hand: Pictures on the Table, Pictures on the Move (Senegal, Germany, Multimedia, together with Ulf Neumann).