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    On Thursday 20th June 2019 the institute is closed due to a public holiday.

    On Monday 24th June 2019 secretariat and library are open only from 1-6 p.m.

    Prof. Frank Heidemann will speak in our institute's colloquium on Wednesday 19th of June, 4-6p.m.

    Prof. Frank Heidemann from the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München, will give a lecture on "'The Seamen from Minicoy (Maliku), South-West India' Pioneers oft early globalisation". For the abstract and further information please click here. Download the complete list of speakers for the summer semester 2019 here.

    Everyone welcome!

    Coming up in Anthropology Cine Scene Club, Thursday 20th June, 6pm, Institut für Ethnologie

    Dr. Trash for New Haven
    25min, by E. Gabriel Dattatreyan

    En La Boca
    25min, by Matteo Gariglio

    With skype q&a of both of the directors and film discussion, moderation: Nica Senica & Savyasachi Anju-Prabir

    Find more information on the facebook event page:

    ATTENTION: MA Social Anthropology: QISPOS-Registration for the Summer Semester 2019

    The registration period for examinations is open from 15th of April 2019 to 18th of June 2019. Information for every Module can be found here:

    Master all Modules

    If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Schleiter.

    Books, books, books!

    Some institute members have donated books. Anyone can have look in the student council room (basementkitchen) and take any books they like home.

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