Kunstgeschichte der Moderne

Mikaél Assilkinga

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Neuerscheinung

Atlas der Abwesenheit
Kameruns Kulturerbe in Deutschland

Autor:innenkollektiv. Andrea Meyer und Bénédicte Savoy (Koord.)
520 Seiten, 110 Abb. und 51 Karten
Dietrich Reimer Verlag, 2023
ISBN: 978-3-496-01700-4

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Englische Arbeitsübersetzung
Französische Arbeitsübersetzung

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Forschungsschwerpunkte

  • Provenienzforschung und europäischer Kolonialismus in Afrika
  • Menschliche Überreste
  • Medien und kulturelle Praxis

Vita

since 2022
PhD student at the Technical University of Berlin, History of Modern Art, co-tutelle with Université de Dschang. Project "Reversed History of Collections". Supervisors Prof. Dr. Benedicte Savoy and Prof. Dr. Albert Gouaffo. Topic: Cameroonian power artefacts in German museums. Meanings and significances from the violent colonial exploitation to postcolonial history.

01.08.-31.10.2022
Fellow in the project "Sensitive Provenances", Georg-August-University Göttingen

August 2021
Research Assistant at the Institute for Art History and Historical Urban Studies, Technical University Berlin

February 2021-July 2021
Visiting doctoral student and non-editing lecturer at the Institute for Media and Cultural Studies, Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf

2019-2020
Teaching German as a foreign language at the Dschang University Center of Applied Foreign Languages

2019
Research stay at the Faculty of German Studies at BUW as part of the DAAD funding program International Promovieren in Wuppertal

2016-2018
Master's degree in Études Germaniques with a focus on literature, cultural studies and media studies at Dschang University and Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

2013-2018
Librarian of the DAAD Lectorate and German Studies Library at the University of Dschang

2013-2016
Bachelor study Lettres Trilingues in German, French and English literature and cultural studies at the University of Dschang

Aufsätze

2023
"Verkannt, vermisst, begehrt. Machtobjekte aus Kamerun in Deutschland, in: Atlas der Abwesenheit. Kameruns Kulturerbe in Deutschland, (kollektive Hrsg.) Berlin (Reimer Verlag) 2023, S. 157-171.

“La relation bilatérale Cameroun-France. La notion d’« aide» à l’ère du Covid-19: une analyse des sorties médiatiques de l’ambassadeur français à Yaoundé”, in Hilaire BOHUI (eds.) La maladie à coronavirus: discours sur une pandémie, leçons d’un confinement.

Vorträge

30.03.2022
Titel des Vortrags: The representation of the german development worker in the contemporary german cinema     -Virtual Humboldt Colloquium “Science and Research as Drivers for Development – German-African Cooperation in the Post-COVID-19 Era” (30.03.-31.03.2022).

13.10.2022
Titel des Vortrags: (New) Semantics of Provenance Research     -Summer School “Teaching and Transformations” funded by the Volkswagen Stiftung , 6th-15th october 2022 Cape Town, University of Western Cape (South Africa).