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Dr. phil. Heinke M. Kalinke

Area Ethnography

Telephone: +49 441 96 19 5-18
Email: heinke.kalinke@bkge.bund.de and heinke.kalinke@bkge.uni-oldenburg.de

  • Studied Ethnography and European Ethnology, German Philology and Medieval And Modern History in Hamburg and Göttingen
  • 1992; Graduated with an MA
  • 1995/96; Immanuel-Kant-Fellowship of the Herder-Research-Council. Research visit to Poland
  • 1997; Doctorate in Ethnic Studies. Worked in further education and museums
  • 1998-2003; academic staff-member at the Johannes-Künzig-Institute in Freiburg, with a teaching position at University of Freiburg. Followed by parental leave and freelance work
  • 2007; academic staff-member at the BKGE

Research and teaching interests

  • Migration reseach (history of migration, forced migration in the 20th Century)
  • Biographical research
  • Everyday Culture of the NS-Regime and Post-War Germany
  • Industrialization and Social Change in the 19th Century
  • Storytelling research
  • Historiography of Ethnic studies

Member of

  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Volkskunde (DGV)
  • Kommission für deutsche und osteuropäische Volkskunde in der DGV
  • Kommission für Erzählforschung in der DGV
  • Deutsch-polnische Gesellschaft / Towarzystwo Niemiecko-Polskie
Bundesinstitut für Kultur und Geschichte der Deutschen im östlichen Europa
Johann-Justus-Weg 147a | 26127 Oldenburg
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