Guest Researcher at the Research Centre Media History from June 2018 until August 2019
Philipp Seuferling is a PhD student in Media and Communucation Studies at Södertörn University, Stockholm
. From June 2018 until August 2019, he was a guest researcher at the Research Centre for Media History
In his PhD project, Philipp is researching media practices among historical refugees and migrants. Focusing on people arriving in Germany between 1945 and 2000, the research will historicize practices around media technologies in migratory contexts before the digital age.
Philipp holds a M.Sc. in Media and Communication Studies from Lund University, Sweden. Before, he has completed a B.A. degree in Finnougrian Studies as well as Media and Communication Studies from Universität Hamburg, which included two exchange semesters at the University of Helsinki.
Philipp’s general research interests lie in the intersections of media and migration studies, media history and memory studies. He is a member of the international research networks “Entangled Media Histories
” (Lund, Hamburg, Bournemouth) and “Media and Migration in the Baltic Sea Region
” (Lund, Hamburg, Stockholm, Jyväskylä, Aarhus). He is also and associated member of the "Memory and Media Research Network
Södertörn University, Stockholm: https://www.sh.se/p3/ext/content.nsf/aget?openagent&key=sh_personal_profil_en_007932