Anna Esther Younes*

Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies


Received fellowship: GIIDS (PhD), 2011-2015/16
Academic Supervisor: Riccardo Bocco
Current Affiliation: HU Berlin, CIEE Berlin, University of Innsbruck Austria.
Younes founded the "Berlin Colloquium of Color", organized the conference "Decolonize the City" in Berlin 2012, she is active in all sorts of anti-racist activities and is a curator and artistic counsellor on the side. She teaches psychoanalytic and social theories at the Gender Studies Department at Humboldt University, Berlin. Furthermore, she will teach a class on Gender, Race, Sexuality and Cultural Theory at CIEE, Berlin and a similar course at the University of Innbruck, Austria. She also publishes around subjects of psychosocial studies, anti-Muslim racism and is currently getting interested in IT and programming.  
A summary of my PhD can be found here:
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Brief summary of support program activities
SRA2012-2  FR: GIIDS (Switzerland)  TO: University of California, San Diego (USA)
Title of Dissertation: Doing Whiteness in Germany – The Psychic Dimension of Anti-Anti-Semitism Education

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