Publications 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015

Below you can find a list of publications by CARMAH researchers which can, for the most part, be downloaded either as a pdf or via an external link. Please note that some external links may require you to register access via the providing platform.



Tal Adler

Menschliche Überreste in deutschen Institutionen. Historische Entwicklungen und zukünftige Perspektiven

Sarah Fründt and Larissa Förster (2018), in: Zeller, Joachim; Bechhaus-Gerst, Marianne (eds.) Deutschland postkolonial? Die Gegenwart der imperialen Vergangenheit. Berlin: Metropol-Verlag.

Tal Adler

From the brothers Humboldt to Jacques Chirac and back…

Margareta von Oswald, Felicity Bodenstein & Callum Fisher (2018): A report from the three-day workshop 'Exchanging perspectives: anthropologies, museum collections and colonial legacies between Paris and Berlin' (June 6-8, 2018) held at CARMAH and at the Haus der Kulturen der Welt. In: Blog - Wie weiter mit Humboldts Erbe? Ethnographische Sammlungen neu denken.

Tal Adler

Friends with books

Nadim, T. 2018. Friends with books. In Moore, S. (ed.) The Commons and Care. Manchester: Mattering Press. pp 26-33.

Tal Adler

Endorsement effects and warning potentials. Architecture from Totalitarian eras as heritage

Sharon Macdonald (2018), in Håkan Hökerberg (ed.) Architecture as Propaganda in Twentieth-Century Totalitarian Regimes. History and Heritage. Florence: Polistampa

Tal Adler


Sharon Macdonald (2018), in H.Callan (ed.) Encyclopaedia of Anthropology, Wiley-Blackwell.

The Long Way Home. Zur Biografie rückgeführter Objekte/Subjekte

Larissa Förster (2018), in: Greub, Thierry and Martin Roussel (eds.): Figurationen des Portraits. Wilhelm Fink: Paderborn

Tal Adler

Haunting seedy connections

Nadim, T. 2018. Haunting seedy connections. In Lury, C., Fensham, R., Heller-Nicholas, A., Lammes, S., Last, A., Michael, M. and Uprichard, E. (eds.) Routledge Handbook of Interdisciplinary Research Methods, Abingdon and New York: Routledge. pp 239-247.


Tal Adler

Objects/Subjects in Exile

Wayne Modest, Margareta von Oswald and Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung(2017), in: L'Internationale Online (ed.): Thread 'Decolonising Practices'.


Tal Adler

‘Heritage Futures’

Harrison, R., N. Bartolini, C. DeSilvey, C. Holtorf, A. Lyons, Macdonald, S., Morgan, J. and S. Penrose (2016), in: Archaeology International, No. 19: pp. 68-72.


How things matter: stories from Nuremberg

Sharon Macdonald (2015), in: Braun, Karl, Dieterich, Claus-Marco and Angela Treiber (eds.): Materialisierung von Kultur: Diskurse, Dinge, Praktiken. Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann Verlag.

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Sharon Macdonald (2015): Heritage Futures Website.