Hauke Dorsch

Scientific Director of the AMA.

Thematic focus:
African Diaspora, African Pop Music, World Music, Ethnology of Performance, Multilocal Research, Cultural Studies, (Post-)Colonialism.

Regional focus:
Western and Southern Africa, Cuba, USA, Germany, Great Britain


Axel Brandstetter

Library Officer of the AMA. He studied Ethnology, African Philology and Art History. He is responsible for title registration in HeBIS.


Clémentine Nkongolo

Project: Digitisation, transcription and translation of the texts of the collection of Congolese singles.


Moritz Zielinski

Student assistant at the AMA. Graduate student in the Master's programme "Ethnology of the Global".