Dr. Cassis Kilian

Photo by Sinah Osner

Research interests
Anthropology and art, anthropology of the senses and emotions, epistemology, ontology, cosmopolitanism, global entanglements.



Actors as Anthropologists

Together with actors I study affinities and border zones of anthropology and performing art to expand anthropological concepts, methods and forms of representation. We explore sensorial and emotional experiences that are difficult to access with anthropological methods and develop the heuristic potential of the performing arts.