Research Projects

  • Gentrification in Old Cities of the Maghreb (funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG) 2002-2008)
  • Geographies of Translation: Language, Context, Power
  • Places of Memory of National Socialism (funded by the Research Fund of Mainz University 2007)
  • Rituals makes Places. Commemoration of WWI and WWII in France (PhD, 2002-2006)


Research Focus

Urban and Social Geography; Dark Tourism; Theories of Places, Spaces, and Rituals
Germany; France; Morocco


Research Group

Old Cities