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Uwe Baumann M.A.

PhD student/ research fellow at the research group

"New Travel - New Media"

Breisacher Tor, room 203
Rempartstraße 4, 79098 Freiburg
phone: 0761 203-98651
Research interests

  • Heritage / cultural heritage, esp. architecture
  • Political and economic anthropology
  • Tourism
  • Digitization

Research Projects:

  • Dissertation project: Dark Modernism? About the Transformation of “Lost Architectures” of European Regimes to touristic Destinations.


  • Since November 2018 Researcher at the Institute for Cultural Anthropology and European Ethnology of the Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg, Research Group "New Travel - New Media"
  • 2015-2018 Interdisciplinary master's programme "Studies in European Culture" at the University of Konstanz, master's thesis on dealing with architectural relics of Italian fascism in South Tyrol
  • 2016 Stay abroad at the University of California at Berkeley, USA
  • 2011-2015 Bachelor’s programme in European Ethnology and History at the University of Freiburg and the University of Basel (EUCOR), bachelor thesis on the self-positioning of young Slovenes in Ljubljana in the face of multiple identity offers between national state, EU and Yugonostalgia.


    • Baumann, Uwe: Book Review: Eisch-Angus, Katharina et al. (Ed.) (2013): Böhmerwald - Šumava. Ethnographische Essays, in: Fendl, Elisabeth et al. (Ed.): Jahrbuch für deutsche und osteuropäische Volkskunde, Vol. 56. Münster / New York 2016, pp. 218-222.