Lisa Rail

Research Associate

Lisa Francesca Rail studied Social and Cultural Anthropology at the Ludwigs-Maximilians University Munich (2012-2016), focussing in various ways on the nexus between knowledge systems, ways of representation/narration and material practices. She did an ten-month internship at the anthropological Museum Five Continents and carried out eight months of fieldwork in a forest kindergarden (2015).

CV

Academic Biography

2016–2017
Research associate responsible for the project Following Fibres.
2012–2016
Bachelor of Arts, Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology, Ludwigs-Maximilians University Munich.
2015, 2016
Field trips to Kyrgyzstan.

Awards and Grants

2015–2016
Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes
2014–2016
Max-Weber-Programm Bayern

Speaking

Talks

October 2015
“How to Tell the World – Exploring Natures at Forest Kindegardens”, Biennial Conference of the Finnish Anthropological Society 2015 – Landscapes, Sociality and Materiality; panel “Children’s understandings of landscapes and environments”

Contact:
Highland Asia Research Group
LMU, Social and Cultural Anthropology, Oettingenstr. 67
80538 Munich, Germany

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