Mailing Lists Ethnoinfo & Visanthro

EthnoInfo and VisAnthro are two electronic mailing lists that periodically provide subscribers with up-to-date information concerning the Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology (e.g. academic schedule changes, surveys, job postings, staff announcements, etc.).These lists currently reach more that 1,000 subscribers.

Subscription to EthnoInfo is recommended especially for undergraduate and postgraduate students, as well as for faculty of the Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology. You can subscribe by registering under this link (available in English). You will then be sent a personal password, which will grant you access to the mailing list archive.

(Some students have reported difficulties in registering. A possible solution can be found here:

Subscription to VisAnthro is recommended for students, faculty and all those interested in the MA graduate program in Visual and Media Anthropology. Subscribers are informed of relevant events, ethnographic film screenings and festivals, conferences, calls for papers or films, job postings, etc. It also provides a means of communicating with other Visual Anthropologists.

VisAnthro subscription is available through this link.

Subscriptions can also be cancelled under the above links. To send a message to all EthnoInfo subscribers, please mail it to with the request that it be circulated.

To send a message to all VisAnthro subscribers, please mail it to:

If you should have any questions, please contact:

Bärbel Schiller: