Manuela Bojadžijev

Manuela Bojadžijev is a professor at the Department of European Ethnology and the Berlin Institute for Integration and Migration Research (BIM) at Humboldt Universität zu Berlin. Until 2020, she was professor of Globalized Cultures at Leuphana University of Lüneburg. She publishes on racism and migration research and her work focuses on the study of globalized and digital cultures as well as migration in global perspective. She is currently preparing a handbook of racism research, which will be published in 2022.

As of September 2021


Manuela Bojadžijev is co-curator of the Archive of Refuge together with Carolin Emcke.


Archive of Refuge

Students‘ Day

Workshops for students

Oct 30, 2021

Archive of Refuge

What’s Next?

With Amel Alzakout and Merle Kröger, Manuela Bojadžijev, Robin Celikates, Asal Dardan, Carolin Emcke, Dmitrij Kapitelman, Nora Markard and Luisa Neubauer


Oct 3, 2021

Archive of Refuge

Flight and Economics

With Manuela Bojadžijev, Fessum Ghirmazion, Sandro Mezzadra, Kira Vinke and Moro Yapha


Oct 2, 2021

Alle Veranstaltungen

Archive of Refuge

History and Representation: Post-1945 Migration Regimes

With Maria Alexopoulou, Sebastian Conrad, Patrice G. Poutrus and Mohammad A. S. Sarhangi


Oct 1, 2021

Archive of Refuge

The History of Refuge is Contemporary History

Keynote by Norbert Frei, followed by a discussion with Manuela Bojadžijev and Stefanie Schüler-Springorum


Oct 1, 2021

Archive of Refuge

Studio Talk: On the Origins of the Archive of Refuge

With Manuela Bojadžijev, Carolin Emcke, Verena Lueken, Mohammad A.S. Sarhangi and Heidi Specogna


Sep 30, 2021

Archive of Refuge

Archive of Refuge – Opening

Opening speech by Senthuran Varatharajah

Sep 30, 2021

Dangerous Conjunctures

The Nation-Form: Histories and Presence

With Brenna Bhandar, Baidik Bhattacharya, Manuela Bojadžijev, Mark Graham, Kaushik Sunder Rajan, Kalindi Vora

Inputs, discussions

Mar 16, 2018

Dangerous Conjunctures

Intersecting Optics: A Dialogue on ”Race, Nation, Class“ 30 years on

D: Charles Heller, Lorenzo Pezzani, 2018


Mar 15–17, 2018

Dangerous Conjunctures

Race, Nation and Class: Rethinking their Articulation

With Étienne Balibar, Manuela Bojadžijev, Verónica Gago, Kaushik Sunder Rajan

Lecture, discussion

Mar 15, 2018