Ullrich Kockel

is Professor of Culture and Economy at Heriot Watt University in the UK. He is also Visiting Professor of European Ethnology at Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, editor-in-chief of the Anthropological Journal of European Cultures and president of the Société Internationale d’Ethnologie et de Folklore.


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An enlightened localism

Ullrich Kockel in interview

In a wide-ranging discussion of European identity and regional separatisms, scholar of European ethnology Ullrich Kockel considers how competing memories need not lead to conflict but can be turned into a creative force through cultural engagement based on mutual respect.