Last Name
Rieke Böhling
Faculty
Fachbereich 9: Kulturwissenschaften
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Department
Institute for Historic Journalism, Communication and Media Studies
Subject
Communication and media studies, with a focus on comparative cultural analysis
Phone
+49 421 218 67672
Email
rieke.boehling[at]uni-bremen.de
Building
Linzer Str. 4
Room
60.120
ZIP
28359
City
Bremen
Vita

Member in the ZeMKI Lab: "Transcultural Communication and Memory Studies"

Since April 2016 Rieke Böhling is employed as a research associate at Faculty 9 – Cultural Studies – at the Institute for Historic Journalism, Communication and Media Studies in the subject of communication and media studies, with a focus on comparative cultural analysis (Prof. Dr. Christine Lohmeier). In 2012 she obtained her BA in American Studies at the University of Groningen (the Netherlands). As part of her BA she spent a semester at the College of Charleston (USA). Between 2012 and 2014, she studied within the Erasmus Mundus MA European Studies: Euroculture, at the University of Groningen and the University of Deusto (Spain). In her MA thesis she investigated representations of young Turkish Germans in three films from three distinct time periods. After completing her studies, she was employed as course coordinator in the consortium secretariat of the Erasmus Mundus MA European Studies: Euroculture at the University of Groningen until early 2016.

Research projects

Migration studies, cultural representations of migration and migrants in different media, interpretative text analysis

Presentations
  • Van der Waal, Margriet and Böhling, Rieke. “In their shoes? Refugee life-narratives and television entertainment”. U4 Cluster Conference “Governance of a Contemporary Multilateral Institutional Architecture”. Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, November 2015.
  • Böhling, Rieke. “Identity Interventions: Investigating Questions of Identity, Language, and Citizenship in Turkish German film”. International Conference “Youth, Media and Diversities”. IHECS Brussels, April 2015.