Irene Runge, born in New York City, New York, USA, in 1942. Ph.D. from the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin. Assistant Professor of Sociology at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.
Fellow (1 September 1986 – 31 July 1987)
During my stay at NIAS, I focused on three projects: 1) the history of cultural anthropology since 1900; 2) methods of fieldwork in contemporary living; 3) a study of public eating and drinking since WWII.