Univ.-Prof. Doz. Dr. Elke Mader

Elke Mader is a professor at the Department of Cultural and Social Anthropology. Her research focus lies on

  • Myth and ritual: concepts, dynamics, transfers
  • Anthropology of the Amazon region, ethnography of Shuar and Achuar
  • Visual anthropology, cinema and film
  • Bollywood and globalisation, Indian cinema in transcultural contexts.

Contact: elke.mader@univie.ac.at