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Andreas Fickers

Guest Professor: Lorand Chair in Intermediality Studies (2021-2022), Academic staff, Fellows and Chair Holders

Biography

Andreas Fickers is Professor for Contemporary and Digital History and founding Director of the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C2DH), the third Interdisciplinary Centre of the University of Luxembourg. His research focuses on European history of technology (mainly communication technologies), transnational and intermedial media history, experimental media archaeology, digital history and hermeneutics, and transmedia storytelling in history. Current research projects include "Popular Culture Transnational in the Long Sixties" (https://popkult60.eu), "Doing Experimental Media Archaeology" (https://dema.uni.lu), and the Doctoral Training Unit on “Digital History and Hermeneutics” (https://dhh.uni.lu). He is editor-in-chief of the multilayered Journal of Digital History (https://journalofdigitalhistory.org) and co-author of Communicating Europe: Technologies, Information, Events (Palgrave-Macmillan, 2019).