Birte Förster

Birte Förster

Birte Förster, born in 1973 in Ankum, teaches global and interdependence history at Bielefeld University. She researches the history of Africa's decolonisation, media and gender history, and the cultural history of politics. Her most recent publications are "1919. Ein Kontinent sich neu erfindet" (published by Reclam) and - as an editor - "Dantes Verse" (Wallstein).

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Articles by this author

Living on less (Issue I/2023)

Cliches and cartology

Breaking away from the Eurocentric view: This is the big claim of a new historical world atlas “The History of the World- An Atlas” - and it almost lives up to it