People / Visiting Faculty


Isabel Richter

DAAD Professor

Isabel Richter is DAAD Professor at the Department of History and the Department of German. She is a historian in Modern German history focusing on cultural history and cultural anthropology. Her research interests include German and Western European cultural history (18th – 20th centuries), youth cultures in the 20th century, the history of death in modern Europe, cultural anthropology , material and visual history, National Socialism, and interdisciplinary gender studies.