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Benjamin Baumann


Benjamin Baumann is an assistant professor at the University of Heidelberg. His ethnographic work examines rural lifeworlds, socio-cultural identities and local language games in Thailand’s lower Northeast, focusing on how the ghostly structures the imagination, reproduction of social collectives and communal sentiments of belonging.

Books by this author

Deities and Divas

Queer Ritual Specialists in Myanmar, Thailand and Beyond