Silke Holmqvist
  • Jens Chr. Skous Vej 5, 1463, 621

    8000 Aarhus C



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Personal profile


Silke Holmqvist specialises in contemporary Danish and European cultural history in the 20th century. She has a particular interest in popular culture, urban history, media studies and the treatment of ethnic minorities in mainstream cultures. In addition, she explores the history of experience and the dynamics between emotions and material environments.


Areas of expertise

  • Mediahistory
  • Popular culture
  • Mainstream- and minority studies
  • History of emotions- and experience
  • Digital archives
  • Urban history