Dominant Constructions of Black Children in the Two Germanies
Prof. Dr. Maureen Maisha Eggers,
Educator, Gender Studies Scholar, Activist.
Professor for Childhood and Difference (Diversity Studies) at the University for Applied Sciences, Magdeburg-Stendal, since April 2008. Associate at the Centre for Transdisciplinary Gender Studies, Humboldt University Berlin. Dr. Phil. PhD in Education 2005: “Power/Lessness - Racialization and How Children learn Social Inequality and Power Differences”. April 2005 – March 2008: Assistant Professor at the Institute of Education in Gender Studies, Humboldt University Berlin. Activist with Adefra, Black Women in Germany since 1993, Board Member of the same organisation since 2005. Co-Editor of the Volume >>Mythen, Masken und Subjekte: Kritische Weißseinsforschung in Deutschland<<, Münster Unrast Verlag 2005. Research Focus: Childhood Studies, Diversity Studies, Gender in Transcultural Education, Critical Whiteness, Critical Race Theory, Black Women’s Activism. Maisha Eggers is based in Berlin.