School of Social Sciences, Media and Cultural Studies
Anthropology Programme Area
University of East London

PD Dr. Arnd Schneider, M.A., Ph.D., Habil.

Reader in Anthropology
Anthropology Programme Area
School of Social Sciences, Media and Cultural Studies
University of East London
4 -6 University Way
Docklands Campus
London E16 2RD

Institut f. Ethnologie
Universitaet Hamburg
Rothenbaumchaussee 67/69
20148 Hamburg



Appropriation as Practice: Art and Identity in Argentina
Institute for the Study of the Americas(University of London)/Palgrave, New York; 2006

Contemporary Art and Anthropology, (co-edited with Chris Wright), Oxford: Berg Publishers, 2006


"The meaning of the fiesta of Santa Ana", americas plural,(4), October, 2005,, (Online newsletter of the Institute for the Study of the Americas, University of London)

"Rooting Hybridity: Globalisation and the challenges of mestizaje and crisol de razas for contemporary artists in Ecuador and Argentina", Indiana , 21, 2004, 95 -112.

"Fashioning Indians or Beautiful Savages: The Case of Gaby Herbstein's Huellas 2000", Ethnoscripts, 5 (2), 2003, 2 -33

"FIELDWORKS: Dialogues between Art and Anthropology (Tate Modern, 26 - 28 Spetember 2003): A brief report on its making", Research Bulletin (University of East London), November 2003, p.2.

Contribution to books

"Appropriations", Contemporary Art and Anthropology, editors Arnd Schneider & Chris Wright Oxford: Berg Publishers, 2006.

"Setting up roots, or the anthropologist on the set: observations on the shooting of a cinema movie in a Mapuche reservation, Argentina", Visualizing Anthropology, eds. Anna Grimshaw & Amanda Ravetz, Bristol: Intellect Books. 2005.

"Acts of Empathy", Impressions (and other Images of Memory), Rimer Cardillo. New Paltz (NY): Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art/SUNY New Paltz, 2004.

"Indias a la moda: el caso de 'Huellas 2000'", Mujeres y Nacionalismo en América Latina, ed. Natividad Gutiérrez, Mexico City: UNAM, 2004.

Contribution to books forthcoming

Review articles

Book reviews

"Samuel S. Baily & Eduardo José Míguez. Mass Migration to Modern Latin America. Washington, DC: Scholarly Resources", Journal of Latin American Studies, 38 (1), 2006.

"Eugenia Scarzanella. Ni gringos ni indios: Inmigración, criminalidad y racismo en Argentina. Bernal: Universidad de Quilmes. 2002", Immigrants & Minorities, 22 (1), 2003, 96 - 97.

Book review forthcoming

Gastón R. Gordillo "Landscapes of Devils: Tensions of Place and Memory in the Argentinean Chaco". Durham, NC.: Duke University Press", Journal of Latin American Studies, 2006.

Conference reviews

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