Anne Overbeck joined the Research Program on the History of the Max Planck Society (GMPG) in 2017. She studied American Studies and Contemporary History in Tübingen, Münster, and at Yale University in the USA. Following a traineeship at the LWL-Museum for Industrial Heritage in Dortmund, she joined the Institute for Museum Research at the Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz in Berlin. There she worked for several projects of the European digital cultural heritage platform Europeana. As part of the GMPG Research Program, Anne is responsible for harmonizing digitization processes, and coordinates external partners in close cooperation with the participating members of the MPG.
Presentations, Talks, & Teaching Activities
Berliner Herbsttreffen zur Museumsdokumentation, Deutscher Museumsbund, Berlin
EVA Conference “Elektronische Medien & Kunst, Kultur, Historie” Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz, Berlin
Conference “Refocusing the Modern American Family,” Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
Conference “Exhibiting Europe. The Development of European Narratives in Museums, Collections, and Exhibitions” Intercultural Museum, Oslo, Norway