Publications

Journal articles (peer-reviewed)

Reports

  • Schneider, L. (2019) Intimität ohne Privatsphäre – das Leben wohnungsloser Menschen in Deutschland. Beiträge des MPI für ethnologische Forschung im Jahrbuch der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, URL: www.eth.mpg.de.

Reviews (peer-reviewed)

Specialist and Online Publications

Television

  • Schneider, L. (2020). Leben ohne Privatsphäre: Was Wohnungslose über unsere Gesellschaft aussagen? ARD alpha. Campus Talks. Forschung auf den Punkt gebracht, 16.06.2020. URL: www.youtube.com

PhD Thesis

  • Schneider, L. (2019). Teeth and Tongue Jammed Together, violence in relationships and its mediation in Freetown, Sierra Leone. DPhil thesis. Oxford University (embargoed).

Interviews (TV, journals, radio)

  • Ilker, Lena and Schneider, Luisa (2020). Bewegtbildinterview in der Apothekenumschau, 17.06.2020. URL:www.youtube.com
  • Gärtner, Jennifer Schneider, Luisa (2020). Zweiteiliges Interview über Dr. Schneider’s Forschung und Wohnungslosigkeit in Zeiten von Corona. Grünstreifen, Deutschlandfunk Nova, 13.06.2020.
  • Verschwele, Lina. (2020). Wohnungslose in der Corona-Krise: “Die Ersatzfamilie bricht weg” Wortlautinterview mit Anthropologin Luisa T. Schneider. Süddeutsche Zeitung, 09.06.2020. URL: www.sz.de
  • Nagel, Juliane and Schneider, Luisa (2020). Wohnungslose sind von der Corona-Krise besonders hart betroffen. Video-Interview between Juliane Nagel, member of parliament in Saxony and Luisa Schneider about the situation of people without housing during the corona pandemic. YouTube, Apr 6, 2020 URL: YouTube.com
  • Brähler, Barbara (2020). Krisenzeiten für Obdachlose in Leipzig based on an interview with Luisa Schneider and Tom Hübner. Article. MDR SACHSEN, April 4, 2020, 15:28. URL: www.mdr.de.
  • Brähler, Barbara (2020). Obdachlose in Zeiten des Corona. With interviews with Luisa Schneider and other experts. Radio. MDR SACHSEN – das Sachsenradio, April 2, 2020, 16:50 URL: MDR/Leipzig
  • Brähler, Barbara (2020). Krisenzeiten für Obdachlose in Leipzig. based on an interview with Luisa Schneider and Tom Hübner. Radio. MDR AKTUELL, April 3, 2020.
  • Kühnke, Roland (2020). Obdachlose in Zeiten des Corona. With interviews with Luisa Schneider and other experts. TV. MDR Sachsenspiegel April 3, 2020, 19.00-19.30 URL: MDR Sachsenspiegel.
  • Mitchell, Charlotte (2020). Books and bills: Tackling sexual violence in Sierra Leone. Reflecting on the National Emergency in Sierra Leone with interviews with Luisa Schneider and other experts. Aljazeera English, February 7, 2020 URL: aljazeera.com.
  • Zoeller, Walter (2020). Bei den Menschen ganz unten. Article about Luisa Schneider’s research with people without housing. Mitteldeutsche Zeitung, January 15, 2020 in print.
  • Samboma, Julian Lahai (2019). What is behind the `rape’ epidemic?. Interview with Dr. Luisa T. Schneider and Alimatu Dimonekeneh on sexual violence in Sierra Leone. New African, May Issue 2019, page 60–61. URL: New African.org.
  • Odenthal, Frank (2019). Well meant, not always well done. Interview with Dr. Schneider on sexual violence laws in Sierra Leone. Published, Febuary 26, 2019. URL: fairplanet.org.
  • Wolff, Jurgen B. (2019). Ein Hort der guten Taten. Die Leipziger Bahnhofsmission with report about Dr. Schneider’s research. Leipziger Blätter. vol 75. pp. 54-57. URL: kulturstiftung.de.
  • Samboma, Julian Lahai (2019). What is behind the `rape’ epidemic?. Interview with Dr. Luisa T. Schneider and Alimatu Dimonekeneh on sexual violence in Sierra Leone. New African, May Issue 2019, page 60–61. URL: New African.org.

International Conferences Organized

  • Schneider, L., Chippendale, E., (2017–2018). Researching Africa Day, Conference March 3rd, 2018. African Studies Center, Oxford University, UK.
  • Schneider, L., et al. (2013–2014). Ethnosymposium, a Conference for Anthropologists from the German-speaking world. University of Vienna. Austria.

Workshops organized

  • Schneider, L. 2019. Experiences of violence without regular shelter or in supervised housing. Gender Studies Conference: On Violence. University of Helsinki 24th–26th of October, 2019.

Selected Invited Seminars and Guest Lectures

  • Schneider, L. (2017). When the law turns on you: The consequences of the Sexual Offenses Act for young men accused of sexually penetrating their girlfriends in Sierra Leone. 22.1.2017, St. Peter’s College. Oxford University.
  • Schneider, L. (2018). When the state enters the bedroom: sexual citizenship, violence and its aftermaths in Freetown, Sierra Leone. 18.05.2018, Africanist Graduate Forum, Center for African Studies, University of Copenhagen.
  • Schneider, L. (2018). Why the SOA of Sierra Leone criminalises love among young people rather than rape. 24.04.2018, Center for African Studies, University of Copenhagen.
  • Schneider, L. (2017). ‘Love hurts’: the multifaceted lived experiences of Intimate Partner Violence in Freetown, post-Ebola Sierra Leone. 09.11.2017, International Gender Studies Centre at Lady Margaret Hall, ‘Problematizing Gender in an unpredictable world’, Oxford University.
  • Schneider, L. (2017). ‘Teeth and tongue jammed together’ Gender, relationships, emotions and violence in Freetown. 08.11.2017, WIP Seminar. Department for Social and Cultural Anthropology, Oxford University.
  • Schneider, L. (2016). The trajectories of survivors of Ebola who stand trial for witchcraft. 02.03.2016, St. Peter’s College, University of Oxford.
  • Schneider, L. (2016). Graduate Seminar. 02.03.2016, St. Peter’s College, University of Oxford.

Selected Conference Presentations

  • Schneider, L. (2020). Let me take a holiday from this damned life before it kills me! Rough sleepers longing for prison. 18.06.–19.06.2020, Carcerality in the Globalised Present: Prison Spaces, Forms and Imaginaries, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands (online due to the corona pandemic).
  • Schneider, L. (2019). We are unhoused, not homeless: conditioning legal agency upon living status hinders effective housing policy and fosters social exclusion in Leipzig, Germany. 27.08–31.08.2019. European Network for Housing Research Conference, Athens, Greece.
  • Schneider, L. (2019). The Street is My Private Space:Being Without Shelter In Leipzig. 20.08–23.08.2019. 14th European Sociological Association Conference. Manchester, UK.
  • Schneider, L. (2018). Of prisoners who don’t exist and girls who don’t need saving: Sexualized citizenship, confinement, law and justice in Freetown, Sierra Leone. 14.11–18.11.2018 117th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association. San Jose, California.
  • Schneider, L. (2018). Agreement relationships: elders and the negotiation of social and economic mobility in Freetown, Sierra Leone. 11.09–13.09.2018, ASAUK Conference. University of Birmingham.
  • Schneider, L. (2018). When the state polices lovers: sexualized citizenship, forced separation and confinement of minors in Freetown, Sierra Leone. 14.08–17.08.2018, 15th European Association of Social Anthropologists Biennial Conference. Stockholm University.
  • Schneider, L. (2018). Something heavy/something light: the multifaceted lived experiences, opinions and emotions of women experiencing gender-based violence in Freetown, Sierra Leone. 19.03–23.03.2018, 79th Annual Meeting. Society for Applied Anthropology. Portland, Oregon.
  • Schneider, L. (2017). Teeth and tongue jammed together—Domestic Violence in Freetown, Sierra Leone. 29.11–03.12.2017, Anthropology Matters!, the 116th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association. Washington, DC.
  • Schneider, L. (2017). Perpetrators?! The consequences of the Sexual Offenses Act for young men accused of sexually penetrating their girlfriends in Sierra Leone. 02.11.–03.11.2017, GPRN-Security Roundtable Meeting, Amsterdam.
  • Schneider, L. (2017). Sharing scarcity. Young men’s friendships in Freetown. 21.09.–22.09.2017, Paper at Interdisciplinary Poverty Research Conference. Salzburg.
  • Schneider, L. (2017). Relationship’s many faces. 31.08.–02.09.2017, 2nd Non-Monogamies and Contemporary Intimacies Conference, Vienna.
  • Schneider, L. (2017). Bambrusing, bossing, sexing, romancing: masculinities and sexual practices among young men in Freetown, Sierra Leone. 13.07.–14.07.2017, Doing Sex, Men and Masculinities Conference. Newcastle.
  • Schneider, L. (2017). Smart loving in constrained environments: Negotiating social and economic mobility in urban Sierra Leone. 15.07.–17.07.2017, LOVA Conference. Ethnographies of Gender and Mobility, VU Amsterdam.
  • Schneider, L. (2017). Winning at a losing game. 29.06.–01.07.2017, ECAS7, the 7th European Conference on African Studies, Basel.
  • Schneider, L. (2016). Witch trials and the Reweaving of Community. Uncertainty and Secret Societies in Post- Ebola Freetown. 06.05.2016, IUAES, Dubrovnik
  • Schneider, L. (2016). Who is the Other? Critical reflections on conducting fieldwork in a costal slum in Sierra Leone. 11.03.–13.03.2016, In[ter]ventions, University of Vienna.
  • Schneider, L. (2016). Panel Moderation. Justice as Development: C.C. Cisternas, I. Harisch. 12.03.2016, In[ter]ventions, University of Vienna.
  • Schneider, L. (2016). Perceptions of development in Sierra Leone. 05.04.2014, Ethnosymposium, University of Vienna.
  • Schneider, L. (2018). Why the SOA of Sierra Leone criminalises love among young people rather than rape. 24.04.2018, Center for African Studies, University of Copenhagen.
  • Schneider, L. (2017). Love hurts: the multifaceted lived experiences of Intimate Partner Violence in Freetown, post-Ebola Sierra Leone. 09.11.2017, International Gender Studies Centre at Lady Margaret Hall, ‘Problematizing Gender in an unpredictable world’, Oxford University.
  • Schneider, L. (2017). Teeth and tongue jammed together: Gender, relationships, emotions and violence in Freetown. 08.11.2017, WIP Seminar. Department for Social and Cultural Anthropology, Oxford University.
  • Schneider, L. (2016). The trajectories of survivors of Ebola who stand trial for witchcraft. 02.03.2016, St. Peter’s College, University of Oxford.
  • Schneider, L. (2016). Graduate Seminar. 02.03.2016, St. Peter’s College, University of Oxford.