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+386 1 2411 518
ana.svetel@ff.uni-lj.si

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1st semester: Tuesday, 1 p.m.
2nd semester: Monday, 1 p.m.

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306 Zavetiška

Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology

Asst. Prof. Dr. Ana Svetel

She was born in 1990 in Maribor, where she completed high school and conservatory of music. In 2012, she graduated at the Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology with the thesis on multiculturalism in Norway. In 2016, she finished her MA studies with the thesis Names between invention and convention: Naming practices among mixed families in Iceland. As a junior research fellow, she works on her PhD dissertation Weather, time, light and darkness in social dimensions of Icelandic landscape. She participated in numerous study exchanges, research visits and fieldworks (University of Bergen, University of Stockholm, University of Vienna, University of Iceland) for which she was granted many scholarships (Zois scholarship, Erasmus scholarship, scholarship of Norwegian Financial Mechanism). She is a co-chair of the Young Scholars Working Group within SIEF, a member of editorial board of the Bulletin of the Slovene Ethnological Society's Collection and a member of editorial board of the journal Kula. As a teaching assistant, she taught practical classes in Methodology of ethnology and cultural anthropology in the previous years, whereas in the year 2020/21 she conducts practical classes in Anthropology and writing. Apart from study and research, she is active in the fields of literature and music, she published two literary works and is a member of Slovene Writers' Association.

'Imena med invencijo in konvencijo: Prakse poimenovanja pri mešanih družinah na Islandiji.' Glasnik Slovenskega etnološkega društva 56(3-4): 5-16.

'Lovljenje mimobežnosti: Oris zbiranja odzivov na epidemijo preko spletnih družbenih omrežij.' (soavtorstvo z Veroniko Zavratnik). Kula (2021 - forthcoming).

'Nevidne prisotnosti: Idealizacija 'nordijskega' načina življenja v atmosferskih in materialnih dispozicijah koncepta hygge.' V: Občutki mest: Antropologija, umetnost, čutne transformacije. Abram, Sandi in Blaž Bajič, eds. Ljubljana: Znanstvena založba Filozofske fakultete (2020 – forthcoming).

Nesnovna dediščina med prakso in registri: 15. vzporednice med slovensko in hrvaško etnologijo. Svetel, Ana in Tihana Petrović Leš, eds. Ljubljana and Zagreb: Slovensko etnološko društvo and Hrvaško etnološko društvo, 2019.

'Pandian, Anand and Stuart McLean, eds. Crumpled paper boat: experiments in ethnographic writing.' Book review. Anthropological Notebooks 25(1).

'Jerneja Ferlež in Peter Rezman. Maribor paralaksa.' Book review. Etnolog 29(1).

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Events

09. 11. - 11. 11. 2023
Department of Archaeology, Faculty of Arts

26th Neolithic Seminar 'Eurasian Neolithics: How Cultures and Societies Evolve and Why It Matters'

27. 02. 2023
Faculty of Arts

Online presentation of University of Ljubljana for prospective international students

13. 10. 2022
Administrative Office for Doctoral Study, Faculty of Arts

EUTOPIA Citizen Science Clinics

15. 09. 2022
Administrative Office for Undergraduate Study Programme, Faculty of Arts

Reception for International Students at the Faculty of Arts and at the University of Ljubljana (two separate events)

22. 02. 2022
Faculty of Arts

Online sessions for prospective international students, 22 February 2022 at 1.15 pm (CET)