Ruba Totah

Research Interests

  • Social and Cultural anthropology
  • Transnationalism
  • Cultural Studies



PhD Researcher at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany, since Oct 2016, focusing on The transnational cultural experiences of artists in Europe: Artists coming from Syria.

Holder of a Master degree in Gender and Development from Birzeit University BZU- Palestine, 2013, focusing on Performing Art and Social Change; view on Religiosity, Class and Sexuality.

Long experience as a cultural manager of civil society organizations working in the field of Culture in Palestine.



R Totah, K Khoury (2018): Theater against Borders:‘Miunikh–Damaskus’—A Case Study in Solidarity, Arts 7 (4), 90