Cathrine Bublatzky is a cultural anthropologist who is currently based as research fellow at Heidelberg University. She holds the position of an Assistant Professor at the chair of Visual and Media Anthropology (Excellencluster Asia and Europe). Since 2009 she conducts ethnographic research on visual cultures and politics of representation in India and Europe, with main interest in photography and contemporary art. In her current project she works on migration and photography with focus on Iran.