Robert Stock is the scientific coordinator of the DFG research group at the University of Konstanz. He obtained his PhD in Cultural Studies at the Justus-Liebig University of Giessen in 2017 and holds a Master Degree in European Ethnography from the Humboldt-University of Berlin. Currently, he is involved in the development of a Post-doc project that tackles the implications and ambivalences of dis-/abling app practices in the field of seeing and blindness. He is associated researcher in Subproject 2 Techno-sensory processes of participation. App-practices and Dis/Ability.
Main research interests: media studies, media and participation, disability and body studies as well as postcolonial memory politics.
Publication: Singing altogether now. Unsettling images of disability and experimental filmic practices. Documentary and Disability. ed. by Helen Hughes und Catalin Brylla. London: Routledge.
Co-editor of ReClaiming Participation. Technology – Mediation – Collectivity. Bielefeld 2016 and senseAbility – Mediale Praktiken des Sehens und Hörens. Bielefeld 2016.