Hubert Fichte: Love and Ethnology
Paul Gacon

Hubert Fichte's Forschungsbericht (Research Report) represents a turning point in Die Geschichte der Empfindlichkeit (The History of Sensitivity): Irma and Jäcki, the researcher-photographer „ethnologist couple," reach the limits of their alternative ethnology. Ever more skeptical, Jäcki immerses himself in methodological questions. According to Fichte's editor Gisela Lindemann in her „Editor's Note," the novel „describes and stages (...)