Ruth Priscilla Kirstein, MD, PhD, is available to publish, consult and for media appearances in English, French and German on the following topics:
Long-term physical effects of physical and psychological trauma
Treatment, prevention and communication of toxin exposure
Impact of Electronic Health Records (EHR) on patient care and communication
Rationing and denial of medical care in the U.S. and Germany
Informal labor practices
Affordable housing practices
U.S. media and entertainment professionals who are of Middle Eastern descent or are working on topics of importance to U.S. Middle Eastern communities
On-camera representations of women and minorities
Sexual harassment in the workplace
Historic relationship between fencing and dance
Physical and intellectual empowerment through fencing
Sublimation of violence
GERMAN/U.S. HISTORY & PRESENT
Relationship between right-wing thinkers and Jewish populations
Cultural context of right-wing thought in Germany and the U.S.
Anti-Muslim, anti-Jewish and anti-refugee violence in Germany
Ruth Priscilla Kirstein’s doctoral dissertation in Medical History and Ethics investigates the making of the neuropsychiatrist Alfred Erich Hoche (1865-1943), who has been accused of having laid the intellectual groundwork for later German euthanasia during World War II.
Media appearances include: Screen International, WBAI, French Morning, Free Speech TV, Tohu Magazine, Daily Sabah, The New York Times, France 24, KPFK Pacifica Radio, Aligre FM, Die Presse, 24heures, Süddeutsche Zeitung.
Her work is featured in Collections of The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center, New York, the Leo Baeck Institute and Centre national de la danse, Paris.
The Historical Context of Germany's Refugee Crisis
RISING UP WITH SONALI, Free Speech TV and KPFK Pacifica Radio
Interview by Sonali Kolhatkar.
The Middle East Film Initiative:
A Conversation with Ruth Priscilla Kirstein
Interview by Matt Hanson.
The "French Model" - Culture, the State's Business?
THE DEBATE (Part 1 and 2), France24
With Caroline Forest, Tom Bishop. Hosted by Antoine Cormery.
Alle möglichen Arten von Liebe
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Die Kolonisation des Mondes
(All Sorts of Love - or - The Colonization of the Moon)
Interview with Jonathan Safran Foer.