Christoph Ribbat

Portrait Christoph Ribbat
© Lena Schäfer

born in 1968, studied at the University of Bochum and Washington University in St. Louis. A professor of American Studies at the University of Paderborn, he has held research fellowships at the Neon Museum, Las Vegas, and other institutions. In 2017 he published the book »Deutschland für eine Saison« (tr: One Season in Germany), a biography of the American-German basketball player Wilbert Olinde.