Fabian Ebeling

KU Eichstätt-Ingolstadt

Am Marktplatz 2

85072 Eichstätt


Fabian Ebeling holds a master's degree in media and cultural studies which he attained at Bauhaus-University Weimar in 2012. His academic work examined the co-emergence of culture and media and how they impact knowledge formations in society. After graduating, he co-founded Die Epilog – Journal on Contemporary Culture and moved on to work as an editor for Kulturaustausch – Journal for International Perspectives, which is published by the Institute for Foreign Relations. After running Die Epilog as editor-in-chief for 7 years, he now is co-publishing the magazine. Since 2015, he has been working as a journalist for taz – die tageszeitung, Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg and ZEIT Online, increasingly shifting his focus towards smart city developments and discourses. Fabian’s dissertation focuses on how smart city discourses and associated technologies emerge and which impact they have on current and future forms of subjectivity in urban environments, bearing the working title Because we need to act! An analysis of the smart city dispositif.