Ana Isabel Keilson: lectures on Social Studies at Harvard University (present). PhD in History, Columbia University (2017). Time between New York, Berlin, and Paris (2010 - present). Doctoral Exchange Fellow, Columbia University / Sciences Po, Paris (2016 - 2017). Visiting scholar, Institute for the History of Knowledge / Department of the History of Science, Humboldt University, Berlin (2015-2016). Grants from: the Council for European Studies, the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), the John Anson Kittredge Foundation, the Barnard College Alumnae Association, the Lillian Karina Foundation (Stockholm).

Dances in the United States and Europe (2009 - present). Collaboratons with Julia C. Liu (filmmaker). Venues: AUNTS, Movement Research, Danspace Project, Daghdha Dance Company (Ireland), Barnard College / Miller Theater, Roulette, Machines with Magnets (RI), The Dance Complex (MA), Green St Studies (MA) The Yard at Martha’s Vineyard, Summer Stages Dance Festival, the Jacob’s Pillow / American Dance Guild Choreographer’s Lab. 

Book manuscript: a history of German modern dance. Current research: the concept of “second nature” in political thought, environmental studies, and the performing arts.