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Johannes Lenhard
Research Associate and Coordinator, Max-Cam

Johannes Lenhard is research associate and coordinator at the Max Planck Cambridge Centre for Ethics, Economy and Social Change.

Written by Johannes Lenhard

Essay/
Anthropology
At home with the homeless

Is a home made of bricks and mortar or hopes and dreams? Dispatches from among the rough sleepers on the streets of Paris

Johannes Lenhard