privacy policy

Responsible in terms of data protection laws is:
Prof. Dr. Mirco Göpfert.

NoJoke – funded by the European Research Council
Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology

Goethe University Frankfurt
Norbert Wollheim Platz 1
60629 Frankfurt am Main
E-mail: goepfert (at)

When you access our website, information of a general nature is automatically collected (log files). This is exclusively data that is collected anonymously and does not allow any conclusions to be drawn about your person. The data is processed in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit f DSGVO and is necessary for technical reasons in order to maintain the stability and functionality of our websites.

The following data is collected, which your internet browser transmits to our webspace provider:

  • browser type and version

  • Operating system used

  • Website from which you visit us (referrer URL)

  • Website you are visiting

  • Date and time of your access

  • Your Internet Protocol (IP) address


We use ‘session cookies’, which are small pieces of information that are stored in the memory of the visitor’s computer and deleted when the visitor leaves our website. If you wish to prevent the use of session cookies, please change the appropriate settings on your internet browser.

Otherwise, we adhere to the principles of data avoidance and data economy: we do not use persistent cookies, tracking or access to data.

If you have any questions about data protection, please send an e-mail to:
goepfert (at)