Department of Cultural Anthropology and Ethnology

Media appearances by others affiliated to the department

  • Sverker Finnström, and several other anthropologists comment upon the Sweden democrats in svt.se, 18 Dec 2014

  • Oscar Pripp interviewed about the concept of race in The Local, 31 July 2014

  • Owe Ronström interviewed on cultural heritage in Sveriges Televsion, 2 July 2014.

  • Karin S. Lindelöf was mentioned in Forskning & Framsteg about the relation between academia and society. 12 June 2014.

  • Karin S. Lindelöf was interviewed in SVT's live broadcast from  Göteborgsvarvet. 17 May 2014. Karin can be seen at 00:17:59 and 03:02:55.

  • Ing-Britt Trankell and Jan Ovesen were interviewed about the Cambodian election in Amnesty Press, 27 March 2014

  • Ella Johansson was interviewed about the idea of "volksgeist" in Swedish Radio, 26 March 2014

  • Molly Sundberg wrote about the genocide in Rwanda in Svenska Dagbladet, 6 April 2014

  • Gabriella Körling lectured at Institut des Sciences des Sociétés, Ouagadougou, with a follow-up article in lefaso.net, 16 March 2014

  • Sverker Finnström was interviewed in Sveriges Radio about legislation and growing homophobia in Uganda, 18 December 2009

  • Daniel Bodén was interviewed about smart phones and everyday social interaction in contemporary Sweden in Upsala Nya Tidning, 18 September 2013

  • Karin S Lindelöf was interviewed about Women-only races as a contemporary cultural phenomenon in Svenska Dagbladet, 22 August 2013

  • Gabriella Körling was interviewed about the elections in Mali in Gomorron Sverige, 26 July 2013.

  • Sten Hagberg and Karolina Jeppson demonstrate that the government decision to stop development cooperation with Burkina Faso was taken on erroneous grounds in Omvärlden 15 May 2013

  • Sten Hagberg et al. react against the systematic racism practised against African Researchers coming to Schengen in Upsala Nya Tidning 12 May 2013

  • Sverker Finnström was interviewed about the situation in Central Africa in Hufvudstadsbladet 8 April 2013

  • Women-only races in Kunskapskanalen. Ethnologist Karin S. Lindelöf talked at Gymnastik- och Idrottshögskolans researchers' relay on 8 March 2013.

  • Forum for Africa Studies co-hosted a public lecture with Professor Hans Rosling on 7 February 2013. It was reported in Ergo and in Omvärlden.

  • In a reply to Migrationsverket published in Upsala Nya Tidning Sten Hagberg and Karin Greenberg ask why some adult children to Swedish citizens are denied tourist visa to the country, 8 January 2013

  • Sten Hagberg and several researchers and other professionals collaborating with the country protest against the Swedish government decision to phase out development cooperation with Burkina Faso, Svenska Dagbladet, 27 December 2012; also published in English at NAI Forum

  • Our student Adelaida Caballero, who is also a poet with roots in Mexico, was interviewed by Ergo, #10 2012

  • Karin Linderlöf participated in Swedish Radio P1 about the new runners, 4 and 5 August 2012

  • Eren Zink was interviewed on his work on research communities in Vietnam on Vietnamese Television, 3 May 2012

  • Annie Linderson was interviewed about lifestyle migration of Swedes to Costa del Sol, Dagens Nyheter, 26 May 2012

  • Karin S. Lindelöf on Female running in Spring-time, Sveriges Television Nordnytt 25 May 2012

  • Karin S. Lindelöf on Women-only races, Sveriges Radio 21 Maj 2012

  • Student in Ethnology Olle Jonsson is interviewed in Upsala Nya Tidning, 13 May 2012

  • Sverker Finnström on Kony2012 and the Northern Uganda, Newsmill, 12 March 2012

  • The newly created Forum for Africa Studies is presented in the Uppsala University Personnel Monthly Universen, May 2012

  • Sverker Finnström about his research in Northern Uganda, Uppsala University Personnel Monthly Universen, May 2012

  • Oscar Pripp on diversity and disability, UR Samtiden, 22 March 2012

  • Mikael Kurkiala on Honour killings in Sweden, UR Samtiden, February 2012

  • Mikael Kurkiala on the Climate Crisis as Spiritual Challenge, Interfaith Climate Summit