Media and public debate

Faculty and students from the department are regularly featured in media and public debate. Below are appearances this year. Earlier appearances can be found on the page The Department in Media 2012-2018.

Sten Hagberg on the coup in Mali


Professor Sten Hagberg with longstanding research experience from Mali was interviewed by several Swedish and international media outlets as to comment on the stepping down of President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta on 18 August 2020.

Since June 2020, Hagberg leads a a team of Malian researchers conducting fieldwork in the capital Bamako as well as in the towns of Kati and Sikasso. Thanks to team work with the research lab LACET, the combination of conventional fieldwork and digital field research is key to the kind of anthropological research on burning political issues.

P1 Morgon 19 August 2020.

Radio France Internationale 21 August 2020.

Media and Debate 2019–2020