Anna Rastas

Doctor of Social Sciences
Adjunct professor of social anthropology (Tampere University) and European ethnology (University of Helsinki)

I have been working at Tampere University since 2001. I am currently working on my Academy Research Fellow project Rethinking diasporas, redefining nations. Representations of African diaspora formations in museums and exhibitions (2015-2020). My earlier research projects have focused on racism and anti-racism, ethnic and racialized relations, transnationalism and diasporas, intersectionality, childhood and youth, knowledge production concerning minorities and marginalized communities, as well as topics concerning cultural production in multiethnic societies. Read more.

Faculty of Social Sciences (SOC)
33014 Tampere University, FINLAND
anna.rastas(at)tuni.fi , +358 40 1909845