Anders Ackfeldt


Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • History of Religions



Anders academic interest areas are mainly current Muslim debates on Islam and music, with a focus on popular culture and African-American Islam. He has done field work among Muslim hip-hop youth in Istanbul, and among the Nation of Gods and Earths in New York. He has taught several courses in Middle Eastern Studies, Human Rights Studies, Islamology and European Studies. 

Anders has a passion for commissioned education, capacity building and cooperation’s with organizations and companies outside the academic world. He has been involved in projects with, for example, The Swedish Board of Migration, Institut du Monde Arabe, The Swedish Prison and Probation Service, and the National Coordinator Against Violent Extremism.

He currently works as a teachers and researcher at Lund University.

Recent research outputs

Anders Ackfeldt, 2020 Dec 16, In: CyberOrient. 14, 2, p. 107-109

Research output: Contribution to journalReview (Book/Film/Exhibition/etc.)

Anders Ackfeldt & Leif Stenberg, 2020 Nov 11, Dragomanen: Årsskrift, 22, p. 15-27.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publication or newspaperSpecialist publication article

Anders Ackfeldt (Guest ed.) & Leif Stenberg (Guest ed.), 2020 Nov 11, In: Dragomanen: Årsskrift. 22, 142 p.

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