Minna Seikkula

 ​PhD project

In my project I am looking at antiracism in Finland. I am studying different forms of antiracist activism from an intersectional perspective. Theoretically the project is motivated by critical theories of race and (anti)racism and by feminist discussions on intersectionality.    

Research interests  

  • Racism and antiracism
  • Critical race theory, postcolonial and decolonial theories
  • Intersectionality
  • Political activism  


During the academic year 2015-16: 
  • Multiculturalism, racism and gender
  • History of racism   

Other activities

Coordinator of Studies on Multiculturalism
Member of the coordination group of Anti-racist research network RASTER
Member of Turku political sociology studygroup TURPO