Author: Ruben Andersson

Anthropology at, and of, the Limit

Ruben Andersson , September 27th, 2019

Where do we draw the line of separation? Who draws it, and for which purposes? When the former interior minister of Italy, Matteo Salvini, launched his little war…


Introduction to the week: #Remoteness redux?

Ruben Andersson , November 14th, 2016

For a long time, the direction seemed to be clear: the days of remote areas were numbered and it was only a question of time before they would…


REDUX: Fear by Numbers: On the rise of Europe’s ‘Illegality Industry’ #BORDERS

Ruben Andersson , October 8th, 2015

It’s no longer all quiet on the western front. In recent years, Europe’s “fight against illegal migration” has alternately been broadcast from the militarised Greek-Turkish border and the…