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  • PL 16 (Snellmaninkatu 12)

    00014

    Finland

  • Finland

  • PB 16 (Snellmansgatan 12)

    HELSINGFORS UNIVERSITET

    Finland

20172022

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Personal profile

Description of research and teaching

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

Fields of Science

  • 5141 Sociology
  • Anti-racism
  • Critical race theory
  • Feminist theory
  • Intersectionality
  • Post-colonial and decolonial theories

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications

  • 4 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Literature review (scientific)

Koronapandemia ja siirtolaisten oikeudet

Seikkula, M. K. & Wide, E., 14 May 2020, In : Tutkijaliiton ja Tiede&edistys -lehden blogi.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleGeneral public

Open Access

(Un)making 'extreme' and 'ordinary' whiteness: Activists' narratives on antiracist mobilisation in Finland

Seikkula, M., Sep 2019, In : Sociological Review. 67, 5, p. 1002-1017 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Adapting to post-racialism? Definitions of racism in non-governmental organization advocacy that mainstreams anti-racism

Seikkula, M., 1 Feb 2019, In : European Journal of Cultural Studies. 22, 1, p. 95-109 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

What, Why and How Do We Do What We Do?

Aminkeng Atabong, A. & Seikkula, M., 2018, Antiracism education in and out of schools. Aminkeng Atabong, A. (ed.). Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 171-193 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Projects

Activities

  • 4 Organisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars
  • 2 Membership or other role in research network
  • 2 Oral presentation
  • 1 Supervisor or co-supervisor of doctoral thesis

Research in Action

Suvi Keskinen (Chair of organizing committee), Alemanji Aminkeng Atabong (Member of organizing committee), Minna Kristiina Seikkula (Member of organizing committee), Nelli Elisa Ruotsalainen (Member of organizing committee), Amiirah Salleh-Hoddin (Member of organizing committee)
3 Jun 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

DENOR 3rd exploratory workshop - Decoloniality, Politics and Social Change

Amiirah Salleh-Hoddin (Member of organizing committee), Nelli Elisa Ruotsalainen (Member of organizing committee), Minna Kristiina Seikkula (Member of organizing committee)
11 Oct 201912 Oct 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

The Society for the Study of Ethnic Relations and International Migration (ETMU) (External organisation)

Minna Seikkula (Board member)
2018 → …

Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role in research network

CEREN 20 years seminar

Suvi Keskinen (Chair of organizing committee), Gwenaëlle Bauvois (Member of organizing committee), I-An Gao (Member of organizing committee), Tobias J Pötzsch (Member of organizing committee), Niko Pyrhönen (Member of organizing committee), Sanna Maria Saksela-Bergholm (Member of organizing committee), Minna K Seikkula (Member of organizing committee)
3 Dec 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Race/racism - migration nexus on anti-racist activists' agendas

Minna Seikkula (Speaker)
6 Oct 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation