Johan Lindquist

Johan Lindquist is professor of social anthropology at Stockholm University in Sweden. He is a member of the editorial board of Pacific Affairs, has published articles in journals such as Ethnos, Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, Mobilities, Public Culture, Pacific Affairs, and International Migration Review. He is also the coeditor of Who’s Cashing In?: Contemporary Perspectives on New Monies and Global Cashlessness (with Atreyee Sen and Marie Kolling; Berghahn, 2020) and Figures of Southeast Asian Modernity (with Joshua Barker, Erik Harms; University of Hawai’i Press, 2013); the author of The Anxieties of Mobility: Development and Migration in the Indonesian Borderlands (University of Hawai’i Press, 2009); and the director of the documentary film B.A.T.A.M. (Documentary Educational Resources, 2005). His research interests include migration, brokerage, infrastructure, and digital labor, particularly in Indonesia. His current work is supported by the Swedish Research Council (grant number 2017-02937).

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