Mahmoud Keshavarz is a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Engaging Vulnerability Research Program, Department of Cultural Anthropology and Ethnology, Uppsala University. He has been a Visiting Scholar at Parsons the New School and University of Gothenburg. His research and publications sit at the intersection of design studies and politics of movement and migration. His work has appeared in various journals and anthologies in English, Swedish and Persian. He is the author of The Design Politics of the Passport: Materiality, Immobility and Dissent (Bloomsbury, 2019), co-founder of Decolonizing Design Group and co-editor of Design and Culture Journal.
contact: mahmoud.keshavarz [at] gmail.com