Vito Laterza is
a research fellow in the Department of Social Anthropology, University of Oslo.
His research focuses on the rise of new social and political movements in
Africa and the West, from a global geopolitical perspective. He has published
book chapters and journal articles in international outlets like the Journal of
Development Studies and Cambridge University Press. He writes regularly for
international media such as Al Jazeera English, Foreign Affairs and Boston Review. He tweets @vitolaterza09.