Daniele Cantini

Daniele  Cantini is a social anthropologist based at the University of Halle, Germany, where he also serves as coordinator of the Graduate School “Society and Culture in Motion.” His regional focus is the contemporary Middle East, in particular Egypt, Jordan, and Lebanon, where he lived for many years and conducted research on youth, university systems, subjectivity, religion, migration, and knowledge production. He is the author of Youth and Education in the Middle East: Shaping Identity and Politics in Jordan (2016).