Mattias Gardell

Author biography
Mattias Gardell is Professor of Comparative Religion at Uppsala University, Sweden. His publications include The Return of Torture (Leopard, 2008), Islamophobia (Leopard, 2010) and Revolution in Egypt (Leopard, 2011, co-authored with Jan Hjärpe, Per Björklund and Bitte Hammargren). Gardell is currently engaged in two major projects, one on the militant anti-Muslim milieu and a comparative study of religion, secularism and democracy.