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Mette Louise Berg

Departmental Lecturer in the Anthropology of Migration

Mette Louise Berg is a lecturer in anthropology of migration, based at the Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology and COMPAS.

Mette is a social anthropologist with research interests in migration, diasporas and transnationalism; questions of belonging and generation; and the anthropology of education and social memory. Regionally, she specialises in Cuba and its diaspora. She has also recently begun research on diversity in a London neighbourhood.

Her monograph Diasporic Generations: Memory, Politics and Nation among Cubans in Spain (2011) is an ethnographic analysis of narratives of homeland and belonging among Cubans living in Spain.