Dr. Michael McEachrane
Activist and scholar Dr. Michael McEachrane discusses his research on the lived experiences among people of African ancestry in Sweden and other Nordic Nations. This is set against the backdrop of Nordic Nations historically promoting the image of equality, while also struggling with Anti-Blackness. Dr. McEachrane explore the ways in which African descended people create community and foster psychological health within this context.
About the Presenter
Michael McEachrane is visiting researcher at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law in Sweden. He is also the founding and consultative member of the European Network of People of African Descent. He has a PhD in Philosophy from Åbo Akademi University in Finland.
Dr. McEachrane has contributed to the report on reparations by the UN Special Rapporteur on Racism. His publications include, “Universal Human Rights and the Coloniality of Race in Sweden” and the book “Afro-Nordic Landscapes: Equality and Race in Northern Europe."
European Network for People of African Descent
CE/Professional Development Credit(s): 1
- Identify methods that people of African descent living in Nordic Nations use to create social support systems and develop a sense of identity and psychological well-being.
- Describe Anti-Black racism in Sweden and other Nordic Nations.
Level: All Levels
Length: 1 hour & 7 mins
Format: Asynchronous (self-paced)
Obtaining a CE/Professional Development Certificate:
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Conflict of Interest:
There are no known conflict of interests for this program.
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