Bert Suykens

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Position: Associate Professor & Project Coordinator 


Academic Interests:

Having conducted research on the Naxalite Movement and Bodo and Naga insurgencies in northeast India, my current research project tries to understand the role of violence in public-ordemaking in Bangladesh. I am also taking up the study of maoist martyrologies again. Other research interests include: rebel governance, performative politics, student politics and vernacular moralities. 





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Projects under supervision


Publications: Ghent University Academic Bibliography