Sandro Mezzadra


Sandro Mezzadra is a Visiting Professor at the Department of Politics, NSSR, and Associate Professor of Political Theory at the University of Bologna, where he teaches political theory. He is also adjunct fellow at the Institute for Culture and Society, Western Sydney University. He has published widely on the areas of migration, postcolonial theory, contemporary capitalism, Italian operaismo and autonomist Marxism. With Brett Neilson he is the author of Border as Method, or, the Multiplication of Labor (Duke University Press, 2013).

He has been visiting professor and research fellow in several places, including Humboldt Universität (Berlin), Duke University, Fondation Maison des sciences de l’homme (Paris), University of Ljubljana, FLACSO Ecuador, and UNSAM (Buenos Aires). In the last decade his work has particularly centered on the relations between globalization, migration and political processes, on contemporary capitalism, as well as on postcolonial theory and criticism.

His writings have been translated into several languages. He has worked on several research projects funded by the European Commission and Australian Research Council.