Dr. Lars M Andersson

Lars M Andersson

Senior lecturer

Department of History, Uppsala University, Sweden

Contact
lars.m.andersson@hist.uu.se

Webpage
Lars M. Andersson – Uppsala universitet (uu.se)

Bio

Lars M. Andersson is Senior Lecturer at the Department of History at Uppsala University, Sweden. He has mainly done research on Swedish antisemitism and refugee policy, but has also published high school textbooks on history and religious studies, anthologies on contemporary history, counterfactual history, images as historical sources, liability issues and moral debate in historical accounts, migration and Swedish Jewish history. He has furthermore co-edited three festschrift. From 2002 to 2006, he was the editor of Historisk tidskrift, and has also served as editor of the Lagerbringbiblioteket series with Ulf Zander. From 2006 to 2012, he was Head of the Department of History at Uppsala University. Andersson is currently on the editorial board of Historisk tidskrift, Scandinavian Jewish Studies and Opuscula Historica Upsaliensia. He is additionally one of the two Directors of Forum for Jewish Studies at the Faculty of Theology.

Research interests

  • Antisemitism
  • Swedish-Jewish history
  • Fascism
  • Counterfactual history
  • Conspiracism

Featured publications

  • Andersson, Lars M., and Karin Kvist Geverts. 2017. ”Antisemitismen – antirasismens blinda fläck?” In Marie Lennersand and Leos Müller, eds., Från Afrikakompaniet till Tokyo. Vänbok till György Nováky.Stockholm: Bokförlaget Exkurs.
  • Andersson, Lars M., and Carl Henrik Carlsson, eds., 2013. Från sidensjalar till flyktingmottagning: judarna i Sverige: en minoritets historia. Uppsala: Historiska institutionen.
  • Andersson, Lars M., and Karin Kvist Geverts, eds., 2008. En problematisk relation? Flyktingpolitik och judiska flyktingar i Sverige 1920-1950. Uppsala: Historiska institutionen.
  • Andersson, Lars M., and Mattias Tydén, eds., 2007. Sverige och Nazityskland: skuldfrågor och moraldebatt. Stockholm: Dialogos.
  • Andersson, Lars M. and Henrik Bachner. 2006. ”Nationalsocialismen: en begreppsdiskussion.” In Greger Andersson and Ursula Geisler, eds., Fruktan, fascination och frändskap: det svenska musiklivet och nazismen, Lund: Sekel bokförlag. 31-46.
  • Andersson, Lars M., Lars Berggren, and Ulf Zander, eds., 2001. Mer än tusen ord: bilden och de historiska vetenskaperna. Lund: Nordic Academic Press.
  • Andersson, Lars M. 2000. En jude är en jude är en jude-: representationer av “juden” i svensk skämtpress omkring 1900-1930. Lund: Nordic Academic Press.
  • Andersson, Lars M., and Ulf Zander, eds., 1999. Tänk om-: nio kontrafaktiska essäer. Lund: Historiska Media.