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This Reading Resource Pack was developed by researchers from the Global Justice Program at the Othering and Belonging Institute at UC Berkeley, as part of its larger project documenting and countering Islamophobia.


Elsadig Elsheikh is the Global Justice Program Director at the Othering & Belonging Institute. Elsadig’s research focuses on global North-global South inequity related to sociopolitical dynamics, nation-state and citizenship, and structural mechanisms of inclusion/exclusion.

Farid Hafez is currently Distinguished Visiting Professor of International Studies at Williams College, MA. Since 2017, he is also a non-resident Researcher at Georgetown University’s The Bridge Initiative. He has been co-founding editor of the European Islamophobia Report. His research focuses on anti-Muslim racism, the far-right, and decoloniality.

Linda Hyökki, Ph.D., works as a freelance consultant for research and policy work in national and transnational projects related to Muslim minorities in Europe, anti-Muslim racism, and nondiscrimination. She is also the coordinator of the Working Group Anti-Muslim Racism at the European Coalition of Cities against Racism (ECCAR). She has previously worked as a research associate with the Center for Islam and Global Affairs and as a project officer with the Islamic Cooperation Youth Forum.


Amina Easat-Daas, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK
James Carr, University of Limerick, Ireland
Stephen Menendian, Othering &  Belonging Institute, UC Berkeley


Linda Hyökki, Farid Hafez, and Elsadig Elsheikh. “Islamophobia in Europe: A Reading Resource Pack.” Othering & Belonging Institute, University of California, Berkeley. Berkeley, CA. September 2023. https://belonging.berkeley.edu/islamophobia-europe


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