Adnan Hossain is a socio-cultural anthropologist with interest and expertise in gender and sexual diversity, masculinities and transgender studies, race/ethnic relations, nationalism, cricket, bodies, decoloniality and epistemologies. He has completed a PhD in Social Anthropology in 2014 from the University of Hull. He was also a Postdoctoral Fellow in the ERC-funded Globalsport project at the University of Amsterdam from 2013-2017. He has conducted fieldwork in Bangladesh, Trinidad and Guyana. He is currently an Affiliated Researcher with the Amsterdam Research Centre for Gender and Sexuality (ARC-GS) at the University of Amsterdam and a Lecturer at the Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.