HOMInG @ HRF 2017

At the London annual conference of the Home Renaissance Foundation - A Home: a Place of Growth, Care and Wellbeing - Paolo Boccagni will present a paper on Saving home from the pitfalls of the home, through homing: Towards a “positive deconstruction” of the social meanings, functions and moralities of home (London, the Royal Society … Leggi tutto HOMInG @ HRF 2017

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HOMInG @ ISA 2018 – WORLD CONGRESS OF SOCIOLOGY

HOMInG's PI Paolo Boccagni has co-convened two sessions at the ISA World Congress of Sociology (Toronto, 15-21 July 2018): one, with Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo (RC31), on Migrant home-making in the era of fortified borders: Reproducing the past, resisting the present, redefining the future?; another, with Margarethe Kusenbach (RC43), on Researching home: Choices, challenges, opportunities.  Abstract submission online, up to September 30: http://www.isa-sociology.org/en/conferences/world-congress/toronto-2018/call-for-abstracts/

RESEARCHING HOME AND MIGRATION: MORE VIDEOS

HOMInG Workshop (June 5-6): videos of the session "Homing meets critics" (with Sara Bonfanti, Aurora Massa, Alejandro Miranda) and of the following presentations: Annabelle Wilkins, Friedemann Neumann, Anna Pechurina, Lauren Wagner, Robin Vandevoordt, Anna Perraudin, Irene Pellegrini, Agnieszka Trąbka.See on our youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFqJwCSFSWu3HM274aNmAnw RESEARCHING HOME AND MIGRATION QUESTIONS, METHODS, PROSPECTS An international workshop within the ERC HOMInG Project ERC … Leggi tutto RESEARCHING HOME AND MIGRATION: MORE VIDEOS

HOMInG @ IMISCOE 2017

HOMInG's researchers Paolo Boccagni, Sara Bonfanti and Alejandro Miranda will be at the forthcoming IMISCOE annual conference in Rotterdam (June 28-30, Erasmus University Rotterdam). Among other initiatives, a Symposium on Migration and the search for home will take place on June 29, 10.50-12.20. Participants will include Godfried Engbersen, Marco Martiniello, Marta Bivand Erdal, Maja Frykman, Alistair Hunter, Dirk Geldof and Paolo … Leggi tutto HOMInG @ IMISCOE 2017

Three comments on the International Workshop on Home & Migration

Sara’s comments The International Workshop on Home & Migration held last week in Trento kicked off the HOMInG team’s research enterprise. The event was an ambivalent success: in terms of networking it proved enjoyable and promising, fueling new collaborations, in terms of theme coherence instead it exposed the inherent contradiction in studying ‘home’, a catch-it-all … Leggi tutto Three comments on the International Workshop on Home & Migration

Thanks for participating in the ‘Researching Home and Migration’ International Workshop

50 scholars from 3 continents and 17 different countries gathered on June 5 and 6 at the Department of Sociology, University of Trento at the 'Researching Home and Migration' International Workshop. Rich discussions emerged on the material, social and symbolic dimensions of home under conditions of displacement and extended mobility. The idea that home is … Leggi tutto Thanks for participating in the ‘Researching Home and Migration’ International Workshop

RESEARCHING HOME AND MIGRATION: FINAL PROGRAMME

International Workshop on RESEARCHING HOME AND MIGRATION: QUESTIONS, METHODS, PROSPECTS An International workshop within the ERC HOMInG project 5-6 June, 2017 Department of Sociology and Social Research via Verdi 26, Trento Definitive program (pdf) Online registration open until June 6: http://webmagazine.unitn.it/evento/sociologia/21185/erc-homing-project Photo: "Sleeping area for refugees and refugees' clothes is drying of on the rope in the temporary … Leggi tutto RESEARCHING HOME AND MIGRATION: FINAL PROGRAMME