HOMInG meets geographers. A session on ‘Migration and the search for home’ at RGS 2017, London

HOMInG meets geographers A session on 'Migration and the search for home' at RGS 2017, London An author-meets-critics session on Migration and the search for home has taken place at RGS 2017 in London on September 1. Here is the youtube video with comments by Paolo Boccagni, Jorgen Carling, Lauren Wagner, Melissa Fernandez, Louise Meijering … Leggi tutto HOMInG meets geographers. A session on ‘Migration and the search for home’ at RGS 2017, London

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HOMInG @ RGS 2017

An author-meets-critics session on "The home-migration nexus: Theory, research, prospects" will take place at the next Annual international conference of the Royal Geographic Society in London. The session, on Friday 1 September at 9am, will involve Marco Antonsich, Paolo Boccagni, Jorgen Carling, Melissa Fernandez, Louise Meijering and Lauren Wagner. More info: http://conference.rgs.org/AC2017/289

Nando Sigona: “The camp as a social and political space” (video)

HOMInG seminar no. 5/17 with Nando Sigona (University of Birmingham), July 3, Dipartimento di Sociologia. "The camp as a social and political space" This paper engages with current debates on the sociology of camps and camp-like institutions in contemporary society. Drawing on ethnographic material collected in Italy in ‘nomad camps’ where forcibly displaced Roma from … Leggi tutto Nando Sigona: “The camp as a social and political space” (video)

Migration and search for home: a symposium (video)

Migration and search for home: a symposium Rotterdam, IMISCOE Annual Conference 2017. June 29, 2017. Participants: Paolo Boccagni, Marco Martiniello, Marta Bivand, Maja Frykman, Alistair Hunter, Dirk Geldof, Godfried Engbersen. The Home-Migration Nexus was extensively discussed at a symposium at the IMISCOE annual conference, based on P. Boccagni's book Migration and the search for home.

The camp as a social and political space: A seminar with Nando Sigona

HOMInG seminar no. 5/17 will be with Nando Sigona (University of Birmingham) next July 3, Monday, at 4pm, Dipartimento di Sociologia. All welcome!   The camp as a social and political space This paper engages with current debates on the sociology of camps and camp-like institutions in contemporary society. Drawing on ethnographic material collected in … Leggi tutto The camp as a social and political space: A seminar with Nando Sigona

Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo: “Black and brown on common ground” (Video)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=06_L7sxNTPw&t=2524s Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo (University of Southern California): "Black and brown on common ground". HOMInG Seminar, Department of Sociology and Social Research, May 16 2017 How do Latino and African American men create a sense of place, belonging and civic culture through their homo-social gatherings in parks and community gardens, and what is the role of … Leggi tutto Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo: “Black and brown on common ground” (Video)

Irene Cieraad: Anthropological perspectives of home (VIDEO)

Irene Cieraad, a well-know anthropologist of domestic space and material culture based at TU Delft, gave the third HOMInG seminar of 2017. Her talk traces anthropological approaches on the study of domestic environments, as well as the historical development of home in Western culture. In examining multiple conceptualisations of home, Cieraad foregrounds the significance of … Leggi tutto Irene Cieraad: Anthropological perspectives of home (VIDEO)

Black and Brown on Common Ground: a seminar with Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo

Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo (University of Southern California) will be a Visiting Professor at the Department of Sociology of the University of Trento in May-June 2016. Next May 22, at 2.30pm, Pierrette will give a seminar on how Latino and African American men create a sense of place, belonging and civic culture.   All welcome!    Abstract: How … Leggi tutto Black and Brown on Common Ground: a seminar with Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo

Anthropological perspectives of home: a seminar with Irene Cieraad

The third  2017 seminar of HOMInG will be with Irene Cieraad, an anthropologist at TU Delft, The Netherlands. Irene, a well-known anthropologist of domestic space and material culture, will give a seminar on Anthropological perspectives of home next May 9, Tuesday, at 2.30pm (Dpt. of Sociology). Her main discussant will be Ester Gallo. As usual, … Leggi tutto Anthropological perspectives of home: a seminar with Irene Cieraad