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

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Adriano Cancellieri: Why home-making matters – Perché il “fare casa” è importante (video)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D9S-7svB-fQ The second HOMInG seminar of 2017 (in Italian), with Adriano Cancellieri (IUAV, Venice), has emphasized the significance of home-making as an anthropological need and an emotionalized, emplaced and embodied day-to-day experience. Based on his own fieldwork and theoretical elaboration, Adriano makes a case for six dimensions to be constitutive of a progressive sense of … Leggi tutto Adriano Cancellieri: Why home-making matters – Perché il “fare casa” è importante (video)

“I feel at home here”: a seminar with Adriano Cancellieri

The second 2017 seminar of HOMInG, with Dr. Adriano Cancellieri (IUAV, Venice), will provide an original account on the construction of people's sense of home. The seminar, in Italian, will take place at the Dpt. of Sociology in Trento next March 21 at 11am.  Giuseppe Sciortino and Andrea Mubi Brighenti (University of Trento) will be the main discussants. See … Leggi tutto “I feel at home here”: a seminar with Adriano Cancellieri

Loretta Baldassar on Visits Home as kinning – and beyond (video)

Loretta Baldassar on Visits Home as kinning - and beyond The first 2017 seminar of HOMInG has been with Loretta Baldassar (UWA) on visits home - her long-standing topic of research, related to several cohorts of Italian migrants in Australia. Issues of care, distance, polymedia, co-presence and home are also touched upon. Theoretically, Loretta argues … Leggi tutto Loretta Baldassar on Visits Home as kinning – and beyond (video)

Researching home and migration: questions, methods, prospects. An international workshop

Researching home and migration: questions, methods, prospects  An international workshop at the University of Trento, 5-6 June, 2017 Home, as a social setting, experience, or category, has raised increasing attention in a number of research domains, including migration and its consequences in and across societies. While several case studies have been done around this topic, … Leggi tutto Researching home and migration: questions, methods, prospects. An international workshop

Migration and home-making: insights from applied anthropology in Italy (video)

The second HOMInG seminar (in Italian), within the meeting of SIAA (applied anthropology), gathered some anthropological case studies on home and migration. Participants: Roberta Altin (Social mapping of asylum seekers in reception facilities in Trieste); Sara Bonfanti (Domestic ethnography of Punjabi families in Italy); Giuseppe Grimaldi (Uses and meanings of the houses of Tigrina returnees … Leggi tutto Migration and home-making: insights from applied anthropology in Italy (video)

A SEMINAR ON “VISITS HOME” WITH LORETTA BALDASSAR (UWA)

The first 2017 seminar of HOMInG will be with sociologist Loretta Baldassar (University of Western Australia). Prof. Baldassar will give a presentation based on her well-established research on "visits home" over the course of Italian migration to Australia. All welcome! HS_1/017, January 17, 3pm: Loretta Baldassar (UWA), Visits Home as kinning and consumption: pilgrimage, rite … Leggi tutto A SEMINAR ON “VISITS HOME” WITH LORETTA BALDASSAR (UWA)

Two seminars with Elinor Ochs (UCLA) on the study of home and family life

Two seminars with Elinor Ochs (UCLA) on the study of home and family life The kick-off seminars of HOMInG (December 13-14) will be with US anthropologist Elinor Ochs (UCLA). Prof. Ochs will present the substantive findings and the methodological side of a pioneering study on family life, conducted in the homes of LA families by … Leggi tutto Two seminars with Elinor Ochs (UCLA) on the study of home and family life

Fare-casa e sentirsi a casa in migrazione: studi di caso a confronto

IV Convegno Nazionale della Società Italiana di Antropologia Applicata Politiche, diritti e immaginari sociali: sfide e proposte dell’antropologia pubblica Fare-casa e sentirsi a casa in migrazione: studi di caso a confronto Workshop Dipartimento di Sociologia e Ricerca Sociale, Università degli Studi di Trento, martedì 20 dicembre, ore 11.00 – 12.30, Aula 20 Il workshop mette … Leggi tutto Fare-casa e sentirsi a casa in migrazione: studi di caso a confronto