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

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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

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)

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

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)