HOMING @ ‘HOUSE, HOME AND THE DOMESTIC SYMPOSIUM’ (COVENTRY UNIVERSITY, ONLINE, 22 OCTOBER)

HOMInG's Paolo Boccagni will give a presentation at Coventry University's virtual symposium on "House, home and the domestic" next 22 October. Paolo's presentation, 'As if it were Home: On the promise of home as a metaphor of and into social reality', will be in Panel 2 (11.45-12.45 GMT). See more info below. House, Home and the Domestic … Leggi tutto HOMING @ ‘HOUSE, HOME AND THE DOMESTIC SYMPOSIUM’ (COVENTRY UNIVERSITY, ONLINE, 22 OCTOBER)

HOMING @ ‘BREAKING THE RULES?’ – SIEF 2021 CONFERENCE

SIEF2021 15th Congress Helsinki, Finland19-24 June 2021 BREAKING THE RULES? POWER, PARTICIPATION, TRANSGRESSION “We always long for the forbidden things, and desire what is denied us.” – François Rabelais Former Hominger Sara Bonfanti will give a talk in the upcoming SIEF Congress under the Stream Mobility within the Panel Highly skilled migrants: challenging ‘integration’ categories  convened … Leggi tutto HOMING @ ‘BREAKING THE RULES?’ – SIEF 2021 CONFERENCE

HOMING @ ‘MAKING HOME, DOING BELONGING: MOBILITIES AND IMMOBILITIES IN EXPERIENCE, THEORY AND POLICY’ (UCLAN, ONLINE, JUNE 23-24)

HOMInG's Paolo Boccagni and Luis Eduardo Pérez Murcia will participate, next June 23 and 24, in an online seminar convened by the Im(Mobilities) strand of MIDEX at UCLan, University of Central Lancashire. Paolo will give a Keynote speech on day 1 and Luis Eduardo will give a presentation within a session on Space/Place, House/Home: Possessing, occupying. Both … Leggi tutto HOMING @ ‘MAKING HOME, DOING BELONGING: MOBILITIES AND IMMOBILITIES IN EXPERIENCE, THEORY AND POLICY’ (UCLAN, ONLINE, JUNE 23-24)

HOMING @ OPTIMISTIC SUBURBIA 2: MIDDLE-CLASS MASS HOUSING COMPLEXES (LISBON, 16-18 JUNE)

HOMInG's Paolo Boccagni will give a keynote at the International conference Optimistic Suburbia 2, to take place at ISCTE-IUL in Lisbon on 16-18 June. The conference, primarily addressed to housing, urban and architecture scholars, aims to explore "the shaping and the pattern of autonomous neighbourhoods for the middle-class, both of private and public promotion, on the … Leggi tutto HOMING @ OPTIMISTIC SUBURBIA 2: MIDDLE-CLASS MASS HOUSING COMPLEXES (LISBON, 16-18 JUNE)

HOMING @ ‘STUDIES OF BELONGING’ – NIAS 2021 CONFERENCE

Next week, at the 50yrs. conference of NIAS (the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Studies) on Studies of Belonging, two homingers will give their online presentations. Paolo Boccagni will first participate in a panel on 'Refuge and belonging' on Wed 9 June, together with B. Pasveer and N. Binaisa. He will then give a presentation on 'Feeling at home on the move' on Thursday 10 … Leggi tutto HOMING @ ‘STUDIES OF BELONGING’ – NIAS 2021 CONFERENCE

THOUGHT IN THE ACT OF DRAWING. HOMInG AT THE “SOCIETY FOR PSYCHOLOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGY” CONFERENCE

by Sara Bonfanti Pic.1 SPA Logo “None of us started this culture of hatred and bigotry, but many of us benefit from it, whether we want to or not. If we are not actively working to end it, we are complicit in sustaining it. It’s time–far beyond time–to do the work.” This is the message … Leggi tutto THOUGHT IN THE ACT OF DRAWING. HOMInG AT THE “SOCIETY FOR PSYCHOLOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGY” CONFERENCE

HOMING AT SAH 2021: ‘MIGRANT REMITTANCE ARCHITECTURE AND CULTURAL CIRCULATION’

HOMInG's Paolo Boccagni will participate in the Annual conference of the Society of Architectural Historians (14-18 April), in a session on Diasporic Architectural Histories convened by Mirjana Lozanosvka and Anoma Pieris. Paolo will give a presentation on Migrant remittance architecture and cultural circulation: a framework for comparative analysis. See the programme of the session below. Diasporic Architectural Histories Session Chairs: Mirjana Lozanovska (Deakin … Leggi tutto HOMING AT SAH 2021: ‘MIGRANT REMITTANCE ARCHITECTURE AND CULTURAL CIRCULATION’

HOMING at the MICRA Series: AGEING IN THE CONTEXT OF GLOBAL MIGRATIONS (3 DECEMBER)

HOMInG’s Luis Eduardo Perez Murcia will present his paper “‘Living with the fear of dying without seeing one’s family again: Exploring the Ageing-Home-Migration Nexus” at the Manchester Institute for Collaborative Research on Ageing’s Webinar Series. Date: 3 December, 2-3 PM (GMT) Registration Link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEvcOuqqDoiHNHgJPK3XqTjtzS4LR3gsw-O Ageing in the context of global migrations MICRA Webinar Series What … Leggi tutto HOMING at the MICRA Series: AGEING IN THE CONTEXT OF GLOBAL MIGRATIONS (3 DECEMBER)

HOMING @ “Social dynamics. Inequalities, integration, mobility and migration” (November 16-17)

HOMInG's Stefania Toma will present a co-authored paper, next week, at the international online conference Social dynamics. Inequalities, integration, mobility and migration (16-17 November). The conference is organized by the Társadalomtudományi Kutatóközpont at the Centre for Social Sciences in Budapest. Stefania's joint presentation with László Fosztó will be on "Going abroad for Making a Home at Home". See the abstract below. Stefánia Toma – … Leggi tutto HOMING @ “Social dynamics. Inequalities, integration, mobility and migration” (November 16-17)

HOMInG at EASA 2020: New anthropological horizons in and beyond Europe

HOMInG’s Luis Eduardo Perez Murcia will present his paper "'I couldn't attend my mother's funeral and now I have to live with that': Exploring the interplay between migration, ageing and home" at EASA (European Association of Social Anthropologists), 16th Biennial Conference. 'I couldn't attend my mother's funeral and now I have to live with that': … Leggi tutto HOMInG at EASA 2020: New anthropological horizons in and beyond Europe

CFP “MAKING HOME, DOING BELONGING”: EXTENDED DEADLINE (MARCH 25)

The Research Centre for Migration, Diaspora and Exile (MIDEX), based at the University of Central Lancashire, in collaboration with HOMInG, will host the symposium Making Home, Doing Belonging: Mobilities and Immobilities in Experience, Theory and Policy. The symposium will be held on Monday 15th June 2020 at UCLan, Preston. Abstracts not exceeding 300 words, including full title and contact details, should … Leggi tutto CFP “MAKING HOME, DOING BELONGING”: EXTENDED DEADLINE (MARCH 25)

Daniela Giudici: “Notes from IMISCOE 2020 Spring Conference”

Notes from IMISCOE 2020 Spring Conference by Daniela Giudici IMISCOE Spring Conference 2020 took place at the Geographic and Spatial Planning Institute (IGOT) in Lisbon (6-7 February). As some researchers remarked during the opening ceremony, the sun shined over the conference and a genuine “spring” temperature made Lisbon a very pleasant place where to escape … Leggi tutto Daniela Giudici: “Notes from IMISCOE 2020 Spring Conference”

CFP:  “MAKING HOME, DOING BELONGING: MOBILITIES AND IMMOBILITIES IN EXPERIENCE, THEORY AND POLICY” (UCLAN, JUNE 15th; DEADLINE, FEBRUARY 26th)  

The Research Centre for Migration, Diaspora and Exile (MIDEX), based at the University of Central Lancashire, in collaboration with HOMInG, will host the symposium Making Home, Doing Belonging: Mobilities and Immobilities in Experience, Theory and Policy. The symposium will be held on Monday 15th June 2020 at UCLan, Preston. Abstracts not exceeding 300 words, including … Leggi tutto CFP:  “MAKING HOME, DOING BELONGING: MOBILITIES AND IMMOBILITIES IN EXPERIENCE, THEORY AND POLICY” (UCLAN, JUNE 15th; DEADLINE, FEBRUARY 26th)  

HOMInG @ HOUSING AND MIGRATION IN UNCERTAIN TIMES – IMISCOE SPRING CONFERENCE, LISBON

Several researchers from HOMInG and HOASI will participate in the Imiscoe Spring conference to take place at IGOT, University of Lisbon, on February 6-7. In particular, Paolo Boccagni will give a presentation on “... as if it is your home”: Homemaking and the negotiation of care, privacy and control in an asylum reception facility in … Leggi tutto HOMInG @ HOUSING AND MIGRATION IN UNCERTAIN TIMES – IMISCOE SPRING CONFERENCE, LISBON