A SEMINAR WITH GHASSAN HAGE: THE PRODUCTION OF HOMELINESS – INSIDE AND OUTSIDE THE LOGIC OF GENERALIZED DOMESTICATION

HOMInG's seminar 21_18, next September 11 at 6pm, will be with prof. Ghassan Hage (University of Melbourne). The seminar will be on The production of homeliness. See more details below. All welcome @UniTrento Dpt of Sociology, 3rd Floor, 6pm. The production of homeliness: inside and outside the logic of generalized domestication Ghassan Hage (University of Melbourne) Generalised Domestication, as I … Leggi tutto A SEMINAR WITH GHASSAN HAGE: THE PRODUCTION OF HOMELINESS – INSIDE AND OUTSIDE THE LOGIC OF GENERALIZED DOMESTICATION

A seminar with Deirdre McKay: Home against home – unpacking an ethics of home-making in the Filipino diaspora 

HOMInG's seminar 20_18, next Thursday June 21 at 5pm, will be with Deirdre McKay, a geographer from Keele University. Deirdre has a very rich ethnographic research experience within the Filipino diaspora on a global scale. She has published extensively on migration and transnational relationships, kinship, emotion and remittances, among other topics. The practices and dilemmas of homemaking … Leggi tutto A seminar with Deirdre McKay: Home against home – unpacking an ethics of home-making in the Filipino diaspora 

New seminar: Antonio Tosi, “Rethinking housing as a matter of social welfare” (in Italian)

HOMInG seminar 19_18 (in Italian) will take place next May 23 at 4pm, Dpt. of Sociology. The invited speaker is Antonio Tosi (Politecnico di Milano), a very well-known sociologist of housing. His discussants will be Teresio Poggio and Paolo Boccagni. Tosi's presentation will be related to his recent book Le case dei poveri: E' ancora possibile … Leggi tutto New seminar: Antonio Tosi, “Rethinking housing as a matter of social welfare” (in Italian)

A SEMINAR WITH NANCY FONER: “FEELING AT HOME – NATIONAL IDENTITY AND THE SECOND GENERATION IN THE US AND WESTERN EUROPE”

HS 18_18 will be with Nancy Foner, an outstanding migration scholar and a Distinguished Professor of Sociology at the City University of New York. The seminar will take place at the Dpt. of Sociology, UniTrento, next Tuesday, May 8 at 4pm. See abstract below. All welcome! Drawing on an analysis of immigrant and second generation integration in the United States, … Leggi tutto A SEMINAR WITH NANCY FONER: “FEELING AT HOME – NATIONAL IDENTITY AND THE SECOND GENERATION IN THE US AND WESTERN EUROPE”

Home and everyday domopolitics: A. Miranda, F. Wekker, P. Boccagni and J.W. Duyvendak 

Last March 29 the Annual meeting of Europeanists (CES) in Chicago hosted a session on Domopolitics, and beyond: on the political mobilization of ‘home’ in Europe and North America. The session involved HOMInG's Paolo Boccagni and Alejandro Miranda, as well as Jan Willem Duyvendak and Fenneke Wekker (both from the University of Amsterdam).  Based on original theoretical and empirical contributions, the session interrogated … Leggi tutto Home and everyday domopolitics: A. Miranda, F. Wekker, P. Boccagni and J.W. Duyvendak 

Olivia Sheringham and Janetka Platun: The globe as home? Urban dwelling, collaboration and the rolling story of Globe

Last year the British Prime Minster famously said ‘ If you believe you’re a citizen of the world, you’re a citizen of nowhere’. Why is it so easy to discard what connects us all? What can be created from the rejected fragments? During a workshop these ideas were explored and discussed. Staff and students drew … Leggi tutto Olivia Sheringham and Janetka Platun: The globe as home? Urban dwelling, collaboration and the rolling story of Globe

LUIS EDUARDO PEREZ MURCIA: “‘Looking at the Invisible’: The Painful Memories of Losing Home amongst Internally Displaced People in Colombia”

LUIS EDUARDO PEREZ MURCIA:  ‘Looking at the Invisible’: The Painful Memories of Losing Home amongst Internally Displaced People in Colombia  Within HOMInG's seminar 15_18, last February, Luis Eduardo Pérez Murcia gave a presentation on the loss and memories of home among the internally displaced in Colombia. His presentation explores the temporal and spatial dimensions of the relationship between conflict, displacement … Leggi tutto LUIS EDUARDO PEREZ MURCIA: “‘Looking at the Invisible’: The Painful Memories of Losing Home amongst Internally Displaced People in Colombia”

GLOBE: A CITIZEN OF NOWHERE – A WORKSHOP WITH JANETKA PLATUN

Please join us, next Thursday (April 12) from 4 to 6, for a public screening of Globe's film 'Here Be Dragons'. Globe is a collaborative filmic and sculptural project developed by Janetka Platun and the School of Geography and Drama at Queen Mary University of London. The film explores questions of home and migration in East London. The … Leggi tutto GLOBE: A CITIZEN OF NOWHERE – A WORKSHOP WITH JANETKA PLATUN

NEW SEMINAR: Exploring urban dwelling and migration through collaboration and creative practice (April 13)

HOMInG's seminar no 17_18 will take place next April 13 at 11am, Dpt. of Sociology. The invited speakers are Olivia Sheringham and Janetka Platun (Queen Mary, University of London). This seminar will discuss the relationships between urban dwelling, migration and mobility with a particular focus on creative practice and collaborations beyond the academy. The discussion will comprise of two key … Leggi tutto NEW SEMINAR: Exploring urban dwelling and migration through collaboration and creative practice (April 13)

NEW SEMINAR: VISUAL METHODS FOR THE STUDY OF HOME AND MIGRATION

The third seminar of HOMInG in 2018 (HS 16_18) will take place next March 19 at 11am, Dpt. of Sociology. Annalisa Frisina and Mackda Ghebremariam Tesfaù (University of Padova) will give two presentations on the role of visual methods in researching home and migration. See below for more details. As usual, All welcome!  Visual Methods in Migration Studies. An … Leggi tutto NEW SEMINAR: VISUAL METHODS FOR THE STUDY OF HOME AND MIGRATION