Residency: Migration and refugee movements in the 21st century

Deadline: 11 November, 2021

This is an open call to researchers from the social sciences, writers or journalists, or other professionals, who are currently working on a project related to this topic and who would like to benefit from one of the grants offered at faberllull.

In recent years, we have been witnessing a change of era in human mobility. In an increasingly turbulent world, international migration can no longer be explained from the classic standpoint of going to work in another country in search of greater economic well-being. Increasingly, migratory movements are conditioned by a whole host of factors related to political change, opposition to a regime, war, ideological persecution and the effects of climate change or speculative capitalism. In recent years, the need has also arisen to think critically about migrant reception policies and to identify systematic and grassroot initiatives that could promote greater solidarity and social justice.

The aim of this residency is to offer a working space that will help fuel the inspiration and exchange of ideas between researchers from the various social sciences, as well as writers and journalists working in the fields of migration and asylum, so that they can further their current investigations and writings, and share their knowledge with other professionals in the sector.

 

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Aida Casanovas i Oliveres

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Interview with the new PhD representative

21 October 2021
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All-day Online Writing Retreats - GenSeM and MITRA

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Meth@Mig members participate as lecturers in the MiReKoc International Summer School 2021 on Research Methods and Ethics in Migration Studies

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Festival: CROCEVIA DI SGUARDI

Event: 4 October - 18 November, 2021
The film festival has reached its 17th edition this year, screening the best of worldwide documentary filmmaking on migration and cultural diversity and we organize debates with filmmakers, scholars, journalists, policy makers, and representatives of...

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