On using participatory filmmaking in research
28 May 2023
This post is part of Dr Amanda Alencar's interview with Dr Kevin Smets for The IMISCOE Migration Podcast on the role of (participatory) film in exploring borders and belonging, developed as part of the Reel Borders research project funded by the...
Reflecting on dominant perspectives in exploring migration processes: insights from our theses fieldworks
09 January 2023
It is now well established that refugee claimants tend to be overly represented as a uniform group. In parallel, victimhood and powerlessness, experiences of violence and repression have progressively gained particular attention in exploring...
A New House for Migration Research and Exchange for PhD Students: The IMISCOE PhD Network Buddy System
10 October 2022
“A New House for Migration Research and Exchange for PhD Students” seems like a pretty high bar to reach – unfortunately. But why is such a platform needed, and why did we strive for it despite the challenges? We know that access to exchange and...
Special Issue on Methods Autumn 2022
22 September 2022
pdf IMISCOE PhD blog Special Issue on Methods Autumn 2022.pdf ( 3.65 MB )