Mobility and Migration Research Day

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Mobility/Migration Research Day, COMPAS Boardroom, Thursday 20 June, 2pm

All welcome! We have a fantastic array of talks on various areas of migration/mobility research, including a session by Prof Robin Cohen on writing and publishing books.

Mobility and Migration Research Day

COMPAS/Migration and Mobility Network

Thursday June 20 2019


2:00 – 3:00            Welcome: Ilka Vari-Lavoisier (U. of Trento/MFO/Compas) and Nick Van Hear (Compas)      

                              Robin Cohen (Oxford)

                             ‘On writing and publishing books’


3:00 – 4:00            Marilena Anastasopoulou (Oxford) 

                              ‘Coming to Terms with Forced Migration: An Intergenerational Study of Asia Minor Refugee Memory in Greece’

                              Elisabetta Grison (Oxford)

                              ‘When borders move over people’


4:15 -- 4:45            Gregory Cuéllar (Austin)

                              ‘Religion in Immigration Detention: Securing Faiths in a State of Removal’


4:45 – 5:45            Screening of an excerpt from ‘Shelter without Shelter, a film by Mark Breeze and Tom Scott-Smith (RSC),

                              followed by reflections on academic film-making led by Tom Scott-Smith

Feel free to come for all or part of the afternoon. To help us to keep track of numbers, it would be very helpful if you could let

Nick Van Hear ( or Ilka Vari-Lavoisier ( know if you intend to come.