Queer Homes

        Event Date: 12 June 2013 Geffrye Museum Kingsland Road, London,  E2 8EA The Geffrye Museum in partnership with the Raphael Samuel History Centre present: Queer Homes Explore the meanings and practicalities of home-making for lesbians and gay men past and present at this fascinating roundtable discussion. Brent Pilkey‘s (University College London) research takes a queer approach …

Nira Yuval-Davis – Exile, diaspora and the politics of belonging

Event Date: Friday 4 February 2011 Goss Room, Bishopsgate Institute 230 Bishopsgate London EC2M 4QH Migration: a joint Birkbeck College/ University of East London Symposium Dr Nira Yuval-Davis (Director of the Research Centre on Migration, Refugees and Belonging (CMRB) at the University of East London) – Exile, diaspora and the politics of belonging This paper examines different political projects of …

Jasmine Gideon – Transnational health seeking strategies: a study of Latin American migrants in London

Event Date: Friday 4 February 2011 Goss Room, Bishopsgate Institute 230 Bishopsgate London EC2M 4QH Migration: a joint Birkbeck College/ University of East London Symposium Dr Jasmine Gideon ( Lecturer in Development Studies, Birkbeck College) Transnational health seeking strategies: a study of Latin American migrants in London Much of the discussion around migration and health has focused on the need …

Philip Marfleet – Sanctuary past and present

Event Date: Friday 4 February 2011 Goss Room, Bishopsgate Institute 230 Bishopsgate London EC2M 4QH Migration: a joint Birkbeck College/ University of East London Symposium Professor Philip Marfleet (Professor of Migration and Refugee Studies at the University of East London)  Sanctuary past and present What is “sanctuary” and why has it reappeared as a key campaigning issue among those who …

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Sunil Amrith – Migration and Citizenship in Modern Asia

Event Date: Friday 4 February 2011 Goss Room, Bishopsgate Institute 230 Bishopsgate London EC2M 4QH Migration: a joint Birkbeck College/ University of East London Symposium Dr Sunil Amrith ( Lecturer, Department of History, Classics and Archaeology, Birkbeck College) – Migration and Citizenship in Modern Asia —————————————————————– talk: —————————————————————– <== back to main conference page share this entry:

Migration: a joint Birkbeck College/University of East London Symposium

Event Date: Friday 4 February 2011 Goss Room, Bishopsgate Institute 230 Bishopsgate London EC2M 4QH Migration: a joint Birkbeck College/ University of East London Symposium   —————————————————————– Welcome and introductory remarks . Dr Sunil Amrith – Migration and Citizenship in Modern Asia (AUDIO HERE) Professor Philip Marfleet – Sanctuary past and present (AUDIO HERE) questions session one . Dr Jasmine …

Juliet Gardiner – ‘Searching for the Gleam’: the quest for a new order in 1930s Britain

Event date: 3 December 2010 18:30 Venue: Room B33, Birkbeck, University of London, Malet Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7HX Memorial Lecture Raphael Samuel (1934-1996) The Raphael Samuel Memorial Lecture is delivered annually by a historian of international repute. Professor Juliet Gardiner – ‘Searching for the Gleam’: the quest for a new order in 1930s Britain ————————————————————– Introduction by Matt Cook …