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Events by the Working Group on Migration and Mobility

Upcoming events

Save the date: Migration & Mobility Workshop
Umeå University, Sweden, 11-12 November 2020

We hereby invite you to SIEF’s working group Migration & Mobility meeting 2020, November 11-12, at Umeå University in Sweden (Department of Culture and Media Studies).
The workshop starts Wednesday, 11 November at 9.00 and ends Thursday, 12 November at 4 PM. We will return to you with a more detailed program and CFP in the beginning of 2020. However, we would like to mention already now that the workshop will organize a specific career/mentorship slot for Ph.D students and post-docs beside ordinary research presentations!

For any further information please contact the working group co-chairs:

Helena Pettersson
Umeå University

Ignacio Fradejas-García
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Previous events

Panel: Fradejas-García, Ignacio and Polese, Abel (convenors); Transnationalism, (im)mobilities and informal practices in Europe, and beyond

Panel at SIEF2019 14th Congress, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 14-17 April 2019

Conference “Remittances as Social Practice”
University of Innsbruck, 27-28 September 2018

Organised by SIEF Working Group “Migration & Mobility”, the Institute of History and European Ethnology, University of Innsbruck (FWF Research Project “Follow the Money. Remittances as Social Practice”; Silke Meyer, Fatma Haron, Claudius Ströhle)

View the programme here. (PDF)

The first Working Group meeting "Current Approaches to Migration and Mobility in Ethnology, Folklore and Anthropolgy" was held at the Institute for Cultural Anthropology and European Ethnology at the University of Basel, Switzerland, in Sept 2016.

View the programme here.