Centre of Migration Research

CMR UW Seminars: Recent Advances in Theory and Research on Migration. “ Mobility and the pandemic – a year later”.

 

Featuring talks by Karolina Follis (Lancaster University) and Roxana Barbulescu (University of Leeds).

 

 

Source: youtube

Date: 13 May 2021

Karolina Follis is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Politics, Philosophy and Religion at Lancaster University, UK. She has written on border regimes, surveillance technologies and the ideas and practices of human rights. She is currently developing work on healthcare for migrants and refugees as the Principal Investigator of “Doctors within Borders”, a project funded by the Welcome Trust (2019-2021).

Roxana Barbulescu is Associate Professor in the School of Sociology and Social Policy at the University of Leeds in the UK. Her area of expertise focuses on migrant communities and practices of migration and mobility particularly in connection with migrants’ and refugees’ rights, citizenship, intra-EU mobility and migration control. She is currently working on two Economic and Social Research Council funded projects Feeding the Nation: Seasonal Migrant Workers and Food Security during COVID-19 Pandemic and Northern Exposure: Race, Nation and Disaffection in “Ordinary” Towns and Cities after Brexit.

 

CMR UW Migration Seminars: New Advances in Theory and Research on Migration

A series of lecture with leading scholars, providing a platform for discussing current achievements in migration research in the world.