Prof Peter Gatrell on the refugee ‘crisis’

Prof Peter Gatrell on the refugee ‘crisis’

A great deal of ink—and much blood—has been spilled during the current “refugee crisis.” But what do we mean by that phrase? It describes what has happened recently when Syrian, Afghan, and other refugees attempted the difficult journey to member states of the...

Migration and political engagement

This workshop will be centred around the political engagement of migrant populations. We will discuss the ways in which people who have crossed borders are politically engaged in their home and hostland contexts, as well as in transnational or global political spaces....