Dis-Place-Ment: Reflections on being in & out of place

Please join us for a one-day workshop on ‘dis-place-ment’, hosted by CMR, where we shall reflect on being in and out of place. When: May 2nd, 2019; 10am-5pm Where: Arts Lecture Theatre This event is free and open to all.   Programme: 10am – 10.15am   Welcome: Dr. Stavroula Pipyrou, Founding Director, CMR 10.15am-12pm     In/Out […]

Research Activity Day – Dr. Emma Bond & Prof. Aine O’Healy In Conversation

  Please join us for a conversation between CMR’s Dr. Emma Bond (University of St Andrews) and Professor Aine O’Healy (Loyola Marymount University), who will be discussing their recent publications: Writing Migration through the Body (2018) and Migrant Anxieties: Italian Cinema in a Transnational Frame (2019), respectively. This event is hosted by the Department of Italian, […]

Emma Bond Book Announcement

Dr. Emma Frances Bond, CMR Assistant Director and Senior Lecturer at the University of St Andrews Department of Italian, has published a new book: Writing Migration through the Body. The book is part of the Palgrave Macmillan series Studies in Mobilities, Literature and Culture and was published in 2018.   Book synopsis: Writing Migration through the […]

This is My Face (Esta es Mi Cara) – Film Screening

This is My Face (Esta es Mi Cara)  what lies inside a journey with HIV   CMR is pleased to invite you to a screening of the film (work in progress) ‘This is My Face‘, directed and produced by Angelica Cabezas Pino in collaboration with people living with HIV in Chile. The film will be shown at […]

The Orthodox Neoliberal: Religious Ethics and Market Practices in Post-Soviet Russia

  Victoria Fomina (PhD candidate at Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology Central European University)   Thursday 22 November, 4-5.15pm, Buchanen Building, Room 216   This talk will explore how Christian Orthodox conceptions of economy come together with neoliberal visions of the market and social virtue in post-Soviet Russia. It analyzes Orthodox intellectuals’ recent attempts […]

International Minority Education: Opening New Collaborative Research Possibilities

  Itinerary: 26th -30th November (Week 11)   *********** Subject to Change *************   26/11 – Open Seminar at the Department of Anthropology “Indigenous and quilombola education in Brazil: an introduction”   27/11 – Invited meeting with research groups about minority education and collaborative research.   27/11 – Meeting in the framework of the Memorandum […]