GRITIM-UPF Weekly News: May 4

GRITIM-UPF Weekly News: May 4


GRITIM-UPF weekly news

May 04, 2018



15th IMISCOE Annual Conference, which will be hosted by GRITIM-UPF, has been attracting media attention. More info.

Sara Spencer (CBE Director, Global Exchange on Migration and Diversity, Oxford, Compas, UK), the guest lecturer of GRITIM-UPF Research Seminar Series, has given an interview on “governance and migrants in Europe”. More info.

Other calls:

Call for application: 6th International Summer School in Ethnography Department of Sociology and Social Research, University of Trento, September 10-14, 2018. Extended deadline: May 25. More info.

Call for Papers for a workshop organised by Dr. Maria Koinova and Dr. Gerasimos Tsourapas: Governing Transit Migration: Varieties of Approaches in International Politics; 17 September 2018 at the University of Warwick, United Kingdom. If you are interested to participate, please send a paper abstract of 300 words maximum to Dr. Gerasimos Tsourapas ([email protected]) and Dr. Maria Koinova ([email protected]) by 10 June 2018.

Recommended reading:

Ruedin, Didier. 2017. “Participation in Local Elections: ‘Why Don’t Immigrants Vote More?’” Parliamentary Affairs 71 (2): 243–62.