Convenors: Fiona Adamson & Kristin Surak (SOAS), Claire Dwyer (UCL) and Eiko Thielemann (LSE)

When: Tuesdays, 17.30 – 19.30
Where: New York University in London, 6 Bedford Square, Room TBC

Please note: To attend any of the seminars, please join the respective event on our Facebook page or contact E.Thielemann@lse.ac.uk


Term 1

4 November 2014

Ruben Andersson (LSE)
Rescued and caught: the humanitarian paradox at Europe’s maritime frontiers


18 November 2014

Nadia Jaworsky (Yale/Masaryk University)
A Cultural Sociology of Cyberactivism: The U.S. Immigrant Rights Movement Online


2 December 2014

Gregor Noll (University of Lund)
Junk Science: The Politics of Age and Unaccompanied Asylum Seekers


Term 2

20 January 2015

Maarten Vink (EUI/University of Maastricht)
The International Diffusion of Expatriate Dual Citizenship


24 February 2015

Tomoko Hayakawa (UCL)
A paradox of “temporariness” in migration – a UK case study


10 March 2015

Giorgia Dona (UEL)
Child and Youth Migration: Mobility-in-Migration in an Era of Globalisation?


Term 3

21 April 2015

David Fitzgerald (University of California, San Diego)
Culling the Masses: The Democratic Origins of Racist Immigration Policy in the Americas