2015 SOAS

2015 CoHaB Summer School
Hosted by the SOAS Centre for Migration and Diaspora Studies

April 10-14, 2015
SOAS, University of London
DLT Lecture Theatre

The Marie Curie Initial Training Network CoHaB – ‘Diasporic Constructions of Home and Belonging’ -unites leading experts in diaspora studies in training a new generation of scholars. This year’s Summer School will explore how ideas of diaspora, and migration have travelled, cross-fertilised, and re-emerged across disciplines. The programme includes keynote talks by experts in the field, as well as panels on gendering diasporas, law and labour migration, poetry and creative writing in diaspora studies, inter/trans-disciplinary studies and migrant activism.

Speakers, panellists and performers include:

Prof. Nira Yuval-Davis (UEL)
Prof. Janet Wilson (University of Northampton)
Dr. Shahram Khosravi (University of Stockholm)
Prof. Saskia Sassen (Columbia University)
Fortune Theatre Group

Free and open to all PhD students and academics working on issues related to migration.

For more information and information on how to register click here.

For the summer school programme, please click here.