The Pufendorf IAS Symposium on Migration - MOVING AHEAD: EXPLORING SOCIAL TRANSFORMATIONS IN THE AGE OF MIGRATION
The Symposium is organised by the Pufendorf IAS Migration Initiative at Lund University.
8.30 – 9.00 Coffee and registration
Ann-Katrin Bäcklund (Director, Pufendorf IAS)
9.00 – 9.15 Introduction to the Pufendorf IAS Migration Initiative
Sune Sunesson (Senior Professor, Pufendorf IAS, Lund University)
9.15 – 10.00 Keynote Speech
Social transformation and migration: a complex interaction
Stephen Castles (University of Sydney)
10.00 – 10.30 Fika
SPACES OF SOCIAL TRANSFORMATION: NATION STATE AND CITY
10.30 – 11.15 Migrant cosmopolitanism
Thomas Nail (University of Denver)
11.15 – 12.00 Nordic Nationalism and Penal Order: Walling the Welfare State
Vanessa Barker (Stockholm University)
12.00 – 12.30 Panel discussion
Moderator: Mine Islar, LUCSUS
12.30 – 14.00 Lunch
NARRATIVES OF SOCIAL TRANSFORMATION: CLIMATE CHANGE AND BORDERS
14.15 – 15.00 Old Stereotypes and New Normals: Population, Migration and Climate Apocalypse
Betsy Hartman (University of Hampshire).
15.00 – 15.45 Dismantling smuggling: what the narratives surrounding smugglers hide and why it matters
Gabriela Sanchez (European University Institute, Migration Policy Centre)
16.00 – 16.30 Concluding Discussion
Moderator: Vasna Ramasar, Human Geography
Does critical research have any impact on policies of today? What are the next steps needs to be taken in migration studies?
The symposium in now fully booked!