Seminar Series

In May 2020, we launched our (Red) Walls, (Brexit) Borders and (Pandemic) Politics seminar series, inviting speakers relevant to the themes of our research, to build discussions that bring together academic and practitioner perspectives.

Recordings of each talk are made available soon after the event. These can be found within the individual event pages below.

28th May 2021. We were pleased to welcome Sivamohan Valluvan, Assistant Professor of Sociology at The University of Warwick, to present his recent book: The Clamour of Nationalism: Race and Nation in Twenty-First Century Britain (Manchester University Press 2019). Sivamohan has written widely on debates of race and racism, nationalism and multiculture, as well as…
30th April 2021. We were pleased to welcome Zana Vathi, Reader in Social Sciences at Edge Hill University and Director of the Migration Working Group – North West. She specialises in migration studies and has been doing research in this field since 2005. Her main areas of interest are migrants’ inclusion and politics of integration…
19th March 2021. We were pleased to welcome Emma Hill, University of Edinburgh, to discuss the role of asylum in urban gentrification. Emma is an interdisciplinary researcher, with expertise in displaced migration in the Global North, race, migration and decolonisation, and is currently a Research Fellow on the Governance and Local Integration of Migrants and…