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CERS PhD student Tesfalem Yemane and Hyab Yohannes have written a blog entitled ‘From structural vulnerability to resilience: A reflexive essay on refugee-led responses to COVID-19’ for the Racial Justice Network. You can read their piece here.

The Centre for Interdisciplinary Gender Studies (CIGS) and the Centre for Ethnicity and Racism (CERS) at Leeds invite you to a ‘Symposium on Femonationalism’.  The seminar will be delivered by Sara R. Farris with responses from Adrian Favell and Ipek Demir  “Symposium on Femonationalism” Sara R. Farris (Goldsmiths) Followed by...

Ipek Demir published a book chapter entitled ‘Kurdish Transnational Indigeneity’ in Cambridge History of Kurds, Bozarslan, H., Gunes, C. and Yadirgi, V. (eds.), Cambridge University Press.

Decolonising Forced Migration seminar series continues. It is organised by PhD students, including two CERS PhD students, Tesfalem Yemane and Kheira Arrouche. In the next event, Dr Lucy Mayblin will give a talk entitled ‘Asylum After Empire’. For more info and how to register: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/pgr-led-seminar-series-decolonising-forced-migration-seminar-4-tickets-145092482521?aff=erelexpmlt

You are warmly invited to join a transatlantic conversation on ‘Immigrants rights and integration’ by Rainer Baubock (European University Institute), Sara Wallace Goodman (University of California Irvine), Hannah Alarian (University of Florida)  and Dr Roxana Barbulescu (CERS, University of Leeds) When: Wednesday 31st of March 2021,  5pm UK time The...

Dr Markéta Doležalová of the School of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Leeds presents a paper entitled: Roma in north England: Finding the ‘good life’ or living in uncertainty?  Date: Wednesday 24th March Time: 12:00 – 13:30 (UK Time) Includes time for Q&A   Abstract: The experience of Central European...

Decolonising Forced Migration seminar series continues. It is organised by PhD students, including two CERS PhD students, Tesfalem Yemane and Kheira Arrouche. Find out more: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/pgr-led-seminar-series-decolonising-forced-migration-seminar-3-tickets-129477618041?aff=erelexpmlt.