Events

Tesfalem Yemane, CERS PGR student, has organised a panel on  ‘decolonising epistemological and methodological perspectives in migration studies: Language, translation and transcription’. Date and time: 9 May 2022 (2-4pm UK time). Please register here if you would like to attend.    

Migrant workers in agriculture, sustainability and justice in Europe and UK International workshop co-organised by Cornell University and the University of Leeds Dr Roxana Barbulescu and Dr Johanna Schenner 15th of March 2022 11.00-16.00 GMT , 6.00-10.00 EST Zoom https://universityofleeds.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIvcOyprj4sHtSnHQuSS6zCTkeBhu__mlDh   Migrant workers make up a significant part of the...

CERS and Bauman Institute Special Event: Colonialism and Modern Social Theory  Authors: Professor Gurminder K. Bhambra and Professor John Holmwood will present their book ‘Colonialism and Modern Social Theory’. Respondents: Professor Manuela Boatcă, Professor Adrian Favell, Professor S.Sayyid Chair: Ipek Demir   When: Thursday 17 March 2022, 3-4.30pm UK time, organised by CERS and the Bauman Institute....

Transnational Kemalism Online Workshop, 30-31 May 2022 Centre for Ethnicity and Racism Studies (CERS), Leeds University Call for Papers We are delighted to invite submissions for an online workshop on the theme of Transnational Kemalism. Workshop attendees will be invited to submit their papers for publication in a special issue...

  The Centre for Ethnicity & Racism Studies (CERS), University of Leeds is holding an event to mark Islamophobia Awareness Month. ‘How the World Responded? The War On Terror & Islamophobia’ Speakers: Dr Paul Bagguley (CERS, University of Leeds), Claudia Radiven (CERS, University of Leeds), AbdoolKarim Vakil (Kings College London)....

CERS member Dr Roxana Barbulescu will present a talk at the Migration after Brexit, Friday 5 November 2021, 1pm GMT. Leaving the EU has given the UK the scope to control migration. This event will explore how this new freedom has been used and what lessons can be learned from...

As part of a range of activities for Black History Month, the Centre for Ethnicity and Racism Studies (CERS) was delighted to welcome guest speaker Professor Matiangai Sirleaf, University of Maryland (USA) to present a talk on: ‘COVID-19 & the Racial Valuation of Diseases’ Speaker: Professor Matiangai Sirleaf, University of...

Date and Time: Wednesday 13th October, 16:00 – 17:15 on Zoom. To coincide with the Diamond Jubilee celebrations for the School of Sociology and Social Policy at the University of Leeds, this event – supported by the Centre for Ethnicity and Racism Studies (CERS) and the Centre for Interdisciplinary Gender...

BSA Event: Colonialism and Modern Social Theory book event by authors Gurminder K Bhambra and John Holmwood and also other panel members Ipek Demir (CERS),  Steve Kemp & Christian Morgner. You can register for the event here: https://www.britsoc.co.uk/events/key-bsa-events/bsa-social-theory-study-group-online-event-colonialism-and-modern-social-theory/ If you have any questions regarding the registration, please get in touch...