d seminars and workshops

An Afterlife of Crisis –

Crisis-talk has been a salient feature of a new millennium, often connected in one way or another to mobility or migration. The escalation of refugees and asylum seekers in Europe in 2015 – often re

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Racialization, whiteness and politics of othering in contemporary Europe

Interdisciplinary symposium organized by Nordic Summer University (NSU) and Mobilities and Transnational Iceland organ

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Migrant workers in Iceland: Cheap labour, economic saviours, or allies in the fight against exploitation?

As part of Þjóðarspegillinn, the annual conference at School of Social Sciences that takes place on November, 1st, Mobilities and Transnational Iceland organizes a

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CfP: Racialization, whiteness and politics of othering in contemporary Europe

Mobilities and Transnational Iceland  invites contributions to the interdisciplinary symposium "Racialization, whiteness and politics of othering in contemporary Europe" to be held at University of I

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Students Panel

Collaborative event by The Academy of Fine Arts Vienna and Mobilities and Transnational Iceland project at the University of Iceland. On Monday, 20th of May, 2019 Mobilities had a pleasure to host

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Icelandic labour market: foreign workers

On 3rd. Of May, Mobilities and Transnational Iceland held a launch seminar of the special issue of Íslenska Þjóðfélagsins edited by Kristín Loftsdóttir og Unnur Dís Skaptadóttir. During the s

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Child’s memories of the Holocaust

On 22nd of March, 2019 in Iðnó, Icelandic Ministry of Social Affairs in cooperation with Mobilities and Transnational Iceland held a lunch seminar “Child’s memories of the Holocaust [Read More]

Þjóðarspegillinn

The project Mobilities and Transnational Iceland participated in Þjóðarspegillinn, the annual conference of the School of Social Sciences, University of Iceland. The conference too

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Dialectics of mobility and immobility

Mobilities and Transnational Iceland was with a workshop titled "Dialectics of mobility and immobility: at the 19th Nordic Migration Research Conference 2018: New (Im)mobilities: Migration and Race in

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Call for papers: Transnational families and care

A joint seminar of the University of Iceland and Swansea University (UK) organized by the project Mobilities & Transnational Iceland Reykjavik, 4-5 October, 2018 Description
Contemporary

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Children in search of protection in Iceland and the Convention of the rights of the children

On March 22, 2018 Mobilities and Transnational Iceland had pleasure to participate in the workshop “Children in search of protection in Iceland and the Convention of the rights of the childr

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Seminar in Skálholt

On March 1, 2018 Mobility and Transnational Iceland held its second internal seminar in Skálholt. The purpose of the seminar was to give a platform for project participants to presented and discuss t

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Doctoral seminar with Pauline Gardiner Barber and Peter Aronsson

In February 28, 2018 Mobilities and Transnational Iceland organized a workshop for doctoral students at the University of Iceland. The workshop was based on students’ presentations and feedback prov

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Seminar “Migrants-Immigrants-Museums”

Migration and migrants have got extensive attention in the recent decades. Economic, social and cultural impact of mobility on individuals and groups has been global, effectively challenging ideas, pl

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Mobilities sessions on Þjóðarspegillinn

Mobilities and Transnational Iceland was present at Þjóðarspegillinn, an annual conference at the School of Social Sciences, University of Iceland.  The Mobilities and Transnational Iceland consi

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Theorizing Transnationliasm and Mobility

Between 27th and 29th of September, 2017, Mobilities and Transnational Iceland was with two and a half day PhD workshop at the University of Iceland. The workshop consisted of keynote lectures and stu

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Neoliberalism and Transnational Labour Market

Transnational labour market has been one of the important forces of globalization, actively promoted by neoliberal ideology that celebrates mobility and flexibility. To stimulate discussion about incr

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Mobilities session on Nordic Asylum Law Seminar

Mobilities and Transnational Iceland, Center of Excellence (along with The Icelandic Ministry of Justice and the Finnish Section of the Nordic Federation of Public Administration) was one of the colla

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CfP: Theorizing Transnationliasm and Mobility

Mobilities and Transnational Iceland is organizing international workshop for doctoral students “Theorizing Transnationalism and Mobility”, which takes place at the University of Iceland, between

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Seminar at Laugarvatn

Between 30th and 31st of March, participants in Mobilities and Transantional Iceland took part in two-day seminar at Laugarvatn. The seminar consisted of eighteen presentations organized in 5 sessi

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Seminar for doctoral students

On 29th of March, 2017, Mobilities and Transnational Iceland has organized a doctoral seminar with Brigitte Hipfh, Klagenborg University and Marit Aure, Arctic University of Norway. The seminar was

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CfP: Doctoral seminar

The project announced a doctoral seminar with Brigitte Hipfl and Marit Aure, who are members of the project’s advisory board. The seminar will be held 29th of March, 2017 at the University of Icelan

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General meeting

The second general meeting of the project took place on the last day of January. We have summarised the first five months since the project was launched at the beginning of September 2017. Then the

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