News

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

[Read More]
Racialization, whiteness and politics of othering in contemporary Europe

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

[Read More]
Temporary nature of migrant work: reality or myth?

Open lecture by Anna Wojtyńska organized by Stjórnvísi in cooperation with Mobilities and Transnational Iceland. Thursday, 21 November; Endurmenntun HÍ According to the latest information fr

[Read More]
Challenges of tourism vs migration: climate change perspective

Open lecture by Justas Kažys (Institute of Geosciences, Vilnius University, Lithuania) Monday, 4 November 2019 from 13:00-14:00 The tourism industry has a key role to play in confronting the ch

[Read More]
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

[Read More]
Long-distance communication and intimacy in the age of migration

Panel discussion after screening of documentary “In touch” by Paweł Ziemilski. October 24, 2019; 18:45-19:30; Bíó Paradís Global economic inequalities incline increasing number of people

[Read More]
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

[Read More]
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

[Read More]
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

[Read More]
International conference: Mobilities and Transnationalism in the 21st century

Mobilities and Transnational Iceland organizes an international conference Mobilities and Transnationalism in the 21st century to be held between 28th and 30th of April, 2019 in Hotel Radisson Blu Sag

[Read More]
1 2 3 6