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Child’s memories of the Holocaust

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”. The main guest of the event was Andras Hamori, Holocaust survivor from Read More ->
Þjóðarspegillinn

Þjóðarspegillinn

The project Mobilities and Transnational Iceland participated in Þjóðarspegillinn, the annual conference of the School of Social Sciences, University of Iceland. The conference took place on Friday, 26th of October, 2018. In two sessions chaired by Kristján Þór Sigurðsson, altogether Read More ->
Transnational Families Research: the Romanian case

Transnational Families Research: the Romanian case

Open lecture by Viorela Ducu, Associate Researcher at the Centre of Population Studies, Babes-Bolyai, Romania. Thursday, 4.October, 2018; 12:00-13:00; University of Iceland, Oddi-206 Abstract: In the first part of the presentation, I will make a quick review of the general Read More ->
Dialectics of mobility and immobility

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 the Era of Authoritarianis, held between 15-17 August in Norrköping, Sweden. The Read More ->
Call for papers: Transnational families and care

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 mobilities have shaped family lives, which often extend across national borders with emerging forms Read More ->