category: 2017

Migration Identity and Crisis

Migration Identity and Crisis

https://youtu.be/GZOwBztHJ1E The interplay between migration, identity and crisis is a well-recognised field of research inquiries and approaches. In my anthropological talk, I propose two ethnographic explorations into the lives of Polish migrants in Norway and Iceland, which may shed some Read More ->
Fate of refugees in the labor market

Fate of refugees in the labor market

https://youtu.be/9y8AM1vfb38 Number of Colombian women and children refugees who came to Reykjavik in 2005 and 2007. Within a few months, all subjects beginning to work, but about 10 years later, half of them become unable to work. Qualitative research among Read More ->

„…you have to face the fact that you´re a foreigner“: Immigrants’ lived experience of communication and negotiation position toward their employer in Iceland.

Kristjánsdóttir, E. S. & Christiansen, T. H. (2017). „…you have to face the fact that you´re a foreigner“: Immigrants’ lived experience of communication and negotiation position toward their employer in Iceland. Journal of Intercultural Communication, 44, 1–17.   https://immi.se/intercultural/nr44/kristjansdottir.html

Immigrant experiences of learning Icelandic and connecting with the speaking community.

Skaptadóttir, U. D. & Innes, P. (2017). Immigrant experiences of learning Icelandic and connecting with the speaking community. Nordic Journal of Migration Research, 7(1), 20–27. https://opinvisindi.is/bitstream/handle/20.500.11815/477/%5BNordic%20Journal%20of%20Migration%20Research%5D%20Immigrant%20Experiences%20of%20Learning%20Icelandic%20and%20Connecting%20with%20the%20Speaking%20Community.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=y