Migration and Europe: borders, mobility and the future of the EU

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Migration and Europe: borders, mobility and the future of the EU ( English title )


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Course Description The Summer School is a joint effort of Middlesex University, the University of Barcelona and the Autonomous University of Barcelona and is planned to take place in London from the 3rd to the 7th of July 2017. The course is designed to provide participants with an understanding of some major and interconnected issues concerning European migration and mobility. Specifically, the course is divided into five themes: 1. The challenges to intra-EU mobility and the fragmentation of the European space 2. Third country nationals: economic and legal perspectives in a reshaping Europe 3. Refugees in Europe: new solutions or permanent crisis? 4. Media and political discourses: mainstreaming xenophobia 5. Rethinking the European space: the role of NGOs and civil society These themes will be examined from a range of disciplinary perspectives including law, sociology and political science. Classes will be given by professors and professionals in the field of migration, citizenship and refugee studies from different European universities and organizations and will be complemented by practical exercises, discussion and research activities. All classes will be in English. At the end of course participants will be asked to write a report and will receive a certificate of participation. Contact hours: 30 hours Course Language: English Number of Students: 20 students (graduate, master and pre-doctoral students) Team Coordinators: Alessio D’Angelo; David Moya Academic committee: Brad Blitz; Natalia Caicedo; Silvia Carrasco; Anastasia Chirstou; Janroj Keles; Eleonore Kofman; Georgios Milios; Nicola Montagna; Jordi Pàmies ; Sonia Parella; Magali Peyrefitte; Andrea Romano; Rachel Seoighe Registrations and further information Fees: £ 550 (Early birds and concessions: £450) Registrations will open in March 2017. In the meantime you can express your interest and ‘pre-book’ a place by registering through this EventBrite page. We will contact you in the coming days with further information about the summer course and details on how to confirm your registration and pay your fees. Notes: By 'pre-booking' you are under no obligation to confirm your registration The course will run subject to a minimum number of registrations. For further information please contact: Dr.Alessio D’Angelo, a.dangelo@mdx.ac.uk

Keywords: NGO, Xenophobia, discourse, Media, Refugees, Third country nationals, Mobility, migration, Summer School
Language: English

Date

Start date: 03-07-2017 09:30
End date: 07-07-2017 18:00

Location

Country: United Kingdom
City: London
Address: Middlesex University London The Burroughs London NW4 4BT United Kingdom

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Organiser: Middlesex University, the University of Barcelona and the Autonomous University of Barcelona
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