Chronopolitics and Knowledge Production in Migration Studies

Thursday, Apr 15, 2021 | All Day Event


Presentations by Christine Jacobsen (Professor of Social Anthropology, and Director of the Centre for Women’s and Gender Research, University of Bergen (Norway)), and Marry-Anne Karlsen (Researcher, Centre for Women’s and Gender Research, University of Bergen (Norway) with commentary by Samera Esmeir (Associate Professor of Rhetoric, UC Berkeley). Their conversation will examine the concept of “waiting,” and relationships of time and space, mobility and immobility, as a matter of power, lived experience, and affect.

Hosted by CRG’s Native/Immigrant/Refugee – Crossings Research Initiative. Co-sponsored by the Berkeley Interdisciplinary Migration Initiative, the Department of Scandinavian, and supported by the Peder Sather Foundation.

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