114 Diaspora and ethno-national conflict

Wednesday, August 1, 2012: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
NB 454 (Faculty of Economics)

RC05 Racism, Nationalism and Ethnic Relations (host committee)

Language: English
Session Organizers:
Ipek DEMIR, University of Leicester, United Kingdom and Nira YUVAL-DAVIS, University of East London, United Kingdom
Nira YUVAL-DAVIS, University of East London, United Kingdom
Multiplying diasporic identities and living intersected belonging (Oral)
Ulrike VIETEN, VU Amsterdam, Free University Amsterdam, Netherlands

The German-American hyphen: Leading culture, parallel society and multiculturalism in 19th century America (Oral Presentation)
Y. Michal BODEMANN, University of Toronto, Germany; Nadine BLUMER, University of Toronto, Canada

Tradition and innovation in diasporic Turkish Alevi identity (Oral Presentation)
Glenda BALLANTYNE, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia

The role of transnational bonds in self- positioning of Armenians in Turkey (Oral Presentation)
Zeynep BAYKAL, Middle East Technical University, Turkey

Diasporas, borders and ethnic and national conflict: The case of Brazilians in Paraguay (Oral Presentation)