Forced Migration

Tuesday, July 15, 2014: 8:30 AM-10:20 AM
Room: 313+314
RC31 Sociology of Migration (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
David BARTRAM, University of Leicester, England
Constructing an Immigrant Narrative Between “Victim” and “Refugee” Status: Haitians Migrating to Brazil (Oral Presentation)
Erika BUSSE, University of Wisconsin River Falls, USA; Tania VASQUEZ, Instituto de Estudios Peruanos, Peru; Lorena IZAGUIRRE, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium

Identities, Migrations, and Asylum: Thinking through the Experiences of Queer Refugees (Oral Presentation)
Eda Hatice FARSAKOGLU, Lund University, Sweden

The Role of NGOs in (de-)Constructing ‘Flight' Migration at the Mediterranean Borders (Distributed Paper)
Anna GANSBERGEN, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany; Ludger PRIES, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany; Mara HASENJÜRGEN, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany