Simon Parker and Sara de Jong “Go on look at me. What do you see? Maybe I am a refugee [...]Read more
VIEWPOINT: Lost in Media: Migrant Perspectives and the Public Sphere.
Ismail Einashe, Sara de Jong, Simon Parker and Daniel Trilling While 'migrants have entered European countries, they haven’t entered [...]Read more
ON THE FRONTLINE: Voices of resistance in the asylum system: solidarity, research, and actions in Sheffield UK
John Grayson and Victor Mujakachi I got out of Morton Hall because I spoke out loud largely through the efforts of [...]Read more
POLICY AND POLITICS: Breaking the Chains: Albanian children and young people seeking asylum in the UK
Rachel Alsop and Esme Madill Children and young people fleeing traffickers, blood feuds, honour based violence and organised crime in Albania [...]Read more
Can Migrants at Sea be heard?
Maurice Stierl It is so fucking inhumane what they are doing with us. We are here in the sea for more [...]Read more
Silencing refugees’ voices: past, present and future
Dimos Sarantidis The silencing of refugees’ voices has been discussed in various ways. For example, the refugee, Malkki argues, is commonly [...]Read more
Imagining ‘the Mediterranean Migration Crisis’ from above and below. Voice, truth and power at the border of Fortress Europe.
Simon Parker On Skala Beach When I first arrived in Skala Sikamineas in northern Lesvos one dark night in October 2015, the [...]Read more
The human behind the refugee category and the industry behind refugees’ representation
Marcia Vera Espinoza We question refugees’ motivations, scrutinize their stories, generalize their persecution, feel sorry for their plight, and invisiblize their [...]Read more
Titanic Refugee Fictions
Claire Chambers A recent news story about refugee writing that has attracted much attention worldwide concerns Behrouz Boochani. This Kurdish Iranian [...]Read more
Image-Making Practices and Processes: refugee and migrant experience
Jacqueline Maingard The Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (2018), an intergovernmentally negotiated agreement, prepared under the auspices of [...]Read more