In June our MA students presented their draft research proposals

On 14 June 2016 thirteen of our MA in Migration and Displacement students gave PowerPoint presentations on their draft research proposals, and received comments and questions from ACMS staff and their fellow students. This was one of the last steps before they submit their research proposals on 24 June.

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Seminar summary: Governing morality - sexuality, gender and migration

An afternoon seminar that was presented on 25 May 2016

Links to presentations are below

Could you tell me what the difference is between a sex worker and someone who sells sex? asked a member of the audience.


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Seminar: Queering (In)formal economies

Latinx Immigrant Vendors’ Spatial Entanglements and Productive Agency

Lunchtime seminar Tues 7 June 2016 12.45 - 13.45 ACMS Seminar Room

The African Centre for Migration & Society (ACMS) will present a lunchtime seminar by Dr Lorena Munoz entitled 'Queering (In)formal economies: Latinx Immigrant Vendors’ Spatial Entanglements and Productive Agency'.

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Workshop summary: Translocality - (im)Mobility in transnational and urban contexts workshop

Held at ACMS from 1 to 2 June 2016

We held our Translocality: (im)Mobility in transnational and urban contexts workshop from 1 to 2 June 2016, led by Prof Loren Landau , Dr Zaheera Jinnah and ACMS visiting researcher Dr Lothar Smith (Department of Human Geography, Radboud University, Netherlands).

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Seminar: "The glue that binds"

Lunchtime seminar Tues 10 May 2016 12.45 - 13.35 ACMS Seminar Room

The African Centre for Migration & Society (ACMS) will present a lunchtime seminar by Dr Pragna Rugunanan entitled '"The glue that binds": instrumental and contingent solidarity in the (re)construction of migrant communities in Johannesburg'.

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