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Creative interventions in making new citizens

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Seminar Series and Conference

The seminars and conference bring together leading research and cutting edge practice, consolidating a novel field of research, currently dispersed across different disciplines and national contexts.

Seminar 1: Citizenship, Migration and Mothering, Open University November 2013

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Seminar 2: Building Resources for citizenship: mothers' cultural intervention, Open University, March 2014, focusing on migrant mothers' cultural interventions into citizenship and creative participatory methods for researching them.

Download the conference programme. (PDF document, 99 KB)


Final Conference: Migrant mothers caring for the future: creative interventions in making new citizens, London South Bank University, 18-19 September 2014. The conference will bring together perspectives from cultural studies, postcolonial studies, cultural geography, family studies, law, migration studies and arts practitioners, focusing on the temporal dimension of migration and mothering.

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Download the conference call for papers. (PDF document, 184 KB)

Preliminary programme:
Download the preliminary conference programme. (PDF document, 184 KB)

Last updated: 11 December 2014

Photos from the participatory theatre workshops

Final Conference

18-19 September 2014
Migrant mothers caring for the future: creative interventions in making new citizens, London South Bank University.

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