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Migration as Survival

Withheld Stories and the Limits of Ethnographic Knowability

Gerhild Perl

taking Hamid's manifold reasons to withhold his survival story as seriously as the story's content, I hope to be able to write about Hamid's life without “stealing” his (untold) story. Therefore, it is important to give space to the limits of ethnographic

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Places of Otherness

Comparing Eastleigh, Nairobi, and Xiaobei, Guangzhou, as Sites of South-South Migration

Neil Carrier and Gordon Mathews

worldly urban spaces are principally located in the wealthy Global North. Such an impression might be further reinforced by literature on globalization, such as James Ferguson's Global Shadows (2006), which emphasized how global flows of capital

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Ivi Daskalaki and Nadina Leivaditi

of space,” in Janet Carsten’s (2004: 35) words, through activities such as sleeping, cooking, eating, chatting, and undertaking household tasks. In effect, not only did these routines produce domestic relations of co-existence ( Sahlins 2013: 73

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Estella Carpi, Sandy F. Chang, Kristy A. Belton, Katja Swider, Naluwembe Binaisa, Magdalena Kubal-Czerwińska, and Jessie Blackbourn

. The final chapter, “Homecomings,” explores the history of the “returning” Chinese diaspora in the 1950s and 1960s, and the complex space they occupied in the People's Republic of China (PRC). Between 1950 and 1966, close to half a million Chinese

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Every Campus A Refuge

A Small College’s Engagement with Refugee Resettlement

Diya Abdo and Krista Craven

provide him with free use of private studio space and art supplies as well as display space in the college’s art gallery to exhibit his work (from December 2017 to March 2018). These opportunities allowed him to produce and market his work in ways that

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Decolonial Approaches to Refugee Migration

Nof Nasser-Eddin and Nour Abu-Assab in Conversation

Nof Nasser-Eddin and Nour Abu-Assab

in your own work?” This is a very interesting question, and we often interrogate our usage of these terms, because they do not necessarily reflect the world we live in. These binaries, let's call them spatial binaries, the spaces people occupy, no

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Rihab Azar

understanding and empathy, 6 I still wonder whether this would change the reaction or perception of the listener when they encounter a similar event in their own life. The space left for imagination might make people imagine “faces” they can empathize with (or

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Refugee Hospitality Encounters in Northern Portugal

“Cultural Orientations” and “Contextual Protection”

Elizabeth Challinor

, Portuguese, and French). I have not yet found the space to develop my potential role as a researcher to actively promote reflexive dialogue. This is partly due to the time constraints of my interlocutors, but also to my situation as an unemployed researcher

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Undocumented People (En)Counter Border Policing

Near and Far from the US Border

Denise Brennan

a variety of spaces where migrant leaders have exchanged knowledge, offered support, strategized, and fought for justice. I have attended rights workshops and empowerment meetings with domestic worker, farmworker, and day labor organizers; domestic

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“Windrush Generation” and “Hostile Environment”

Symbols and Lived Experiences in Caribbean Migration to the UK

Huon Wardle and Laura Obermuller

Passage. There was so little space that the slaves contorted themselves into human spiders” ( Harris [1970] 2008:10 ). In the limbo dance, the dancer moves under a bar that is gradually lowered until a mere slit remains, through which they pass, spiderlike