Category Archives: migration

Gender, class and migration governance: a labour sending country perspective

By: Hiranthi Jayaweera, Senior Researcher This post is part of the joint blog series on ‘Gender and Migration’ co-hosted by Border Criminologies and COMPAS. Posts in this series will be published on both blogs every Friday until the end of June.  In … Continue reading

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The Waiting Game: An experience with a point

By: Ida Persson, Research & Communications Officer, COMPAS and Marieke Van Houte, Marie Curie Research Fellow, International Migration Institute Various forms of theatre can be used to engage and inform audiences about political and social issues. For example, theatre is … Continue reading

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Centering orality: Exploring gendered wartime violence with South Sudanese women elders

By: Sara Maher, PhD student at Monash University. Sara researches the impact of mass abduction and enslavement of South Sudanese borderlands women, during the second Sudanese civil war (1983-2005). This post is part of the joint blog series on ‘Gender and Migration’ … Continue reading

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Gender, Race, and Immigration Detention

By: Sarah Turnbull, postdoctoral research fellow at the Centre for Criminology, University of Oxford This post is part of the joint blog series on ‘Gender and Migration’ co-hosted by Border Criminologies and COMPAS. Posts in this series will be published on both blogs … Continue reading

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Backing themselves: East Timorese labour migrants in Oxford

By: Andrew McWilliam, Associate Professor, Australian National University Andrew was a visiting academic at COMPAS September –December 2014. His blog post reports on recent research with migrants in Oxford. Most afternoons in East Oxford, one can find small groups of young … Continue reading

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