Konferenssit ja seminaarit

Migrants and minority groups in local communities

Open Seminar: Migrants and minority groups in local communities (Wednesday 30th of May, 10-12:30 Seminar room Juva, Minerva 2nd Floor, Kaivokatu 12)

• 10.15 Opening words
• 10.20 -11.00 Presenting the book Migration and Multi Multi-ethnic Communities. Mobile People from the Late Middle Ages to the Present.
• Maija Ojala-Fulwood and Ulla Ijäs : short overview and the main results
• Samu Pehkonen: Impromptu Facts and moral panic: the Roma people and local communities
• Henrik Matjus : Localized immigrants: Tampere 1918
• 11.00 -11.15 Discussion
• 11.15 -11.30 Coffee break
• 11.30 -12.15 Key note lecture: Associate Professor Magdalena Kmak (Minority Studies Åbo Akademi University/ University of Helsinki): Refugee scholars from Nazi Germany at the US universities
• 12.15 -12.30 Discussion
• 12.30 End of the seminar