The talks in the first series are as follows:

Friday 23 October 2020, 9:30-10:30 GMT (17:30-18:30 HKT)
‘The Politics of Counting Migrant Deaths in Times of Crisis’
Antoine Pecoud (Paris 13 University)
Click here for webinar details and recording

Friday 20 November 2020, 13:30-14:30 GMT (21:30-22:30)
‘Invisible Bodies: Refugees, Undocumented Migrants and Asylum Seekers in Canadian Literature’
Srilata Ravi (University of Alberta)
Click here for webinar details and recording



The talks in the second series are as follows:

Winter Webinar series

Friday 29 January, 9.30 GMT
‘Taking Care of the Dead: Experiences from Tajiks in Russia’
Juliette Cleuziou (University Lumières-Lyon 2)

Friday 12 February, 14.30 GMT
‘Water Graves: The Art of the Unritual in the Greater Caribbean’
Valérie Loichot (Emory University)

Friday 12 March, 9.30 GMT
‘Transnational Engagements Around Senegalese Migrant Deaths’
Félicien de Heusch (University of Liège)


You will receive individual emails for each talk with the abstract and zoom link in due course.

To be added to the seminar’s mailing list, please contact Thomas Lacroix

Convened by Bidisha Banerjee (CPCH, The Education University of Hong Kong), Judith Misrahi-Barak (EMMA, University Paul Valery Montpellier 3) and Thomas Lacroix (MFO).


Best regards,

Bidisha Banerjee

Director, CPCH



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