Racial Cities: The Segregation of Roma in Urban Europe

Type: 
Panel Discussion
Audience: 
Open to the Public
Building: 
Nador u. 9, Monument Building
Room: 
Gellner Room
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 4:00pm
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Date: 
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 4:00pm

The Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology and Romani Studies Program cordially invite you to

  Racial Cities: The Segregation of Roma in Urban Europe

Date and Time: Thursday, October 5 at 16:00

Venue:  Monument Building, Gellner room

A panel discussion organized by: Angela Kocze and Judit Bodnar

Introduction:  Judit Bodnar, Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology

Exposition:  Giovanni Picker, University of Birmingham, School of Social Policy, author of Racial Cities: Governance and the Segregation of Romani People in Urban Europe, Routledge, 2017

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How does race and class intersect in structuring 21st-century European urban spaces? How to study these varied and variable intersections? Starting from a multi-focal ethnography of urban governance and the segregation of Roma, the discussion will address these questions from a global perspective.

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Discussion: 

Angela Kocze, Assistant Professor of Romani Studies and Academic Director, RGPP

Daniel Monterescu, Associate Professor of Sociology and Social Anthropology