Call for Papers – CRS Student Conference: “De-mystifying Forced Migration”

CRS 10th ANNUAL STUDENT CONFERENCE De-mystifying Forced Migration: Place, Temporariness and Access in an Era of (Im)Mobility New_CRSStudentConferenceCallforPapers2015 The conference will take place at York University on May 1st and 2nd. INSTRUCTIONS FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION Individuals, groups, or panels wishing … Continue reading

Call for Papers: Abstracts- Anthology- Mothers, Mothering, and Globalization- deadline March 31, 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS Demeter Press is seeking submissions for an edited collection entitled Mothers, Mothering, and Globalization Editors: Dorsía Smith Silva, Laila Malik, and Abigail Palko    Deadline for Abstracts: March 31, 2015  This anthology will examine the diverse and complex experiences of motherhood and mothering from … Continue reading

Call for Paper: From the Outside: Narratives from the Othered in the Academy- deadline March 15, 2015

Essay- Anthology- From the Outside: Narratives from the Othered in the Academy- deadline March 15, 2015 full name / name of organization: Santosh Khadka, Joanna C. Davis-McElligatt and Keith Dorwick contact email:,, and Call for Proposals From the Outside: Narratives … Continue reading

Call for Paper: European Group for Organizational Studies (EGOS) Athens, July 2- 4, 2015

Sub-theme 37: International Migration, Work and Organization Submission Deadline: Monday, January 12, 2015, 23:59:59 Central European Time (CET) Migration and work-based mobility has become more ubiquitous today than ever before (OECD, 2013). Migrants and their relationships to host societies … Continue reading

Invitation for York University faculty members to submit papers for consideration in a special journal issue of Refuge: Canada’s Journal on Refugees on Migration Matters

Context The Migration Matters (MM) initiative, launched in January 2014, aims to showcase research by York faculty members working on a variety of migration issues in different contexts from a wide range of disciplines. The initiative is hosted by the … Continue reading

The Journal of Contemporary Ethnography issues a call for papers for a Special Issue entitled “Migrant Narratives and Ethnographic Tropes: Navigating Tragedy, Creating Possibilities.”

Special Issue: “Migrant Narratives and Ethnographic Tropes: Navigating Tragedy, Creating Possibilities” — Journal of Contemporary EthnographyThis special issue explores how ethnographers describe the experiences of those who cross borders of various sorts through migration. Tragic stories of border crossings are … Continue reading