Centre for African Studies (LUCAS)

General enquiries

Leeds University Centre for African Studies
c/o POLIS,
Social Sciences Building,
University of Leeds
Leeds LS2 9JT

Tel: 0113 343 5069
african-studies@leeds.ac.uk

LUCAS Schools Project coordinator

Richard Borowski
R.Borowski@leeds.ac.uk

Leeds Migration Research Network (LMRN) launch

Leeds Migration Research Network: Launch Event

Thursday 9 Jun at 4pm, University of Leeds

The University of Leeds Migration Research Network would like to invite you to our launch event, involving a public lecture and drinks reception. Please note you need to book a place should you wish to attend (free of charge) so please click on the eventbrite link below. All welcome.

Public lecture: Parasites and Beasts of Burden: Rethinking the Politics of Migration

Professor Bridget Anderson

Centre on Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS), University of Oxford

Thursday June 9 2016

16:00-17:30 (followed by drinks reception)

Leeds University Business School, Maurice Keyworth Building, Lecture Theatre G.02  –  LS6 1AN

Please book your place (FREE) at: leedsmigrationlaunchevent.eventbrite.co.uk

At this launch event for the Leeds Migration Research Network (LMRN), Professor Bridget Anderson from the Centre on Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS) at the University of Oxford will present the following lecture: ‘Parasites and Beasts of Burden: Rethinking the Politics of Migration’. The talk will be followed by a drinks reception.

Building on inter-disciplinary expertise and interest in migration across the University of Leeds, LMRN is responding to the widespread interest in migration in the region and beyond, including government, business, and civil society groups. LMRN develops and promotes research around migration, and also deepens links with external organisations by acting as a contact point and source of expertise, and through the development of bottom-up collaborative engagement.

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