12:15 – 12:30pm   Registration

12:30 – 12:50pm    Introduction

12:50 – 1:50pm      Panel 1

12:50 – 1:10pm Dr Richard Mole (UCL) Identity, belonging and solidarity among Russian-speaking queer migrants in Berlin *

1:10 – 1:30pm Anna Khlusova (KCL) Gender on the move: international student mobility, identity and Russian-speaking women in the 21st century digital world

1:30 – 1:50pm Kinga Goodwin (UCL) Changing gender performances and femininity ideals among Polish female migrants in London and NZ/Aotearoa: An intersectional perspective 

1:50 – 2:30 pm      Lunch break **

2:30 – 3:30pm     Roundtable discussion 1: Eastern Europe, migration and gender

Discussants: Prof Anna Reading (KCL), Prof Anne White (UCL)

3:30 – 3:45pm      Break

3:45 – 4:30pm      Panel 2

3:45 – 4:10pm Ayten Alibaba and Dr Jo Angouri (University of Warwick) Where is home? The significance of the homeland and the family in Turkish Cypriot women narratives

4:10 – 4:30pm Dr Nancy Hawker (University of Oxford) The neoliberal peace and the gender strife (from the point of view of a Palestinian cleaner of Israeli homes)

4:30 – 4:50pm     Coffee break

4:50 – 6:00pm     Roundtable discussion 2: Language, gender and migration

Discussants: Dr Erez Levon (QMUL), Dr Pia Pichler (Goldsmiths)

* Click on paper titles to view abstracts.

** Lunch will not be provided by the organisers.

The pdf version of the programme is available here: gim_programme