Call for abstracts: STRANGERS IN NEW HOMELANDS

When:
June 30, 2017 all-day
2017-06-30T00:00:00-05:00
2017-07-01T00:00:00-05:00

STRANGERS IN NEW HOMELANDS CONFERENCE 2017

Social Reconstructing of “Home” Among Immigrants in the Diaspora

NOVEMBER 1, 2 & 3, 2017

Placing Human Rights at the Heart of Immigration and Refugee Policies in Host Societies Around the World

Canad Inns Destination Centre Polo Park

1405 St. Matthews Avenue

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Building upon the growth and successes of our Annual Conferences over the past nine years, we are pleased to announce a Special 10th Anniversary edition of the Strangers in New Homelands Conference. Hosted in the 150th Year Anniversary of Canada, this special Anniversary Conference’s main theme seeks to examine critical issues around immigration and refugee policies around the world: human rights and the rise in xenophobia, Islamophobia and intolerance towards ethnic minorities in host societies.

Abstracts deadline: June 30 (see below for details)

SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACTS/SUBMISSION DEADLINE

If you are interested in presenting a paper, workshop, panel discussion or poster presentation at this conference, please submit:

1. an abstract of no more than 250 words describing your paper, workshop or panel proposal.
2. a biographic description of yourself and any co-authors (no more than 10 lines) in Word format to:

Dr. Michael Bafoe
Conference Chair
500B Tier Building, University of Manitoba Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3T 2N2
Fax: 204-474-7594
Email: Michael.Bafoe@umanitoba.ca