Talk

Cultural Forum 2013: The foreigner: Exiles and migrants

29 May 2013

Event times

7pm

Cost of entry

Free. Booking essential.

Tate Modern

London, United Kingdom

Address

Travel Information

  • Bus: 45, 63, 100, 344, 381, RV1
  • Tube: Southwark/Blackfriars
  • Train: London Bridge

Save Event: Cultural Forum 2013: The foreigner: Exiles and migrants

I've seen this

People who have saved this event:

close

The foreigner? Exiles and migrants

About

Radical changes in patterns of human movement and displacement force us to rethink notions of migration, foreignness and identity. Do they need to be redefined to reflect these changes? If so, how and from whose perspective? Lecture by Saskia Sassen, Robert S. Lynd Professor of Sociology and Co-Chair of the Committee on Global Thought at Columbia University Debate chaired by Baroness Amos, UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Participants include: Kathleen Newland, Co-Founder of the Migration Policy Institute Mamphela Ramphele, Founder of Agang (‘Build South Africa') Book on Tate website: http://www.tate.org.uk/whats-on/tate-modern/talks-and-lectures/foreigner-exiles-and-migrants

Conversation

Have you been to this event? What do you think? Join the discussion here!
Remember, you can include links to your instagram pictures and to videos.