Nira Yuval-Davis the Director of the Centre for Research on Migration, Refugees and Belonging at the University of East London and a Visiting Professor at the Centre for Gender Studies at the University of Umea, Sweden. At present she is co-ordinating the work on Section 9 of the EU Borderscapes project that focuses on “Borders, Intersectionality and the Everyday”. Her books include Racialized Boundaries (1992), Gender and Nation (1997), and Women Against Fundamentalism: Stories of Dissent and Solidarity (2014). Her forthcoming book Bordering will be published in 2017.
Europe promotes migration and mobility, but new or ‘different’ Europeans are still stigmatised and marginalised in our societies.Read more