WEBINAR SERIES: Dwelling, elsewhere

October 2023 – January 2024

This, the second webinar series organised by the Borderland Working Group at CORS, explores fundamental questions about how border research is approached and practiced across professional and disciplinary outlooks.

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ONLINE LECTURE SERIES: Border Realities 2023/2024 Crises, Resistances, Silences – Perspectives from the Border and Borderlanders

October 2023 – February 2024

The 4th edition of the online lecture series “Border Realities” explores crisis from a border studies and borderlanders’ perspective and is organized by the UniGR-Center for Border Studies (University of Luxembourg) and the Centre for Border Region Studies (University of Southern Denmark).

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8-10th November 2023
The Association of European Border Regions (AEBR), together with the University of Victoria (Canada) is holding the AEBR Cross-Border School (CBS) on 8 November 2023 in Košice, Slovakia.
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15-17th November 2023
This conference aims to address the international research field on temporalities and histories of smart borders, to trace genealogies and longue durées of media, communication, and information technologies in the control of borders and migration. Abstract submission deadline is 14th July 2023.
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SEMINAR: “Health, Border, and Marginality: Toward Transdisciplinarity?”

7-14th December 2023

The Center for Southeast Asian Studies (CSEAS), Kyoto University, welcomes applications from early-career researchers (who received their PhDs within the last five years), with fields of specialization relating to the seminar topic, to participate in the 47th Southeast Asia Seminar on “Health, Border, and Marginality: Toward Transdisciplinarity?” The seminar will be held along the Thai-Myanmar border, during December 7-14, 2023.

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12-15th December 2023
Taking borderland thinking as a site for provincial knowledge encounters and decolonization of knowledge production, this conference aims to bring in a broader set of intellectual perspectives while amplifying the voices of the Global East, even if in an inevitably incomplete manner. Abstract submission deadline is 30thJuly 2023.
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14-15th December 2023
Organized by the University of Eastern Finland and held at Joensuu Campus, this conference brings together scholars interested in the history of European empires and particularly the Western borderland territories within the Russian Empire. Abstract submission deadline is 31st July 2023.
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CONFERENCE: Towards a New Agenda for Border Wall Studies
13-16th February 2023
The Political Studies and Public Law Laboratory at Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University in Fez (USMBA) in collaboration with the Center for Geopolitical Studies – Raoul-Dandurand Chair at the University of Québec at Montréal (UQAM) and the University of Eastern Finland is organizing an event entitled “Towards a new agenda for border wall studies”, to be held in Fez from 13-16 February 2024.
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CONFERENCE: Research Practices in Border Studies. Approaches, epistemologies, and methodologies for understanding bordering processes
3-4th April 2024
The 2024 Annual Conference of the Association for Border Studies (ABS) will take place in San Antonio, Texas on 3-4 April 2024. Call for paper is open until 15th January 2024.
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CONFERENCE: Disruptive borderlands Unpacking the innovative potential of transbordering practices, imaginaries and policies
4-6th September 2024
The Luxembourg Institute of Socio-economic Research (LISER), Department Urban Development and Mobility is organizing a conference at the European Border Studies Conference on 4-6th September 2024. The deadline for all submissions is 28th February 2024.
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CONFERENCE: Borders, Margins, Cartographies: Transnational Modernist Women’s Writing

4-5th October 2024
‘Borders, Margins, Cartographies: Transnational Modernist Women’s Writing’ conference. The conference takes place at the University of Tartu on 4-5 October 2024. The confirmed keynote speakers are professor Jessica Berman and professor Rosi Braidotti. Call for Paper deadline is November 15th 2023.
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