WORKSHOP: Refuge, Borders and Home-making

1, 2 i 3 de desembre de 2021

1 de desembre de 2021, de 9.30h. a 11.30h.

Racialized housing inequalities in the cities and struggles for housing justice in Romania
Eniko Vincze, Professor in sociology at BBU and housing activist at
Social housing NOW, Cluj, Romania

La injusticia redistributiva y sus otros. Clases trabajadoras urbanas y comunidades morales de redistribución en un barrio de Barcelona
Mikel Aramburu, Profesor de Antropología Social de la Universidad de

2 de desembre de 2021, de 16.00h. a 18.00h.

Bordered Imagination
Shahram Khosravi. Professor of Social Anthropology, Stockholm University

3 de desembre de 2021, de 10.00h. a 13.30h.

10:00 – 11:30 Activistas y movimientos: informalidad de la vivienda y formas de represión en Grecia
“Surviving racialized homelessness and police brutality in the crisis capital: young sub-Saharan migrants in Athens between 2011 and 2013”
Sonia Vlachou, Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences, Athens

“Home making in transit: refugee squats in Athens”
Olga Lafazani, National Hellenic Research Foundation

12:00 – 13:30 Taller / Workshop
“Piedra y agua: El hogar-refugio” / “Stone and water: home as refuge”
Antigoni Geronta, OACU – GRECS, UB

13:30 – 15:30 Pausa / Break

15:30 – 17:30 Sesión 3 / Session 3: Modera/Discussant: Antigoni Geronta, OACU – GRECS, UB
“Mapping Racial Capital: Gentrification, Race and Value in three Chicago
Carolina Sternberg, DePaul University, Chicago
“The unsettlement of the Greek property regime and the emergence of
vigilant violence in Thessaloniki’s West End”
Nikos Vrantsis, Institute of Housing and Urban Research in Uppsala
“Post-reception uncertain housing conditions and homemaking practices
of sub-Saharan Africans in Lombardy”
Maurizio Artero, University of Milan & Senyo Dotsey, University of Milan
“There are bones in the future: making sanctuary together” [online]
Ivana Sehic, College of Arts, University of Coimbra

*Note: This workshop starts with a poem and ends with an action. In total, it takes around 20-25mins. All participants, please prepare some black fabric
(30x15cmm is plenty), some coloured/ patterned fabric cut into hand-sized
circles, and a pair of scissors.

Lloc: Aula 201 | UB Raval