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Statelessness as Displacement in Situ


Jul 12, 2017 - Jul 12, 2017


Migration Museum at The Workshop,
26 Lambeth High Street,
London, SE1 7AG


The Open University presents:
Statelessness as Displacement in Situ

While statelessness is not a migratory status, it raises important questions for the meaning of displacement. In this session, we will talk about statelessness as displacement and look at what this means for our wider understanding of displacement, expulsion, and exclusion from States and international systems.

This is the second in a series of three public talks organised by The Open University looking at the question of how we think about migration. The series brings together academics and practitioners to engage with how the arts, politics and law represents the experiences of refugees and migrants.


Amal de Chickera, co-founder, Institute for Statelessness and Inclusion

Chris Nash, co-founder, European Network on Statelessness

Katja Swider, PhD candidate, University of Amsterdam

Tendayi Bloom, The Open University, UK


Other talks in this series:

Observing Displacement: Interrogating the Role of Art in the Politics of Displacement
21 June, 6pm–8pm at Migration Museum at The Workshop

Migrants at the Centre: Looking beyond Marginalisation and Exclusion
19 July (TBC), 6pm–8pm at Migration Museum at The Workshop