International conference: Romani Mobilities in Europe: Multidisciplinary Perspectives

14-15 January 2010
University of Oxford, United Kingdom

The Refugee Studies Centre (RSC) at the University of Oxford is organising an international conference on the theme of "Romani mobilities in Europe: multidisciplinary perspectives". The conference is part of "Mapping Contemporary Roma Mobilities in the EU", a two-year research project funded by the John Fell Oxford University Press Research Fund.

The main aim of the conference is to bring together scholars and students from across a variety of disciplines to discuss the multiple dimensions and impacts of Romani mobilities in Europe. The conference will take place on
14-15 January 2010 and it will include a keynote talk by Baroness Emma Nicholson of Winterbourne MEP, three plenary sessions and a number of panel sessions. Speakers include: Thomas Acton, Colin Clark, Yaron Matras, Judith Okely, Franz Karl Prüller, Peter Vermeersh, Will Guy, Andrzej Mirga, Carol Silverman, Adrian Marsh, Nidhi Trehan, Tommaso Vitale. The lecture by Baroness Emma Nicholson is entitled "2005-15: The Decade of Roma inclusion: what has been done and what should be done".

Refugee Studies Centre (RSC)
Oxford Department of International Development, Queen Elizabeth House, University of Oxford
3 Mansfield Road, Oxford OX1 3TB, United Kingdom

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