Events in the School of Social Policy

Keep up-to-date with the latest events from across the School of Social Policy. 

Forthcoming events

Superdiversity and recent immigration: Pathways of settlement

Date
06/11/2014
Location:
Library of Birmingham, Room 104
Description
This ESRC Festival of Social Science event will present findings from a 5-year ethnographic research project in the London Borough of Hackney, showing that diversity in this context has become commonplace. Rather than experiencing it as something particularly unusual, local residents see diversity as normal part of everyday life.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

How can the law be expected to cope with 'Superdiversity?'

Date
19/11/2014
Location:
Room 429 -Muirhead Tower
Description
All are welcome at this seminar from Ralph Grillo from the University of Sussex on 'How can the law be expected to cope with superdiversity?'
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Varieties of religious superdiversity

Date
26/11/2014
Location:
Room 420 Muirhead Tower
Description
All are welcome to attend a workshop exploring current research on religious diversity in the UK. The aim of the workshop is to draw together a series of insights from different disciplines on the nature and study of religious (super)diversity in the UK today.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

Assembling Samira: Queering sexual humanitarianism through experimental film making

Date
03/12/2014
Location:
Room 427 Muirhead Tower
Description
All are welcome at this seminar on 'Assembling Samira: Queering sexual humanitarianism through experimental film making'.
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Using the Secondary Financial Services Market to Advance Economic Justice

Date
09/12/2014
Location:
Room 710 Muirhead Tower
Description
All are welcome at this seminar hosted by the Centre on Household Assets and Savings Management (CHASM) with David Stoesz, Fulbright University of Birmingham Distinguished Professor.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Research, Social Sciences
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