Punjab Research Group

ETMU-days – 2nd Call for Sessions

Posted in Conferences by Pippa on April 27, 2009

We have already received submissions for work shops in ETMU-days 2009 of following subjects (language of the group inside brackets):Finland (Finnish)

Migrant’s health and well-fare (Finnish and English)
Muslim women as a minority (English and Finnish)
Diversity management, migrant labour (Finnish or English)
Intercultural and transnational competence in higher education (Finnish or English)
Finland and innovative cultural diversity? (Finnish and English)
Ethnicity from the point of view of visual anthropology (Finnish and English)
Adaptation of Karelians to

There is still room for new submissions and thus we announce the second Call for Sessions open. We are waiting for the suggestions for work shops by 25th May. Our secretary (maiju.parviainen[AT]joensuu.fi) is also ready to receive your abstract suggestions to be send on to the co-coordinators for the work shops. We are about to add further information about the work shops to the website of Etmu in the near future.

Further details: http://www.etmu.fi/index_eng.html

ETMU Days 2009 – Joensuu (Finland) 22-23 October 2009

Posted in Conferences by Pippa on April 27, 2009

The 6th ETMU Days will be held in Joensuu, Eastern Finland, under the title “Finland and Innovative Cultural Diversity”. The main speakers are Doreen Massey (The Open University, UK) and Tariq Modood (University of Bristol, UK). The purpose of the event is to create an opportunity for researchers and representatives of different sectors for open dialogue with each other and to discuss Finland of tomorrow. The ETMU Days in Joensuu will form a multiform ensemble including scientific presentations, workshops and roundtable discussions on current topics. The theme of the evening banquet is “FinlandRemix” which offers something traditional and something new wrapped in a package never seen or experienced before!

Further details: http://www.etmu.fi/etmudays/eng/etmudays.html

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