Autumn 2020

REMESO seminars are normally held on Wednesdays, at 13:15-15:00. 

The seminars are either open seminars or working seminars. To open seminars we welcome anyone interested. It is also possible to attend working seminars even if you are not REMESO Faculty or Affiliate, but please contact Catrin Lundström ( or Haqqi Bahram (

All seminars are held on zoom and links are shared via emails ahead of each seminar. 

30/9 Temporary or permanent residence? Preliminary results from a survey on the consequences of the 2016 in Swedish migration policy
Kristoffer Jutvik, Visiting PhD, Uppsala University 
Open seminar, zoom meeting 

7/10 Racial appraisal of multiracial and multiethnic persons in Sweden and Japan
Sayaka Osanami Törngren, Associate Professor, Malmö University
Open seminar, zoom meeting 

16/10 Educational Aspirations and Attainments: How resources relate to outcomes for children of immigrants in disadvantaged Swedish schools 
Olav Nygård, REMESO, PhD Dissertation Defense  
Public seminar, Kåkenhus, auditorium K2 
OBS  Time 10:15 

21/10 How is intersectional antiracism done on social media? A study of racialized Swedish activist platforms 
Mavis Hooi, PhD-candidate REMESO, 20%.
Working seminar, zoom meeting 

4/11 Learning servitude: Gender, domestic work and indentured labour.
Paula Mählck, Associate Professor, REMESO
Working seminar, zoom meeting 

18/11 Revis[ualis]ing intersectionality: Methodological reflections
Magdalena Nowicka, Professor, Humboldt University in Berlin
Open seminar, zoom meeting 

2/12 Violent states: From penal nationalism to penal imperialism, the role of law in mobility control
Vanessa Barker, Professor, Stockholm University
Open seminar, zoom meeting

9/12 Solidarity in diversity
Christina Hansen, PhD, Malmö University
Open seminar, zoom meeting 

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