Workshop ‘De-territorialized Diversity: Global and Transnational Dimensions’

This workshop is part of the project RECODE - Responding to Complex Diversity in Europe and Canada, which is sponsored by the European Science Foundation (ESF).

Programme of the workshop

Workshop Day 1

Session 1: Conceptualising transnational communities

09.00-09.15 Opening remarks
Riva Kastoryano, John Erik Fossum and Peter Kraus

09.15-10.15 Norway and reflections on July 22
Thomas Hylland Eriksen

10.15-11.15 Cosmopolitanism and the question of borders
Chris Rumford

11.15-11.30 Coffee

11.30-12.30 A transnational nationalism
Riva Kastoryano

12.30-13.30 Lunch

13.30-14.30 Diversity, transnational practices and intercultural policies
Ricard Zapata

14.30-15.30 Challenging Nationalisms --Long Distance, Methodological, and State: The Agency of Migrants and Cities
Nina Glick Schiller

15.30-16.00 Coffee

16.00-17.00 Transnationalism and immigrant integration
Christian Joppke

17.00-18.00 Discussants and general discussion:
Keith Banting, João Manuel Cardoso Rosas and Alexandra Ålund

Workshop Day 2

Session 2: A new power relationship between minorities and states?

09.00-10.00 The Roots of Diversity in Contemporary Liberal-Democratic States: A Global Normative Account
Phil Triadafilopoulos

10.00-11.00 What are the distinguishing marks of complex diversity in the EU and Canada?
John Erik Fossum

11.00-11.15 Coffee

11.15-12.15 Minority political participation
Jon Rogstad

12.15-13.00 Discussants and discussion
Veit Bader and Birte Siim

13.00-14.00 Lunch

Session 3: The New Nationalism

14.00-15.00 Reflections on the new nationalism in the EU
Hans-Jörg Trenz

15.00-16.00 The new nationalism and its relationship to Islam
Sindre Bangstad

16.00-16.15 Coffee

16.15-17.15 Wither the Canadian model? Evaluating the new Canadian nationalism
Patti Lenard

17.15-18.00 Discussants and discussion
Francisco Colom and Peter Kraus

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