Author Archives: Lauren Roberts

Education and Migration Conference: Durham 21-23 Oct 2016

EDUCATION AND MIGRATION: LANGUAGE FOREGROUNDED 21-23 (Friday – Sunday) October, 2016, School of Education, Durham University, Durham, United Kingdom The purpose of this international conference is to bring together researchers and educators who are researching and working in educational contexts … Continue reading

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Music Across Borders – upcoming performances

Music Across Borders is a new documentary series created by and directed by Gameli Tordzro to trace the lively stories of how music crosses various borders. It responds today’s migration debates and explores musician’s view on how their music negotiates … Continue reading

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PhD Studentship Opportunity: “Silence as an integration strategy?”

Please find below details of a 3-year PhD Studentship available from October 2016 working with case study 2 of the RM Borders project. Studentship Package Each studentship is tenable for three years of full-time study, and offers the following financial … Continue reading

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Questions about writing multilingually

Reflections on the “How We Write Multilingually” Round table held at the University of Glasgow on 24 February 2016. Sarah Stewart School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures , University of Edinburgh My initial reflections at the ‘How We Write Multilingually’ round-table were … Continue reading

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Music Across Borders – Documentary Film Premiere

Music Across Borders is a new documentary series created by and directed by Glasgow based Ghanaian documentary filmmaker Gameli Tordzro as part of the RM Borders project.  The Music Across Borders series aims to trace the lively stories of how music … Continue reading

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Nov 2015 Bucharest mini-symposium reflections

Part 5: Reflecting on Music Workshop Facilitation Music Workshop at CONNECT  We all arrived in the music workshop full of expectations. Many of us were meeting each other for the first time in a small room in close proximity to … Continue reading

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How we write, multilingually: a round table

Date: Wed 24 Feb Time: 2.30–4.00 pm Venue: Wolfson medical building, Hugh Fraser seminar room (257) University of Glasgow, University Avenue Across disciplines, and in different countries, many academics are thinking about how we write—not how ‘to’ write, or how we should … Continue reading

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New MOOC – Register Now! “Multilingual Learning for a Globalised World”

This free online course has been developed by the RM Borders team and our critical friend, Elwira Grossman in the School of Modern Languages and Cultures at The University of Glasgow.   The 3-week course freely available through the FutureLearn platform … Continue reading

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Nov 2015 Bucharest mini-symposium reflections

Read part 1 here Read part 2 here Read part 3 here Part 4: Cecilia and Prue on the Crafting Workshop This workshop engaged participants in learning about important symbols in Ghanaian culture, and translating that learning into the process of … Continue reading

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