Motherhood, Migration and Exile: Contexts, Experiences and Narratives - Respondent

Respondent: Letizia Mencarini (Demography, Turin)

Motherhood in post-1968 European Literature Network
Workshop 4: 'Motherhood, Migration and Exile'

Plenary session 1: Motherhood, Migration and Exile: Contexts, Experiences and Narratives (Chair: Abigail Lee Six, Hispanic Studies, Royal Holloway)

Other podcasts from the conference:

Plenary session 1: Motherhood, Migration and Exile: Contexts, Experiences and Narratives (Chair: Abigail Lee Six, Hispanic Studies, Royal Holloway)

Mirca Madianou (Media and Communication, Leicester): 'Distant Mothering: Migration, Ambivalence and New Media'

Elizabeth Challinor (Social Anthropology, Minho): 'In Dialogue about Self and the World: Cape Verdean Migrant Pregnancy'

Andrea Hammel (German, Aberystwyth): 'Motherhood In Between: Julia Franck's Lagerfeuer (2003) [Campfire] '

Respondent: Letizia Mencarini (Demography, Turin)

Q&A Session (Chair: Abigail Lee Six, Hispanic Studies, Royal Holloway)

Plenary session 2: Feedback from breakout sessions (Chair: Emily Jeremiah, German, Royal Holloway)

Summariser (i) –  ‘En français dans le texte’ (1995) [‘In French in the original’] - Summariser Elizabeth Challinor

Summariser (ii) –  Madre piccolo (2007) [Little Mother] - Summariser Elena Marcevska

Summariser (iii) – Suna (2012) - Summariser Maria Luisa Coelho

Motherhood, Migration and Exile: Literature Discussion - Q&A Session

Plenary session 3 (Featured text): 'The Mothers' Silence' (2004), an essay/memoir by Dalia Staponkuté (Chair: Gill Rye, French, Institute of Germanic & Romance Studies)

Egle Kackute (Geneva): 'Mothering in a Foreign Language: Silent and/or Multilingual Mothers'

Ana Souza (Culture, Communication and Media, Institute of Education): 'The Effects of Migration on Motherhood: A Focus on Linguistic and Cultural Identities'

Respondent: Anastasia Christou, Sociology, Middlesex

(Featured text): 'The Mothers' Silence' (2004), an essay/memoir by Dalia Staponkuté - Q&A Session 
 

Author: 
Institute of Germanic & Romance Studies
Speaker(s): 
Letizia Mencarini (Demography, Turin)
Event date: 
Friday, 26 April 2013 - 1:00am
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