The Global Mobility Project
By The Ohio State University
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Global mobility is a defining issue for the 21st century. Our project integrates the expertise of five faculty members - Vera Brunner-Sung, Jeffrey Cohen, Theodora Dragostinova, Yana Hashamova, and Robin Judd - working on global mobility from the perspectives of anthropology, history, literature, film/media studies, and filmmaking. Focusing on two main research questions, 'what does it mean to leave home' and 'how do communities accept newcomers,' we foster the exchange of ideas on campus, engage students in and outside the classroom, and forge connections with the wider community in Columbus and beyond.
||CleanA Talk with Photographer Susan Meiselas”||On Tuesday, February 13, 2018 photographer Susan Meiselas sat down with Prof. Vera Brunner-Sung to discuss her work.||4/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Talk with Filmmaker Alexandra Cuesta||On Monday, February 12, 2018 filmmaker Alexandra Cuesta sat down with Prof. Vera Brunner-Sung to discuss her work.||3/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Chat with Tomislav Longinovic||Tomislav Longinovic is professor of Slavic, Comparative Literature and Visual Culture at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and published fiction writer in both English and his native Serbo-Croatian. He joins us to discuss migration.||10/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAn Interview with Peter Gatrell||On Tuesday, January 24, 2017, Dr. Theodora Dragostinova sat down with Dr. Peter Gatrell, Professor of History at Manchester University, to have a chat about migration, immigration, and repatriation in Europe.||1/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAn Interview with Dr. Ulf Brunnbauer||In this episode, Dr. Theodora Dragostinova interviews Dr. Ulf Brunnbauer, Professor of History of Southeast and Eastern Europe at the University of Regensburg, about emigration and immigration in Europe.||11/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAn Interview with Ibrahim Sirkeci||In this episode, Dr. Jeffrey Cohen interviews Dr. Ibrahim Sirkeci about Europe's Refugee Crisis, Turkey’s Refugees, and Refugees from Turkey.||11/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|