Tag: Mediterranean

At NYU conference, Mediterranean migration crisis draws search for understanding and solutions

Journalists, artists, policymakers and academics discuss the refugee crisis.

/ November 6, 2017

Conference: The Crisis of the Mediterranean Migration

To RSVP and receive the official program, please email european.studies@nyu.edu

/ November 2, 2017

Migrants, criminals and spies in the Italian Mediterranean

Joseph Viscomi (New York University): Migrants, criminals and spies in the Italian Mediterranean Moderator: Konstantina Zanou (Columbia University) In what ways do the movements of subversive Italians during the twentieth century challenge historiography of the modern Mediterranean? What socio-political constellations emerge from their itineraries? Which boundaries are...

/ October 19, 2017

Thus Spake Orunmila! Words and Images in the Black Mediterranean

Panel discussion on Wole Soyinka’s Migrazioni/Migrations. The arrival in Italy of migrants from Africa, while igniting heated debate on immigration, has urged Italians to reconsider their historical connections with the African continent and assess new cultural relationships. In the poetry anthology...

/ February 27, 2017