Tag: Emplacement

Shifting Sands – A film by Paul Reade #displacement

Heike Drotbohm , August 30th, 2018

Tourism creates and depends on an entanglement of temporary and permanent displacements; at the same time it manipulates and projects dreams of freedom. This film looks at visions…


Bench acquaintances: Finding one’s place in a Buenos Aires shopping centre #Displacement

Franziska Reiffen , August 27th, 2018

In a situation of displacement, migrants and Argentinians forge social relations and thereby emplace themselves in a Buenos Aires shopping centre. Doing research on mobility and displacement in…


Introduction: #Displacement and New Sociabilities

Heike Drotbohm , August 20th, 2018

In this thematic week we aim to think through the notion of displacement. At a time that is marked by unprecedented movements of refugees and migrants on the…