Diasporas, media and representation

Key Members: Dr Ruxandra Trandafoiu, Prof Kevern Verney, Dr Daniel Gordon, Antonina Anisimovich, Loreen Chikwira

Trandafoiu, R. (2013) Diaspora Online: Identity Politics and Romanian Migrants. Oxford: Berghahn

Krüger, S. and R. Trandafoiu (2013) The Globalization of Musics in Transit: Musical Migration and Tourism. New York: Routledge

Balch, A., Balabanova, E. and R. Trandafoiu ‘A Europe of rights and values? Public debates on Sarkozy’s Roma affair in France, Bulgaria and Romania’, Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, 40(8): 1154-1174.

Balch, A., Balabanova, E. and R. Trandafoiu (2014) ‘Normative Europe and the Roma Issue in the Romanian and Bulgarian Press’, in Leah A. Lievrouw (2014) Challenging Communication Research: Selected Papers from the International Communication Association Annual Conference, 2013, Oxford: Peter Lang.

Gordon, D. (2017) ‘Islamophobia, Antisemitism and the Search for Common Ground in French Antiracist Movements Since 1898’, in James Renton and Ben Gidley, eds, Islamophobia and Antisemitism in Europe: A Shared Story? (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2017), pp. 217-266

Gordon, D.  (2015) ‘French and British Antiracists Since the 1960s: a rendez-vous manqué?’, in Maud Bracke and James Mark, eds, Between Decolonisation and the Cold War: transnational activism and its limits in Europe, 1950s-1990s, special issue of the Journal of Contemporary History, vol 50, no 3 (July 2015), pp. 606-631

Verney, K. (2006) ‘The Great Migration and the “New Negro”, 1915-1930’, in Kevern Verney, The Debate on Black Civil Rights in America (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2006), pp. 38-60.  Book chapter.

Verney, K.  (2013) “The Final Frontier”: Barack Obama and the Vision of a Post-Racial America’, in Mark Ledwidge, Kevern Verney and Inderjeet Parmar (eds.), Barack Obama and the Myth of a Post-Racial America (New York and London: Routledge, 2013), pp. 116-132. Book chapter.

Verney, K. (2018) ‘“Bad Hombres”: The Trump Administration, Mexican Immigration and the Border Wall’, in Mara Oliva and Mark Shanahan (eds.), The First Year of the Trump Presidency (London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018/19), 8,000 word book chapter to be submitted by 1 March 2018.