POLKOM invites you to join our lunch meeting this upcoming Monday with Iris Segers from the Department of Media and Communication.
Iris will present the following: ‘Not in my backyard’ – A comparative ethnographic discourse analysis of anti-asylum-seeker centre protests in the Netherlands
Iris Segers will briefly present her PhD project about anti-asylum seeker centre protests in the Netherlands. After sketching the background and key events surrounding these protests, she will discuss the usefulness of ethnographic discourse analysis as a method of studying these phenomena. Finally, she will present some (very) preliminary ideas and hunches related to her analysis of anti-asylum seeker centre protests in the context of Rotterdam Beverwaard, which is her primary area of interest.
Time and place: May 29th in room 418 at 12.00 at the Department of Media and Communications, UiO.