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15th EASA Biennial Conference

Staying, Moving, Settling is the theme of the 15th EASA biennial conference which will be hosted by Stockholm University, in the picturesque Swedish capital situated between the Baltic Sea and Lake Mälaren. Join us for four days of panels, labs, plenary discussions and more from August 14 to 17, 2018.

The call for panels is now closed. 300 proposals were received. The decisions of the Scientific Committee will be communicated on 26th February. The call for papers and the call for laboratories, will then open. Until then please read the conference theme.

Key dates

Call for Panels: 1 December 2017 to 31 January 2018
Call for Papers: 27 February to 9 April
Call for Labs: 27 February to 9 April
Call for Films: 5 February to 5 May

Keynote
Shahram Khosravi is Professor of Social Anthropology at Stockholm University and the author of the books: Young and Defiant in Tehran, University of Pennsylvania Press (2008); The Illegal Traveler: an auto-ethnography of borders, Palgrave (2010); Precarious Lives: Waiting and Hope in Iran, University of Pennsylvania Press (2017), and After Deportation: Ethnographic Perspectives, Palgrave (2017, edited volume). He has been an active writer in the Swedish press and has also written fiction.

Convenors
Helena Wulff (Stockholm University), Lotta Björklund Larsen (Linköping University)

Scientific committee
Marcus Banks (University of Oxford), Lotta Björklund Larsen (Linköping University), Ayse Caglar (University of Vienna), Martin Fotta (Goethe University Frankfurt), Sarah Green (University of Helsinki), Valeria Siniscalchi (Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Marseille), Miguel Vale de Almeida  (University Institute of Lisbon/Centre for Research in Anthropology), Helena Wulff (Stockholm University)

Local committee
Helena Wulff, Erik Olsson and Gabriella Körling (Stockholm University); Lotta Björklund Larsen and Anette Wickström (Linköping University)