Conversations with Iris

By IRIS, University of Birmingham, UK

Welcome to “Conversations with Iris”, podcast series on migration, displacement and (im)mobility produced by the Institute for Research into Superdiversity at the University of Birmingham. In our Conversations we dialogue with researchers, teachers, writers, migrants, refugees, activists, community organisers, artists and policy makers on issues related to migration and diversity in the (post)Covid world. The series is also available as Zoomcast on

  1. 1.
    Migration governance beyond the state – In conversation with Andrew Geddes
  2. 2.
    Tech at the border – In conversation with Millie Graham Wood
  3. 3.
    LGBTIQ people seeking asylum in the UK in times of COVID-19 – In conversation with Laurie Hartley
  4. 4.
    The New Plan for Immigration in the UK: Asylum under threat – In conversation with Zoe Gardner
  5. 5.
    Racism in healthcare – In conversation with Sarah Hamed & Suruchi Thapar-Bjorker
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    The impact of COVID-19 on LGBTIQ people in Europe and Central Asia – In conversation with Akram Kubanychbekov & Cianán Russell
  7. 7.
    Political demography, Brexit and the borders of membership – In conversation with Adrian Favell
  8. 8.
    Migrant caravans in Central America: violence, borders & COVID-19 – In conversation with Brenda Ochoa

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