Upcoming Events & Seminars

12th May 2022

Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

"Migration and Inequality" - A Seminar with Mirna Safi (Sciences Po)

25th May 2022

Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRiS) & Institute of Asian Migrations

Health and Welfare of Immigrants: NODE UK|Japan webinar

1st June 2022

Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

"States of permanent temporariness, questioning notions of agency and belonging in Asian migrant mobilities: the case of the nowhere people from South Asia" - A Seminar with Dhooleka Sarhadi Raj (PhD, Cambridge)

16th June 2022

Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

"How do Japanese immigration authorities exercise 'Administrative discretion' over undocumented foreigners? – the reality of detention facilities" - A talk with Yugo Hirano (Kyodo News Agency)

22nd June 2022

Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

"Hustle, abuse and making ends meet: work in Tokyo as a refugee asylum seeker" - A Talk with film clips by Prof. David Slater (Sophia University) and Rosa Barbaran

Previous Seminars

11th May 2022

Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

"Balancing Precarity and Wellbeing: Aging Chinese Migrants’ Global Lifeways" - A Seminar with Nicole Newendorp (Harvard University’s Committee on Degrees in Social Studies)

21st April 2022

Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

"Low Migration, Gender Segregation, and Gender Inequality" - A Seminar with Prof. Hilary Holbrow (Indiana University)

12th April 2022

Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Colloquium Series

"Neoliberal Immigration Policies: Courting the Top v. Fending-Off the Bottom" - A Seminar with Prof. Christian Joppke (University of Bern, Switzerland)

13th December 2021

Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRiS) & Institute of Asian Migrations

Migrations and Diversifications in the UK and Japan: NODE UK|Japan webinar

2nd November 2021

Institute of Asian Migrations & Migration and Citizenship Research Group

"Desirable Immigration Integration Policy for Japanese/Immigrants: A Social Survey of Japanese and Foreign Nationals" - A Seminar with Prof. Kikuko Nagayoshi (Institute of Social Sciences, University of Tokyo)

29th October 2021

Institute of Asian Migrations and Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies

 

"The Impact of COVID-19 on Foreign Residents in 'No Immigration' Japan: 'Unwanted Isolation', Structural Inequity, and the Loss of Social Capital" - A Seminar with Prof. Chris Burgess (Tsuda University)

8th July 2021

Institute of Asian Migrations and Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies

 

"Unraveling the Symbiotic Relationship Between Religion, Nationalism, and Politics in Postwar Japan" - A Seminar with Prof. Mark Mullins (University of Auckland)

19th May 2021

Institute of Asian Migrations, Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies, and Contemporary Japan Study Group

 

Book talk with Michael Strausz: Help (Not) Wanted: Immigration Politics in Japan

21st April 2021

Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRiS) & Institute of Asian Migrations

Surviving Covid-19: Vulnerable migrants in Japan and the UK: NODE UK|Japan webinar

24th February 2021

Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRiS) & Institute of Asian Migrations

Vulnerable migrants and Covid-19 in the UK and Japan: NODE UK|Japan webinar

28th January 2021

Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies, Contemporary Japan Study Group & Institute of Asian Migrations

Mini online symposium:

“Current Trends in Nikkei-Brazilian Migration to Japan”

14th January 2021

Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Seminar Series

"Migrants’ education and well-being during Covid-19: The case of Chinese communities in Germany"

17th December 2020

Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Seminar Series

"China as an Authoritarian Diaspora State: Controlling Transnational Space"

3rd December 2020

Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Seminar Series

"COVID-19, Stigma and Discrimination as Layers of Borders: Policies Towards Migrant Workers and Their Experiences during COVID-19 in East and Southeast Asia"

26th November 2020

Waseda Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies Seminar Series

"Chinese-language Digital/Social Media in Australia: An Overview"

2nd-6th December 2019

International Symposium: New and old migrations and diversities in UK and Japan

5th November 2019

Intra-regional migration, gender and the care economy: policies, institutions and organisational actors

25th October 2019

Out of Place: Racial-Ethnic Legacies and Migration in Advanced Democracies

16th-17th October 2019

UBIAS Topic of the yeat 2019 event Migrations: Movement of People, Ideas, and Goods

18 September 2019

An epistemological exploration of cross-border divorces: the example of Filipino (non-)migrants

28 May 2019

Liberal Violence: Governing Irregular Migration Along European Borders

22 April 2019

Trends and Attitudes towards Migration Globally

19 April 2019

Challenges and Facilitators of Research between Academia and Local Communities

16 April 2019

Migrant healthcare seeking: Some theoretical, methodological and empirical insights from superdiverse Europe

18-19 December 2018

Intimacy, Sexuality and Family in the Process of Migration: European/Asian Experiences Compared

20-21 September 2018

The Question of Skills in Cross-Border Labor Mobility