Glasgow Refugee Asylum and Migration Network (GRAMNet)

Bringing together researchers, practitioners and policy makers working with migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in Scotland

Film Series: Loro di Napoli

In November, the GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series celebrates the International Day of Tolerance with a documentary that focuses on diversity and integration through football and the story of AfroNapoli. Join us … Continue reading

November 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

Film Series Launch: immersive, engaging documentary experience with Even When I Fall

The first Wednesday in October 2018 marked the launch of the new GRAMNet/BEMIS series of films that aim to challenge, inspire, inform and bring us closer to people and stories … Continue reading

October 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

in my time

it has been quite a journey from the child i used to be to the wo/man i am becoming i’ve been me been a mimic been strong been timid i’ve … Continue reading

October 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

Film Series 2018/19 Launch: Even When I Fall

October is almost upon us, which means it’s that time of the year again, the time to announce the launch of GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series 2018/2019! Join us on Wednesday, 3 … Continue reading

September 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

What languages do you speak?

  I went to a very monolingual high school. It was an ordinary state school in East Edinburgh in the 00s.We spoke English all of the time, apart from when … Continue reading

August 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

Freedom to Run: A new running documentary about Palestine and the restrictions on freedom of movement.

The GRAMNet blog welcomes University of Glasgow’s Cairsti Russell sharing her experience of making a documentary about an intercultural marathon running exchange between Palestine and Scotland highlighting restrictions on the … Continue reading

July 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

Refugee Festival Scotland 2018

Co-ordinated by the Scottish Refugee Council and held in mid-summer,the Refugee Festival Scotland is primarily a celebration of the contribution refugees make to life in Scotland. This year saw the … Continue reading

July 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

On the Border of Art and Language Teaching in the Multilingual World 

By Dobrochna Futro  Our small, PhD students-led training workshop: On the Border of Art and Language Teaching in the Multilingual World took place at the MILK Café in Glasgow and … Continue reading

July 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

Film Series 2017/18: It’s a Wrap!

  The 2017/18 season of the GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series brought each month a variety of fiction and documentary films dealing with the complexities and challenges of global migration in the … Continue reading

June 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

Refugee Festival Scotland 2018

  GRAMNet and partner events Friday 15th June, 4.00 – 6.00pm Calabash African Art Workshop for Adults Calabash African Restaurant, 57 Union Street, Glasgow G1 3RB Painting in a relaxed … Continue reading

June 13, 2018 · Leave a comment