Glasgow Refugee Asylum and Migration Network (GRAMNet)

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

The Art of Displacement: Understanding Refugees’ Connection to Place Through the Works They Create

This guest blog post is written by Elizabeth Hampson, an MSc Comparative Public Policy student from the University of Edinburgh. She is currently a visiting researcher at the African Centre for … Continue reading

June 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

Film Series: Lady of the Harbour

Join us on Wednesday, 19 June, from 6pm at CCA for the final screening of this series before we return in October with a brand new programme. To celebrate World Refugee … Continue reading

June 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

UNESCO Spring School: Part 2

The third and final day of the UNESCO Spring School 2019 offered a performative, engaging, playful opportunity to listen and share stories of labouring and resting. The day started energetically … Continue reading

May 29, 2019 · Leave a comment

Catrin Evans keynote listener report – Spring School 1 May 2019

Keynote listening – UNESCO RILA Spring School, Wed 1st May 2019 Catrin Evans I hear music I hear the stories of geese and the histories of gathering that hold us … Continue reading

May 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

UNESCO Spring School 2019: Part 1

A music festival I attended a few years ago had a very catchy tagline: ‘A festival like a holiday’. It sounded just right for a weekend of escaping our daily … Continue reading

May 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

Film Series: Stitching Palestine

This year, we commemorate Nakba Day with the screening of Stitching Palestine, a documentary film made by Carol Mansour that focuses on the stories of twelve Palestinian women, their memories, … Continue reading

May 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

Film Series: Beyond Borders – Stories of Freedom and Friendship

Our English Language Day screening for the GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series presents a film with… no spoken language. Join us on Wednesday, 17 April, from 6 pm at the CCA for the … Continue reading

April 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

‘Migrations: A field study of adversity’ by Derek Robertson – Exhibition open at the University of Glasgow

Nowadays, many stories of migration are told through images, in photographs or videos, for their ability to offer a visual ‘realistic’ representation of the horrors of war, perilous journeys, the … Continue reading

March 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Film Series: Ouaga Girls

We mark International Women’s Day with the screening of Ouaga Girls, the acclaimed debut of Teresa-Traore Dahlberg. Join us on Wednesday, 13 March, from 6pm at the CCA for the premiere … Continue reading

March 6, 2019 · Leave a comment

Bhasha: The Glasgow Language Festival

Multilingualism and the enriching experience of learning and sharing languages, cultures and stories are at the core of our activities and projects. We’re looking forward to Bhasha: The Glasgow Language … Continue reading

February 4, 2019 · Leave a comment