Oecumene: Citizenship after Orientalism is funded by an European Research Council (ERC) Advanced Grant (Institutions, values, beliefs and behaviour ERC-AG-SH2).
Queen Mary University
Advisory Board, Advisory Board member
Parvati Nair is Professor of Hispanic, Cultural and Migration Studies. Her research is in Cultural Studies, with a particular interest in theories and representations of migration, mobility, urban spaces, displacement, ethnicity and gender. She writes mainly on photography, film and music in these contexts and relies on an interdisciplinary approach that includes fieldwork. She is the Principal Editor of Crossings: Journal of Migration and Culture and on the editorial board of the Hispanic Research Journal.
As Director of the Centre for the Study of Migration, Parvati Nair invites expressions of interest for interdisciplinary collaboration on migration-related research across faculties and institutions at Queen Mary and beyond. For more details, please see the Centre’s website.
Parvati Nair has published and spoken in the media, in particular in the Guardian and on BBC Radio 4. She also writes a blog on flamenco that is linked to her research interests in this area.