Prof. Parvati Nair explores the idea of how migration and refugees are shaping cities in terms of urbanisation. Cities play a dynamic role defining ways in which migrants can make a new life in a new place. In that sense, she highlights Barcelona and New York as committed and welcoming cities. 2017
UNU-GCM Director Parvati Nair interviews Professor Judith Butler in conjunction with her visit to UNU-GCM in November 2015. Butler gave the 2015 Annual Guest Lecture, organised in collaboration with the CCCB.
Parvati Nair: Sealed Lips, Sealed Borders - Contemporary Human Mobility and the Imperative of Language
Parvati Nair: The Figure of “The Immigrant” & National Identity
UNU-GCM Director Parvati Nair interviews Professor Noam Chomsky during his visit to UNU-GCM in November 2016. Professor Chomsky delivered the 2016 Annual Guest Lecture, entitled “Crises of Immigration.”
Parvati Nair, Maggie O'Neill, Bombo Ndir, Joice Ortuño y Deepti Golani: Las nuevas barcelonesas. Migración, trabajo y familia en la ciudad