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‘This is an exciting new book that genuinely crosses boundaries in novel ways through its interdisciplinary engagement with migration. In privileging the experiences of migrants as creative actors, it expertly combines innovative perspectives using various artistic forms and more conventional research to not only promote understanding of migration but also to inform policies that will ultimately bring about change for the better.’ Cathy McIlwaine, Queen Mary University of London, UK

‘At Sea: Hope as Survival and Sustenance for Refugees’ in David Farrier (ed.), Refugee Imaginaries: Contemporary Research Across the Humanities, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2019

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‘Undocumented, Unseen: The Making of the Everyday in the Global Metropolis of London’ in London, the Promised Land -- Revisited edited by Anne Kershen, Ashgate Publishers, London, 2015

‘Turbulent Roads: Imperialism, globalization and migration’, in Ness, Immanuel and Saer, Ba (eds), 2015, The Palgrave Encyclopaedia of Imperialism and Anti- Imperialism. London: Palgrave

The Body Politic of Dissent: the Paperless and the Indignant,’ Citizenship Studies,Volume 16, Numbers 5-6, 1 August 2012 , 783-792

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Europe's "Last" Wall: Contiguity, Exchange and Heterotopia in Ceuta, the Confluence of Europe and North Africa’  in Border Interrogations edited by Simon Doubleday and Benita Sampedro, Oxford, Berghahn Publishers, 2008, 15-41

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Where to now? Governing the migration crisis in the Mediterranean
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