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Thursday, January 25

Biopolitics, Mobility, and the Politics of Migrant Dispersal
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Martina Tazzioli
602 Cathedral of Learning
Sponsored by:
Global Studies Center along with and Humanities Center

Dr. Tazzioli is a Lecturer in the Geography Department at Swansea University and Visiting Lecturer in Forced Migration at City University of London. She is the author of Spaces of Governmentality: Autonomous Migration and the Arab Uprisings (2014), co-author with Glenda Garelli of Tunisia as a Revolutionized Space of Migration (2016), and co-editor of Foucault and the History of Our Present (2015). She is co-founder of the journal Materialifoucaultian. Her talk will focus on the Political aspects of Migrant Dispersal and the way biopolotics and mobility factor into migration today.