Refugees and Immigrants in the City II

Type: Paper
Sponsor Groups: Urban Geography Specialty Group, Ethnic Geography Specialty Group
Poster #:
Day: 4/10/2018
Start / End Time: 10:00 AM / 11:40 AM (MDT)
Room: Galvez, , Marriott, 5th Floor
Organizers: Pablo Bose, Rene Kreichauf, Eszter Kovacs
Chairs: Rene Kreichauf


Seeking Sanctuary in non-traditional Destinations – Characteristics and Challenges of Refugee Integration in Small Towns, Suburbs and new metropolitan Gateways


Type Details Minutes Start Time
Presenter Pablo Bose*, University of Vermont, Refugees and the Transforming Landscapes of Small Cities in the US 20 10:00 AM
Presenter Lauren Fritzsche*, Pennsylvania State University, Race and place-making in the wake of refugee resettlement 20 10:20 AM
Presenter Orhon Myadar*, University of Arizona, School of Geography and Development, Belonging and not belonging: Negotiating power, place and identity among Tucson refugees 20 10:40 AM
Presenter Mitra Fakhrashrafi*, University of Toronto, Sanctuary Interrupted 20 11:00 AM
Discussant Emily Skop The University Of Colorado At Colorado Springs 20 11:20 AM

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