Weight of the Vorkuta Sky: Young People’s Visual and Verbal Articulations of ‘Place’ (Talk)

Location: Anthropology and Sociology Building, Room 205

Hilary Pilkington is a member of the Sociology department at the University of Warwick. Her research focuses on the study of Russian society especially youth cultural practice, drug use, migration and displacement, ethnic and national identity including Muslim identity and the rise of xenophobic sentiments. The findings of this research have been published in a number of monographs and edited books as well as journals such as European Journal of Cultural Studies and Europaea. She works actively with NGO and government bodies to bring the findings of her research into the public domain and to the attention of policy-makers.

Sponsored by the Department of Sociology and the Institute for European Studies.

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