Photo by Monica Chan.

GI Seminar



The research group Identities, Cultures, and Vulnerabilities organizes a regular seminar series every month. The seminars offer researchers an opportunity to present ongoing research developed by the research group members, visiting researchers to ICS-ULisbon, and invited speakers. Each session has the duration of about 1h45.


YEAR 2020-2021


Ana Margarida Santos |
João Afonso Baptista |
Rita Reis |



21 January 2021
Valerio Simoni (Graduate Institute Geneva)
Freedom and Obligation: Challenges from Return Migration in Cuba

18 February 2021
Jon Schubert (Graduate Institute Geneva and Brunel University London)
Disrupted Dreams of Development: Neoliberal Efficiency and Crisis in Angola

18 March 2021
Ramon Sarró (Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford)
From the African internal frontier to the extractive global frontier: some reflections on ethnographic time

8 April 2021
Pedro Prista (ISCTE-IUL)
Património Etnológico, Ambiente e as Práticas Turísticas: uma reflexão sobre transformações recentes no Sul em Portugal

6 May 2021
Nina Amelung (ICS-ULisboa)
The material politics of migration and border technologies

24 June 2021

Alice Wilson (University of Sussex)



YEAR 2021-2022


September 2021
Guilherme Sá (Universidade de Brasília)

October 2021
Julie Archambault (Concordia University)

November/December 2021
Istvan Praet (University of Roehampton)