What comes to mind when you think of being European? In this episode, Michaela offers some insights into what it means to people—from rights and a set of common values to an identity and a sense of belonging—drawing from her interviews with Britons living in the EU-27. Plus, we hear from Roger Casale, the founder of New Europeans.
Brexit Brits Abroad
By Dr Kate Maclean I have no real idea who you are, Giles Fraser. You’ll pop up every now and then on my Twitter account, and I might occasionally put...
In episode 40, Michaela and Karen are joined by leading sociologist Professor Pauline Leonard to discuss British emigration. Painting a multi-faceted picture of British migrants, they trouble the orthodoxies in how we understand British citizens living abroad.
This conference was hosted by New Europeans in partnership with The Federal Trust. BrExpats project lead Dr Michaela Benson spoke on a panel about the social impact of Brexit, highlighting the experiences of Britons living in the EU27.
Join academics, legal professionals and campaigners at this roundtable discussion on securing citizens’ rights after Brexit. 12th Feb 2019, 18:00-20:30, The RSA, London.
This postcard from aid worker Steve in Romania shows the arrival of Christmas gift boxes donated from the UK.
I retired from a 33-year public sector career in the UK at the start of the century and moved to Spain to work for a few years before being...
Nicky in France obtained dual nationality in 2017, however, her future is still uncertain in terms of her work and pensions. As the likelihood of a no deal Brexit increases, her concerns are closer to becoming a reality.
Lin en Bretagne sent this postcard about applying for the residency card Carte d`Sejour, being rejected and having to fight this in court.
Having worked across the globe, John now lives in NL (since 1999), and has three grown up children with his Dutch wife. He has started the process to get Dutch nationality due to Brexit.