The research paper, Brexit, British People of Colour in the EU27 and everyday racism in Britain and Europe coauthored by Dr Michaela Benson and Chantelle Lewis featured in the article ‘Travelling while Black’ by Nadine White for Huffington Post. Read it here.
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Dr Michaela Benson and Chantelle Lewis from the project team were interviewed about their research with British People of Colour living in the EU-27 for this piece by Micha Frazer-Carroll for the new media publication Gal-Dem. Read it here.
We’re thinking about Ireland again this week in an episode devoted to thinking about Free movement between Britain and Ireland and the long history of migration between the two countries. Ever wondered what the Common Travel Area actually is? Michaela talks to Professor Imelda Maher about what it is (and isn’t), and what Brexit might mean for the future of this agreement.
This roundtable event took place on 12 February 2019 at the Royal Society of the Arts in London, UK. It was chaired and coordinated by Prof Dimitrios Giannoulopoulos, (Head...
In this episode, we talk about migration, daily life and Brexit for Britons living in the EU27 who have complex health and social care needs. In conversation with Roy...
We’re back with an episode that let’s you hear what Brexit means to British citizens living in Europe in their own words. Michaela is in conversation with Terri Beswick, who has built her life around Europe and the ability to move freely. And then Brexit came along … take a listen to find out how she makes sense of Brexit and its impacts on her life.
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.
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.
By Dr Michaela Benson. Goldsmiths, University of London The phrase “Brits abroad” often conjures up images of retirees enjoying the sun. But the reality is far more complex and...
In this podcast Michaela Benson discusses the implications of Brexit for disabled EEA migrants and carers with Dieuwertje Dyi Huijg, Yraegael Alexis and Christiane Link, chair of Disire (disire.org).