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In this episode, Michaela talks with Karen about her paper from the early 2000s that identified the contradictory ways in which Britons in Spain related to their new place of residence and the Spanish population. Episode 17 considers the ambivalence of the British and Britain towards Europe both historically, and today.
Tune into Episode 16 of our podcast on all things Brexit and UK citizens who have made their homes and lives in the EU27. In this episode, Dr Michaela Benson reflects on her research in France and questions of Brexit, belonging and Britishness.
In Episode 15 the project team comes together to reflect on progress with the research and the challenges of working on a live topic. Hear Michaela, Karen, Katherine and Chantelle in conversation about the research process!
Karen O’Reilly’s latest blog shares an update on the project outputs so far.
With the project off to a flying start, the project team get together to discuss the aims and objectives of the project and introduce their approach to understanding the lives of Britons resident in Europe. Tune in for Episode 4!
On the twelfth day of Christmas our panel sent to us … 12 Brits in Belgium 11 Citizen Stories 10 Fluent Linguists 9 Netherlanders 8 Brexit Impacts 7 Brits in...
In this contribution to the 12 days of Brexit Brits Abroad feature, Michaela reflects on what’s at stake in Brexit for UK citizens living in Toulouse.
In this contribution to our 12 days of Brexit Brits Abroad feature, Michaela reflects back on her recent trip to Toulouse to talk Brexit with the Britons who have made the city their home.
In her contribution to our 12 days of Brexit Brits Abroad feature, Chantelle Lewis reflects on her initial conversations with Britons of colour who have made their homes and lives in the EU27. As she describes, their lives and migration challenge assumptions of the British who have made other European countries their homes. And as Brexit reframes the question of who is British along racial lines, they express their enhanced anxieties about where they belong.