Talking Brexit with the British in Spain

In this first report based on her in-depth research with UK citizens who have made their homes and lives in Spain, Professor Karen O’Reilly draws out the initial themes from her conversations, highlighting the key characteristics of this population, the profound impacts that Brexit is having on people’s lives, their concerns for their futures, and how Brexit is causing people to ask questions about where they belong in the world.

You can also hear Karen talk about this initial round of research on the Brexit Podcast. 

This website has been produced as part of the research project BrExpats: freedom of movement, citizenship and Brexit in the lives of British citizens resident in the EU27. It is funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (Grant Number ES/R000875/1) through the UK in a Changing Europe Initiative.