25.02.2016

Agata Lisiak launched website "Immigrant Mothers as Agents of Change"


Faculty member Agata Lisiak launched a new website as part of her ongoing research project Immigrant Mothers As Agents of Change within the ERC-funded project TRANSFORmIG

National discourses on motherhood, family, and migration continue to impact our daily lives in ways that are discriminatory and limiting: they privilege the dominant nation and the dominant classes and, thus, further deepen social inequalities, both within individual nation states and between them. By literally leaving behind national ideals of motherhood into which they had been socialized and encountering on a daily basis different ideals of motherhood present in their new place of residence, immigrant mothers are in a unique position to question both.

Visit the new site here.