08.03.2018

Agata Lisiak on “The Unbearable Persistence of Whiteness” (Feminist Review)


A blog post by BCB’s Professor of Migration Studies Agata Lisiak titled “The Unbearable Persistence of Whiteness” was recently published by the online platform of the interdisciplinary journal Feminist Review.

Asking how racism and Islamophobia persist in civil or convivial contexts, Lisiak discusses her recent research among Polish migrant mothers living in British and German cities. This short piece, published on International Women’s Day, offers a sneak peak into Lisiak’s upcoming paper “Other mothers: encountering in/visible femininities in migration and urban contexts” scheduled to come out in Issue 117 of Feminist Review. 

Read the article here