Invited Talks

Recent and Upcoming Talks

‘Aesthetics of Protest: Queer Activism and Pride Parades in India’, University of Konstanz, Germany, January 2022.

‘Romaphobia and Media Discourse in UK and Sweden’, Columbia University, NYC. 3 December, 2021.

‘Romaphobia in an Age of Populism’, Loughborough University, 3 November 2021.

‘Aesthetics of Protest’, Kingston School of Art, London, UK. 18 June 2020.

‘Art and Protest’, METAL, Liverpool, 7 October 2019.

‘Aesthetics of Protest: Visual Culture, Performance, and Social Media’ Institute of Advanced Study, Aarhus, Denmark. 5 April 2019.

‘Brexit: An Analysis of a Political Accident’ SPUI 25, Amsterdam. 29 March 2019.

‘Political Voice of Marginalized Communities’ Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study, Amsterdam. 14 March 2019.

‘Political Voice as Visibility’ Indian Institute for Technology of Bombay, Mumbai, India. 30 January 2019.

‘Romaphobia: Racism and the State’ University of Manchester, UK. 26 November 2018.

‘Protest and Political Voice: Heros and Villains’, Utrecht Literary Festival, Netherlands, 19 September 2018. Opening for Salman Rushdie at the ‘Humanities Night’.

‘Political Participation of Roma: Between Presence, Voice and Influence’, Council of Europe, Strasbourg, 21 June 2018.

‘Aesthetics of Protest: Visual Culture and Communication’, Lebanese American University, Beirut. 19 March 2018.

‘Romaphobia: Housing Segregation, Racism and the State’, Sussex University, 22 November 2017

‘Aesthetics of Protest: Performance, Voice and Visibility’, Scuola Normale Superiore, Florence, 13 November 2017.

‘Statelessness and Belonging’, European Roma Rights Centre symposium, Skopje, Macedonia, 26 October 2017.

‘Romaphobia: The Last Acceptable Racism’, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary. 19 May 2017.

‘Challenging Stigma Through Roma Pride: between Culture and Politics’, Harvard University, FXB Centre for Health and Human Rights, 10 April 2017, Boston, USA.

‘Romaphobia and Segregation’, Queen’s University, Belfast. November 2016.

‘A Very Modern Apartheid: Socio-Spatial Exclusion of Roma in Eastern Europe’, Centre for Jerusalem Studies, Al-Quds University, Jerusalem, Palestine. May 2016.

‘Romaphobia and the Identity Dilemma’, Southampton University, February 2016.

‘Street Politics: Territoriality and Protest Movements’ Netherlands Institute for Advanced Studies, Wassenaar, Netherlands, April 2015

‘Romaphobia and Participation Across Europe’, Comenus University, Bratislava, Slovakia. February 2015. Keynote address at Council of Europe/CVEK conference.

‘Challenging Romaphobia through Political Mobilization’, Sciences Po, Paris. February 2015.