Las Palabras son Armas

We are pleased to announce that the book Las Palabras son Armas. Discurso de odio en la red by Olga Jubany and Malin Roiha has been published. Based on ethnographic research on the experience of youngsters as the main users of social networks, the book analyses the widespread and rabid presence of hate speech on the […]

Article – Interseccionalidad del género y mercado de trabajo postfordista

La Ventana publishes an article by Rosa Lázaro and Olga Jubany titled Interseccionalidad del género y mercado de trabajo postfordista. This article analyses the different oppression and privilege systems related to gender, class or origin, experimented by women who participate in temporary work programs. The empirical  data comes from ethnographic research. The proposal is located in the […]

Book – Screening Asylum in a Culture of Disbelief

Date of event: Sat, 02/12/2017 Place: Washington DC, US Olga Jubany presented her new book Screening Asylum in a Culture of Disbelief, edited by Palgrave MacMillan, at the American Anthropological Association’s 2017 Meeting in Washington. Presenting @OlgaJB's book SCREENING ASYLUM IN A CULTURE OF DISBELIEF at #AmAnth17 ! — Palgrave Sociology (@PalgraveSoc) December 2, 2017

SupportVoC – Start of new project

Today we inaugurate the project SupportVoC, on support of victims of crime, with a Kick-Off Meeting in Barcelona. SupportVoC is a international and interdisciplinary project which addresses the promotion and protection of the rights of victims of crime through the analysis of the implementation of Directive 2012/29/EU and further development of a model of standard procedures […]

Round Table on Transphobia coordinated by UB during the Week of Antropology, Barcelona

  During the celebration of the Week of Anthropology (24-29 April, Barcelona), the research group GENI on gender, identity and diversity with the Catalan Insitute of Anthropology (ICA) collaborated with the European Social Research Unit (UB) to coordinate the round table “Transgènere i sistema de sexe/gènere. Normativitats, violències i resistències” (Transgender and the sex/gender system. […]

Seminar on innovation in social sciences and humanities

Date of event: Thu, 17/11/2016 Place of event: Facultat de Filologia de la Universitat de Barcelona, edifici Josep Carner. Sala del professorat, 5a planta. Carrer Aribau, 2. Barcelona On November 17th, the ESRU director Olga Jubany will participate in a seminar on innovation in social sciences and humanities, organized by the Fundació Bosch i Gimpera. For […]

Press conference for PRISM

On July 22nd, 2016 Dr Olga Jubany and Dr Miguel Pajares participated in a press conference in order to disseminate the findings of the PRISM project. This lead to the publication of news pieces on the PRISM findings in over 40 different media platforms, including in print media such as LaVanguardia and ElPeriodico, in digital media such as VilaWeb, and […]