Presentations and Events

Conference – Oral Presentation

Viorela Ducu and Áron Telegdi-Csetri, “Stay in touch” – Views from abroad and from home , at Annual Conference of the Romanian Network for Migration Studies (RoMig), Migration from and towards Romania. Research, Policy and Practice, College of Political, Administrative and Communication Sciences, Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, 5th – 6th of September, 2017

Călin Ilea presentation of a photo exhibit at the public debate Confronting difference through the practices of transnational families, Wednesday, November 29, 2017, from 9:30 am to 11:30 am, at the Centre for Population Studies. 5th floor, Avram Iancu np. 68, Cluj Napoca.

Viorela Ducu and Áron Telegdi-Csetri ‘Transnational relationships between grandparents and grandchildren within Romanian families’, Panel: ‘Grandparents to the test of migration: patterns, routes and constraints of transnational grandparenting, at Migration, Diversity and the City – 14th IMISCOE Annual Conference, Rotterdam, June 28-30, 2017

Viorela Ducu – multimedia prezentare – Viața într-o lume transnațională, Plăieșii de Jos, 1 august, 2017

Iulia Hossu,“Our Westerner”: The Role of Youth in Reconfiguring Transnational Families at Internațional Conference: Transnational Families: Generations, Differences, Solidarity, July 7h and 8th at the Center for Population Studies, 68 Avram Iancu, Cluj-Napoca.

Viorela Ducu, Romanian Children in Multiple Worlds,  , Internațional Conference: Transnational Families: Generations, Differences, Solidarity, July 7h and 8th at the Center for Population Studies, 68 Avram Iancu, Cluj-Napoca.

Călin Ilea and Domnița Georgescu- photo album – Challenges of Transnational Families II, at Internațional Conference: Transnational Families: Generations, Differences, Solidarity, July 7h and 8th at the Center for Population Studies, 68 Avram Iancu, Cluj-Napoca.

Iulia Hossu, Anca Aștilea, Călin Ilea and Ion Gnatiuc– documentar movie Lost in Translation, at Internațional Conference: Transnational Families: Generations, Differences, Solidarity, July 7h and 8th at the Center for Population Studies, 68 Avram Iancu, Cluj-Napoca.

Călin Ilea and Anca Aștilean, Visualizing the urban life of transnational families, at(Un)Making Europe: Capitalism, Solidarities, Subjectivities, 3th ESA Conference, Athens, 29.08.2017 – 01.09.2017.

Iulia Hossu,  “To be or not to be” a visual anthropologist in Romania – The story of a documentary short film, at(Un)Making Europe: Capitalism, Solidarities, Subjectivities, 3th ESA Conference, Athens, 29.08.2017 – 01.09.2017.

Viorela Ducu and Áron Telegdi Csetri, Two perspectives on urban life through workplace categories, at (Un)Making Europe: Capitalism, Solidarities, Subjectivities, 3th ESA Conference, Athens, 29.08.2017 – 01.09.2017.

Viorela Ducu and Áron Telegdi-Csetri, Methodological Challenges in Transnational Family Research, International Conference Qualitative Research in Communication, Facultatea de Comunicare și Relații Publice, SNSPA București, 04-06.10.2017.

Călin Ilea, Anca Aștilean- album multimedia – Challenges of Transnational Families  presented at the public debate Confronting difference through the practices of transnational families, Wednesday, November 29, 2017, from 9:30 am to 11:30 am, at the Centre for Population Studies. 5th floor, Avram Iancu np. 68, Cluj Napoca.

Iulia- Elena Hossu Coeziunii de familiei- experiențe transnaționale at the conference “Sesiunea științifică anuală, a Academiei Române- Filiala Cluj Napoca, Institului de Istorie George Barițiu; Deparatemult de Cercetări Socio-Umane”, November 18th 2016

Viorela Ducu Manifestări ale co-prezenței: reuniunea familiilor transnaționale,  at the conference “Sesiunea științifică anuală, a Academiei Române- Filiala Cluj Napoca, Institului de Istorie George Barițiu; Deparatemult de Cercetări Socio-Umane”, November 18th 2016

Călin IleaReprezentări ale familiilor transnaționale at the conference “Sesiunea științifică anuală, a Academiei Române- Filiala Cluj Napoca, Institului de Istorie George Barițiu; Deparatemult de Cercetări Socio-Umane”, November 18th 2016

Anca Aștilean Noile abordări metodologice ale desfășurării terenului at the conference “Sesiunea științifică anuală, a Academiei Române- Filiala Cluj Napoca, Institului de Istorie George Barițiu; Deparatemult de Cercetări Socio-Umane”, November 18th 2016

Viorela Ducu: “Mixed” families living in Romania, Panel New Families, Old Societies – New Challenges of Migration for Families in their Countries of Origin, at The 4th International Conference of the Romanian Sociological Society – Sibiu, 29th of September – 1st of October 2016

Iulia Hossu: Transnational Family – Identity Between Presence and Absence, Panel New Families, Old Societies – New Challenges of Migration for Families in their Countries of Origin, at The 4th International Conference of the Romanian Sociological Society – Sibiu, 29th of September – 1st of October 2016

Călin Ilea: Environmental portraits as means for depicting transnational families, Panel New Families, Old Societies – New Challenges of Migration for Families in their Countries of Origin, at The 4th International Conference of the Romanian Sociological Society – Sibiu, 29th of September – 1st of October 2016

Áron Telegdi-Csetri: Transnational difference – cosmopolitan meaning, Panel New Families, Old Societies – New Challenges of Migration for Families in their Countries of Origin, at The 4th International Conference of the Romanian Sociological Society – Sibiu, 29th of September – 1st of October 2016

Viorela Ducu, The impact of discrimination against migrants upon transnational families, Workshop Managing “difference” in East-European TF, The 18th Nordic Migration Conference, Oslo August 11-12 2016

Anca Aștilea, Iulia Hossu, Viorela Ducu, Călin Ilea, Visualizing the difference in transnational families, Workshop Managing “difference” in East-European TF, The 18th Nordic Migration Conference, Oslo August 11-12 2016

Áron Telegdi- Csetri, Viorela Ducu, Anca Aștilean, Iulia Hossu, Călin Ilea, Cristine Palaga – Surprinderea timpului individual – prezentarea unor studii de caz din științele sociale calitative și proiecție video-compozite, Tabăra de artă, Minimum Party, Plăieșii de Jos, 27 iulie – 7 august, 2016

Viorela Ducu “Dușmanul,” suntem noi…. discriminarea românilor în UK înainte de Brexit, prezentare la masa rotundă cu tema: Cine e dușmanul?, Tabăra culturală Koinónia, Vlăhița, 25-30 iulie, 2016

Viorela Ducu – Children of Romanian Transnational Families Confronting „Difference”, at THE FUTURES WE WANT:  Global Sociology and the Struggles for a Better World ,  Third ISA Forum of Sociology, Session:Transnational migration, families and children: A theoretical and methodological approach. Part II, Vienna, Austria, 10-14 July 2016.

Iulia-Elena Hossu“Who am I and where is my home” or Building an Identity. The Case of Transnational Families, at the conference “Troubling Times for Europe? Families, Migration and Politcs” ,Panel Migrant Motherhood and Fatherhood, Institute of Sociology (JU) and TRANSFAM,  Kraków, Poland,  3 -4 June  2016.

Viorela Ducu  Displaying difference in mixed transnational couples, at the conference “Troubling Times for Europe? Families, Migration and Politcs”, Panel Cross-border coupledom, Institute of Sociology (JU) and TRANSFAM,  Kraków, Poland,  3 -4 June  2016

Viorela DucuConfronting Difference through the Practices of Romanian Transnational Families, Unegual Families and Relationshipd, CRFR International Conference, Session: Transnational and migrant families,  Edinburg, UK, 13 – 15 June 2016

Viorela DucuVideo Research in the Study of Transnational Families, at the International Colloquium of Social and Communication Sciences ACUM, 2015, Brasov, 19-21. November 2015.

 

Organizers and moderators

Viorela Ducu, Iulia Hossu, Călin Ilea, Domnița Georgescu organizers Debate: Confronting difference through the practices of transnational families November 29, 2017, from 9:30 am to 11:30 am, at the Centre for Population Studies. 5th floor, Avram Iancu np. 68

Viorela Ducu – principal organizer (co-organizers Mihaela Nedelcu, Mihaela Hărăguș) Internațional Conference: Transnational Families: Generations, Differences, Solidarity, July 7h and 8th at the Center for Population Studies, 68 Avram Iancu, Cluj-Napoca

Călin Ilea – In/Out Transylvania Photo Festival 2016 – photo exhibit – Challenges of Transnational Families, October 27 – November 6, Zorki Photo Cafe – Cluj Napoca, Romania

Viorela Ducu – Chair Sessions: Migration, Work and Families Unegual Families and Relationshipd, CRFR International Conference, Edinburg, UK, 13 – 15 June 2016

Viorela Ducu – Work Shop Organizer and Chair, Managing “difference” in East-European TF, at The 18th Nordic Migration Conference, Oslo, Norway,11-12 August 2016

Viorela Ducu and Iulia Hossu, Sessions Organizers and Chairs, New Families, Old Societies – New Challenges of Migration for Families in their Countries of Origin, at the New Societies, Old Minorities / New Minorities, Old Societies?,  the 4th International Conference of the Romanian Sociological Society (RSS), Sibiu, Romania, 29th of September – 1st of October 2016.

 

Open seminars

Elements of display of  transnational families

Date: November 20, 2017, Location: Romanian Institute for Research on National Minorities, Cluj-Napoca.

Couple interview

Date: Tuesday, April 11th, at 5pm in the Festive Hall of the Romanian Academy (Str. Republicii, no. 9)

Mixt/bi-national couples in transnational families

Date: November 3rd 2016 Location: Romanian Institute for Research on National Minorities, Cluj-Napoca. • debate on the report from the field research from Mons, Bruxelles, Belgia

Children in transnational families

Date: Decembre 12nd 2016 Location: Academia Romana debate on the report from the field research from Drobeta Turnu Severin, Brasov

The approach to discrimination in transnational families

Date: September 10th 2016 Location: Centru de Studiere a Populatiei • debate on the report from the field research from London, UK

The daily practice of transnational families – home perspectives

Date: 2015 December 10 Location: The Faculty of Sociology and Social Work – Applied Anthropology and Advanced Sociological Research Master • debate on the report from the field research from Prundul Bârgăului and Cozonesti – Dorna Arinii

 

Media presence

Viorela Ducu – intervievată pentru AGERPRES- Cluj: Provocările familiilor transnaționale, discutate în cadrul unei conferințe internaționale, vineri, 7 Iul 2017, 12:02  •  Social (știre preluată și de alte publicații)

Viorela Ducu – intervievată pentru articolul- Generaţia „singur acasă” merge la doctorat/Copiii rămaşi singuri acasă au crescut. Cine sunt şi cum gândesc ei acum?, autor Ruxandra Hurezean online pe 26/07/2017 – print nr 42, iulie-august, 2017, pp. 123-130

Viorela Ducu and Călin Ilea – presentation of the project during the Transilvania Policromă TV show, Romania Televison, November 7th 2016

Călin Ilea – presentation of Challenges of Transnational Families photo exhibit as part of the In/Out Transylvania Photo Festival, Radio Cluj, October 27th 2016

 

Reviews of the first volume edited

Viorela Ducu and Aron Telegdi-Csetri (Eds). (2016). Managing Difference in Eastern-European Transnational Families. Frankfurt am Main, New York, Oxford: Peter Lang, 190 p

  1. Katarina Zajacova, Journal of Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law Vol. 31, No. 2/2017
  2. Romana Emilia Cramarenco, Romanian Journal of Regional Science, Vol 11, No. 1, Summer 2017 http://rjrs.ase.ro/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/V111/V1117.BRW.pdf
  3. Neda Deneva, Romanian Journal of Population Studies, Volume XI, Issue 1, 2017.
  4. Aija Lulle, Baltic Worlds, A scholarly journal from the Centre for Baltic and East European Studies (CBEES) Södertörn University, Stockholm, 3, 2017, 93-94 http://balticworlds.com/transnational-and-cosmopolitan-families/