Immigrants in China formed two joint panels with a Europe-China research project Bright Futures: Students on the Move in the Joint East Asian Studies Conference at SOAS London, 7-9 September 2016.
Our project members and associates presented in the following panels:
Panel 1: Planning the Future through Education: Global Educational Migration
- Quest for a Top Korean University: Education and Mobility among South Korean Middle Class Families in Beijing (Ms. Xiao Ma, PhD student, Leiden University)
- Being an African Student in China: University Experiences of Cameroonian Students in Jinhua (Mr. Séverin Kaji, PhD student, University of Cologne)
Panel 2: Migration Scapes: The Infrastructure of Migration to and from China
- Producing Brokerage: Infrastructure, Ethnic Brokerage and Agency of Labour Migration in China (Ms. Xinrong Ma, PhD student, Leiden University)
- Marriage Migration Infrastructure on the Sino-Vietnamese and Sino-Russian Border (Dr. Elena Barabantseva and Dr. Caroline Grillot, Manchester University)
More information about the conference can be found at https://www.soas.ac.uk/jeas-2016/.