Workshop Schedule

All workshops will be arranged at the House of Science and Letters.
The street address of the venue is Kirkkokatu 6.


Thursday, 20th August 2015

Workshops I
13.30–15.00: First Session
15.30–17.15: Second Session

Somali Immigrants and Recognized Memberships in Local Communities
First and Second Session
Hall 104 (1st floor)

International Migration and Challenges on Family Well-Being:
Somali Parents and Children in Europe

First and Second Session
Hall 309 (3rd floor)

Borders across Somali History: Legacies and Perspectives
First and Second Session
Hall 312 (3rd floor)

What is Somalinimo?
Identity, Membership, and Belonging in the Somali Diaspora

First and Second Session
Hall 404 (4th floor)

The Dynamics of Transnational Connections in Rebuilding Somalia
Only First Session
Hall 405 (4th floor)

Islamic Dimensions of Somali Identity:
The Role of Educational and Religious Networks in Somali Civil Society

Only Second Session
Hall 405 (4th floor)

Friday, 21st August 2015

Workshops II
12.30–14.00: First Session
15.45–17.30: Second Session

(Re-)Making Somali State(s):
Dimensions of Territorial Ordering and Political Identification

First and Second Session
Hall 309 (3rd floor)

The Ways We Create Our World:
Culture, Language and Arts-Based Methods in Somali Studies

First and Second Session
Hall 312 (3rd floor)

Organising Processes of Somali Diaspora Groups
First and Second Session
Hall 404 (4th floor)

Somali National Identity and State Formation:
The Role of Competing Local, Regional and International Powers

First and Second Session
Hall 405 (4th floor)

Saturday, 22nd August 2015

Workshops III
09.30–11.00: First Session
13.30–15.00: Second Session

Language and Identity:
The Role of Language in the Rebuilding Process of Somalia

First and Second Session
Hall 309 (3rd floor)

Gender and Leadership in Somalia
First and Second Session
Hall 312 (3rd floor)

Piracy in the Horn of Africa
Only First Session
Hall 313 (3rd floor)

Family Ties on the Move:
The (Re)Making of Somali Families, Belonging, and Well-Being

First and Second Session
Hall 404 (4th floor)

Literacy, Education and Development in Somalia and the Diaspora
First and Second Session
Hall 405 (4th floor)