Interdisciplinary Workshop: Arrival Neighbourhoods in European Cities from the late 19th to the early 21st Century

25.2.-26.2.2021, University of Osnabrück, Institut für Migrationsforschung und Interkulturelle Studien

Thursday, 25 February 2021

14.00-14.20: Introduction: David Templin (IMIS, University of Osnabrück)

14.20-15.10: Keynote

Heike Hanhörster (ILS Dortmund): The concept of “Arrival neighbourhoods”: emergence and functions for urban integration and resource access

Chair: Sebastian Haumann (Technische Universität Darmstadt)

15.10-15.30: Coffee break

15.30-16.30: Session 1: Arrival neighbourhoods in a longer perspective

Garbi Schmidt (Roskilde University): A longue durée perspective on arrival neighbourhoods: Lessons learned from the neighbourhood of Nørrebro in Copenhagen

David Templin (IMIS, University of Osnabrück): Arrival neighbourhoods in Hamburg in two periods of migration: 1890-1923 and 1960-1985

Chair: Antonie Schmiz (Freie Universität Berlin)

16.30-17.00: Coffee break

17.00-18.00: Session 2: Contested spaces of “foreigners” in the first half of the 20 th century

Hannah Ewence (University of Chester): “A foreign town”: Space and scale, immigrant Jews and London´s East End

Marina Chernykh (University of Freiburg): “Russian Berlin” under the National Socialist regime 1933-1945. Public spaces – Identities – Conflict

Chair: Jens Schneider (IMIS, University of Osnabrück)

Friday, 26 February 2021

9.45-10.30: Session 3: Arrival spaces in times of crisis, war and welfare policies

Håkan Forsell (Stockholm University/Humboldt-University Berlin): Arrival quarters in Oslo & Stockholm: The fate of “transit zones” in welfare state societies, 1920-1960

Chair: Marcel Berlinghoff (IMIS, University of Osnabrück)

10.30-11.30: Session 4: Arrival spaces in peripheral areas since the 1970s

Jens Gründler (LWL-Institut für Regionalgeschichte, Münster): Arrival neighbourhoods in rural areas during the 1970s and 1980s: a case study from Westphalia

Nihad el-Kayed (Humboldt-University Berlin): Peripheral high rise estates as arrival neighbourhoods?

Chair: Sophie Hinger (IMIS, University of Osnabrück)

11.30-11.50: Coffee break

11.50-12.40: Final discussion

Christiane Reinecke (Forschungsinstitut Gesellschaftlicher Zusammenhalt, Leipzig):
Closing remarks

Chair: David Templin (IMIS, University of Osnabrück)