Five College Consortium

Swedishness after the Refugee "Crisis": National Identity and Diversity under Negotiation

Wed, Mar 22 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: 
Herter 301

National Identity and Diversity under Negotiation

Markus Huss, Sodertorn University, Stockholm Fulbright Hildeman Fellow in Scandinavian Studies

Is Sweden the least racist nation on earth - an article of faith for many ethnic Swedes?

How do newcomers and Swedes with immigrant family backgrounds assess this reputation?

How are narratives of multicultural Sweden used to sell Volvo cars?

Campus: 
UMass Amherst
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Ticket info: 
Free and open to the public
Event contact: 
Karolina Hicke
Contact email: 
khicke@umass.edu
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