"Feeding a Xenosceptic Culture"

Posted on 8 July 2014

York Law School Lecturer gives seminar at University of Oxford Centre on Migration Policy and Society

Dr Charlotte O'Brien was recently invited to give one of the seminars in a series at Oxford's Centre on Migration Policy and Society. The series is entitled 'Borders of the welfare state: Exploring the tensions between migration enforcement and welfare state entitlements'. Her presentation was entitled  'Feeding a xenosceptic culture: legal and administrative penalties for being European'.

Charlotte has also been invited to present a paper at a conference organised by the Department of Politics, and the Department of Social Policy and Social Work at the University of York on “Questioning Austerity: Realities and Alternatives”. Her paper is 'Women and children last: welfare reforms for EU migrants as a collision of xenoscepticism, neoliberalism and social injustice'.