The University of Klagenfurt will be hosting the 21st International Migration Conference under the topic “Border Thinking” on the 17th and 18th of June, 2021. The International Conferences take an interdisciplinary and international perspective migration, which is a central attribute of modern societies. Developments in the context of migration are traced and current challenges are discussed. The focus is on the significance of social, cultural and economic differences, as well as on questions of gender, power and power relations.

The program of the 21st International Migration Conference will consist of two core sections: one focus will be on the conference theme “Border Thinking”, the other more general focus will be on “Current challenges in the context of migration”.

The conference languages are English and German.

Call for Papers (German)

Call for Papers (English)

For further information please refer to the congress website: