This edition of Article Spotlights, reflecting on news bites from March/April, brings articles from the SEN Archives focusing on globalisation, immigration and assimilation, and Turkish nationalism, and a piece dealing with the Armenian genocide, the anniversary of which was recently remembered. Hans-Lukas Kieser’s article examines that genocide from the perspective of modern global history. Hans-Lukas Kieser, The Destruction of … [Read more…]
SBS News (01/12/13) analyses “what is ‘Muslim-ness’ in Australia.” Gulfnews.com (01/12/13) reports on the United Arab Emirates National Day Stamp Exhibition, held in commemoration of the UAE’s National day, set for December 2.
This article follows the series on Art and nationalism. Two specific exhibits in London’s galleries have sought to tell the story of the emergence of multicultural Britain, depicting a nation which journeyed through slavery, its abolition and the recognition of the new ‘natives’ of Britain: those of African and Indian descent, to arrive at a … [Read more…]