MAX (movement against xenophobia)’s first conference, a place for progressive thinkers to come together, discuss and act on immigration.
- Saturday 15 March 2014, 10am-6pm
- Vernon Square Campus, SOAS, University of London, Penton Rise, London WC1X 9EW
- Sarah Teather MP
- Philippe Legrain – author and economist
- Professor Des Freedman – Media Studies, Goldsmiths College
- Alison Harvey – Immigration Law Practitioners Association
- Emma Mlotshwa – Medical Justice
- Jon Danzig – journalist
- Daniel Stevens – NUS
- Jeremy Corbyn MP
- Professor Eleonore Kofman – Middlesex University
- Ruth Grove-White – Migrants Rights Network
- Daniel Trilling – editor, The New Humanist
The conference will also feature:
‘Freedom is Everything’, a performance and interactive workshop coordinated by Exiled Writers INK with three exiled poets – Mir Mahfuz Ali, Gareeb Iskander and Ziba Karbassi.