“I suppose it is out of laziness that the world is the same day after day. Today it seemed to want to change. And then anything, anything could happen.” ― Jean-Paul Sartre, Nausea Small, brown leaves, long dead from the cold, remain on the tree outside my window. It is winter in Montreal, and the […]Read more "Capturing stray thoughts on a late December day"
A Piece Written For An International Social Work Class The picture shows a large shrub. It “represents the war” (Denov et al. 2012, 123). The shrub is where he hid “for one week” (123). Taking this picture depicting an everyday feature of a young boy’s environment as starting point, I will ask the following research […]Read more "Embodied post-conflict trauma healing methodologies: paying attention to shrubs"
A Piece Written For A Refugee And Immigration Law Class Fortress Europe! must more be said about the relationship between borders and belonging? Yes and no. On the one hand, the image of a fortified Europe fending off the dangerous and barbarian ‘other’ should speak for itself about where belonging starts and where it ends. […]Read more "Borders and Belonging"