Council of Europe: Written declaration in support of Pinar Selek

A written declaration by the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe denounces the judicial harassment of Pinar Selek. The signatories “urge Türkiye to end the judicial proceedings against Pınar Selek, as well as the International Arrest Warrant” and “call on the member States to publicly express their support for Pınar Selek and to declare their refusal to respond favourably to the international arrest warrant issued against her”. […]


Territorial expressions of power, from antiquity to modern age

21-23 Jun 2023 Nice (France).

This international, transperiodic conference is the result of an inter-institutional collaboration that developed within the framework of the project “Aristocratic networks and territorial power from Antiquity to the modern era” supported by the MSHS-Sud-Est. This project is the result of a joint reflection by historian and archaeologist teachers and researchers from the ancient, medieval and modern periods of the Université Côte d’Azur (members of CEPAM and URMIS) and their partners (ARSCAN, CIHAM, CRH, Centre Roland Mousnier). The project focuses on the relationship between the holders of power and the territory, and the way in which this power leaves its mark on the territory, and even shapes it. […]


Urmis statement of support for our colleague Pinar Selek

We, the members of URMIS reaffirm our unwavering support for Pinar Selek, a teacher-researcher at the Université Côte d’Azur and member of our team. Because of her research, our colleague has been relentlessly persecuted for twenty-five years in Turkey where she has been unjustly and heinously accused, convicted and imprisoned for a crime she did not commit. […]


Video: The role of ethnic peer victimization in the adjustment of immigrant-origin youth

The video recording (Zoom with SlideShow) of the intervention, in English, of Liliia Korol, social sciences researcher, member of the Urmis Nice, during the session of December 2, 2022 of the seminar “Migrations et altérités” of the Urmis Nice, at the Maison des Sciences de l’Homme et de la Société Sud-Est, can be viewed on the Urmis Canal U channel:


Migration, media, and stereotypes: cities in France and mediterranean area after 1945 – EuroMedMig National Workshop

Date: 7 March 2022

Time: 15h00-18h00 (Paris)

Place: Hybrid format: MSHS-Nice and Zoom

After having questioned, in the introduction, the cosmopolitanism dimension of mediterranean cities on a historical, social and cultural geographical perspectives, this workshop proposes to question the representations, imaginary and stereotypes in terms of immigration from the French case. […]