Search Results

1 - 1 of 1 items :

  • "story of expulsion" x
  • Cultural Theory x
Clear All

interaction with one another, but also to our conception of the complex cultural mechanisms that shape the Swiss asylum regime, and by extension asylum regimes of many democracies. This framing of texts and cultural processes as narrative, in turn, reveals some of the more troublesome directions contemporary asylum politics is taking, not only in today’s Switzerland, but across Europe and beyond. I argue that what I call the story of expulsion—which includes both the way we speak of expulsion and coercive measures in systems of asylum, and the conditions under which those