Migration and sibling relationships
with Irma Budginaitė‐Mačkinė
Episode based on the article
About the Speaker
Irma Budginaitė-Mačkinė is an associate professor of sociology at Vilnius University. Her research focuses on migration and intergenerational solidarity, the portrayal of migrants in public discourse, and the conceptualisation of migration experiences amidst unsettling events. Currently, Irma coordinates the interdisciplinary research network Racialisation, Whiteness and Politics of Othering in Contemporary Europe and leads the working group Kin-Keeping Within Transnational Families in a Global and Digital Era in the COST TraFaDy network.