#25 – Men, Migration and Masculinities in Europe

Dr Katarzyna Wojnicka

The migration of people from one country to another receives frequent and often negative attention from the media and politicians. Many of these people are men – however, migration is rarely discussed in relation to gender and masculinity. Migrating men are often perceived in purely economic terms, or as a ‘threat’, linked to criminality, sexism, and terrorism. But what do we know about these men’s actual experiences, and how they navigate masculine expectations and power relations? This is what Dr Katarzyna Wojnicka has explored in her research.

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