The Expatriate Experience:
 Past and Present

To celebrate its fifth anniversary as an independent research institute in 2013, the Expatriate Archive Centre organised a symposium on The Expatriate Experience: Past and Present. The symposium examined expatriate migration history from a variety of historical angles.


The speakers came from a variety of backgrounds and disciplines, including anthropology, history, area and ethnic studies.
Speaker Biographies


The Symposium lasted a full day, and included speakers, presentations and workshops.
Read the Expatriate Experience Programme


We are grateful to the Leiden University Institute for History and Centre for Modern Urban Studies (Campus The Hague), the Center for Historical Culture – Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Hague Municipal Archives, Adlib Information Systems and Joske Geselschap at Sandberg Event Management for their generous support and input for this symposium.

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