Uprooted/Rerouted 2013


Uprooted/Rerouted: Narratives of Bhutanese and Iraqi Refugees Losing and Finding Homes

The twelve students chosen to participate in the 2013 Kenan Institute DukeImmerse: Uprooted/Rerouted program recited narratives of refugee life collected during their month of fieldwork with either Iraqis in Egypt or Bhutanese in Nepal. With a general introduction to refugee issues, plus further information on the situations of Iraqi refugees living in the greater Cairo area and Bhutanese refugees living in refugee camps in Nepal. For more information on the students’ work in the field, visit their research journal page.

The event was filmed on April 21, 2013. Approximately 1 hour.