Caitlin Boulter

Caitlin Boulter
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Caitlin is a researcher working on the Minority Map and Timeline of Europe (MMTE) project, and has coordinated the ECMI Summer School since 2017. Her earlier projects include coordination of the Nexus of Old and New Minorities project, working on Bridge Building in Diverse Societies, and a number of the ECMI's workshops and publications. She is the co-editor of the second volume of ECMI's textbooks, and of a volume on minority rights for old and new minorities published with Routledge.

Caitlin graduated from the Erasmus Mundus MA Euroculture programme at Uppsala Universitet and Georg-August Universität, Göttingen in August 2015. She holds a BA in International Studies (Germany) and a BA in Communications (Media Arts and Production) from the University of Technology, Sydney. She is currently working on her PhD at the Berlin Graduate School of Social Sciences at Humboldt University, Berlin, examining the connection between recognition and belonging for old and new minorities in Germany. Caitlin was a visiting researcher at the Institute for Minority Rights at Eurac Research in Bozen/Bolzano for two months in early 2019.

Selected publications

Medda-Windischer, R., Boulter, C., & Malloy, T. H. (2020). Extending protection to migrant populations in Europe: Old and new minorities. London: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group.

Malloy, T. H., & Boulter, C. (2019). Minority Issues in Europe: New Ideas and Approaches. Berlin, Germany: Frank & Timme.

Boulter, C. (2017). Media Discourse and the Question of (New) Minority Definitions: Three Methodological Approaches. Journal on Ethnopolitics and Minority Issues in Europe, vol. 16, no. 2, pp. 87-107.

Boulter, C. (2015). Roma Participation in Mainstream Swedish and German Newspaper Discourse. ECMI Working Paper 90. Available at: roma-participation-in-mainstream-swedish-and-german-newspaper-discourse-341/

Boulter, C. (2015). Unheard Voices: Representation of Roma in German and Swedish Media Discourse. Uppsala Universitet, MA Thesis, 31st August 2015. Available at: uu.divaportal. org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2%3A848462&dswid=-8519

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