Publications

Monograph

(2006) Moving Lives: Narratives of Nation and Migration among Europeans in Post-War Britain (Aldershot: Ashgate), 212pp. [Read the contents and introduction online]

 

Edited Volumes

(2014) with K. Hörschelmann (eds), Mobilities in Socialist and Post-Socialist States: Societies on the Move (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan)

(2009) (ed.) Polish Migration to the UK in the ‘New’ European Union: After 2004 (Farnham: Ashgate), 241pp.

(2006) with P. Panayi (eds), Histories and Memories: Migrants and their History in Britain (London: I. B. Tauris), 311pp.

 

Journal Articles

(2017) ‘Stories from ‘The World in One City’: Migrant Lives in Liverpool, North West Geography, 17:1, 12-18 [Open Access]

(2016 online first) ‘The Recalcitrance of Distance: Exploring the Infrastructures of Sending in Migrants’ Lives’, Mobilities [Open Access version]

(2016) ‘Lost in the ‘churn’? Locating neighbourliness in a transient neighbourhood’, Environment and Planning A, 48:8, 1599-1616 [Open Access version]

(2014) ‘Lifting the Lid on Cultural Geography: Behind the Scenes in the Field’, Journal of Cultural Geography, 31:2, 127-140

(2014) ‘Spilling over from the Street: Contextualising Domestic Space in an Inner City Neighbourhood’, Home Cultures, 11:2, 145-166 [Open Access version]

(2011) ‘Opportunity and Uncertainty: Young People’s Narratives of “Double Transition” in Post-Socialist Poland’, Area, 43:4, 413-419

(2011) ‘Going Steerage on Ryanair: Cultures of Air Travel for Migration from Poland to the UK’, Journal of Transport Geography, 19:5, 1023-1030

(2011) ‘The Enchantment of Western Things: Children’s Material Encounters in Late Socialist Poland’, Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers, 36:1, 143-156

(2010) ‘Staying, Returning, Working and Living: Key Themes in Current Academic Research undertaken in the UK on Migration Movements from Eastern Europe’, Social Identities, 16:3, 297-308

(2008) ‘Materialising the Border: Spaces of Mobility and Material Culture in Migration from Post-Socialist Poland’, Mobilities, 3:3, 353-373

(2008) ‘Managing, Learning and Sending: The Material Lives and Journeys of Polish Women in Britain’, Journal of Material Culture, 13:1, 63-83

(2006) ‘Personal, Inherited, Collective: Layering and Communicating the Memory of Forced Polish Migration’, Immigrants and Minorities, 24:2, 144-163

(2005) ‘Urban Narratives: Italian and Greek-Cypriot Representations of ‘Community’ in Post-War Leicester’, Urban History, 32:3, 481-499 (short-listed for the Dyos Prize in Urban History)

(2003) ‘Small-Scale Transnationalism: Homeland Connections and the Polish ‘Community’ in Leicester’, International Journal of Population Geography (special issue: Geographies of Diaspora) 9:4, 323-335

(2003) ‘The Social and Political Life of Food in Socialist Poland’Anthropology of East Europe Review (special issue: Food and Foodways in Post-Socialist Eurasia) 21:1, 189-194

(2002) ‘Migrant Memories, Migrant Lives: Polish National Identity in Leicester since 1945’, Transactions of the Leicestershire Archaeological and Historical Society, 76, 59-77

 

Chapters in Books

(2014) with Kathrin Hörschelmann, ‘Introduction: Understanding Mobility in Soviet and East European Socialist and Post-Socialist States’, in K. Burrell and K. Hörschelmann (eds), Mobilities in Socialist and Post-Socialist States: Societies on the Move (Baskingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan), pp. 1-22

(2013) ‘Poland, Modern Era Migrations’, in Ness, I. (ed.)The Encyclopaedia of Global Human Migration (Wiley-Blackwell)

(2012) ‘The Objects of Christmas: The Politics of Festive Materiality in the Lives of Polish Immigrants’, in M. Svasek (ed.) Moving Subjects, Moving Objects: Migrant Art, Artefacts and Emotional Agency (Oxford: Berghahn)

(2009) ‘Introduction: Migration to the UK from Poland: Continuity and Change in East-West European Mobility’, in K. Burrell (ed.) Polish Migration to the UK in the ‘New’ European Union: After 2004 (Farnham: Ashgate), pp. 1-19

(2009) with M. Rabikowska, ‘The Material Worlds of Recent Polish Migrants’, in K. Burrell (ed.) Polish Migration to the UK in the ‘New’ European Union: After 2004 (Farnham: Ashgate), pp. 211-232.

(2008) ‘Time Matters: Temporal Contexts of Polish Transnationalism’, in M. P. Smith and J. Eade (eds), Transnational Ties: Cities, Migrations, and Identities, Comparative Urban and Community Research Book Series, Volume 9 (NJ: Transaction Publishers), pp. 15-38.

(2008) ‘Male and Female Polishness in Post-war Leicester: Gender and its Intersections in a Refugee Community’, in L. Ryan and W. Webster (eds) Gendering Migration: Masculinity, Femininity and Ethnicity in Post-war Britain (Aldershot: Ashgate), pp. 71-87.

(2006) with P. Panayi, ‘Introduction: Immigration and British History’, in K. Burrell and P. Panayi (eds), Histories and Memories: Migrants and their History in Britain (London: I. B. Tauris), pp. 1-19

(2004) ‘Homeland Memories and the Polish Community in Leicester’, in P. D. Stachura (ed.), The Poles in Britain 1940-2000: From Betrayal to Assimilation (London: Frank Cass), pp. 69-84

 

Other Publications

(2006) ‘War, Cold War, and New World Order: Political Boundaries and Polish Migration to Britain’, History in Focus, Institute of Historical Research On-line Journal, Issue 11: Migration