In body, we can only be in one place at a time. Our experiences and emotions are all contextualized by whatever particular place we inhabit in the moment. Changing places can change everything. Or nothing.
The experience is, at its core, driven by a simple question:
How are people experiencing refugee resettlement in Germany?
We are a small team of Americans spending a month in Darmstadt, Germany. We are being graciously hosted by Hochschule Darmstadt, partnering with valued colleagues in the International Office, Social Work: Migration & Globalization, Online Communication, and Online Journalism. While we are here, we are seeking the humanity of this humanitarian crisis, trying to understand as many perspectives as possible on the ongoing resettlement of refugees throughout Germany and the EU.
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