Book reviews

Feldman N., 2018, Migrantes: du bassin du fleuve Sénégal aux rives de la Seine [Women migrants: From the Senegal River basin to the shores of the Seine], Paris, La Dispute, 224 pages

Claire Lévy-Vroelant  By the same author


Nehara Feldman began this field study of female migration between the Malian village of Galoba and neighbourhoods in the immediate outskirts of Paris in 2003; the book thus offers a welcome long-term perspective on the phenomenon. The author presents the difficulties she had as a researcher making a place for herself in the field and, later, setting up interviews in an African context where people (…)