Tag Archives: nationality

On regaining Lebanese nationality.

In my current research, I’ve been looking into various conceptions of citizenship, the nation-states of source and adoption, as well as the ephemeral nature of what makes for adoptee identity and sense of belonging. Coincidentally, I recently submitted the last … Continue reading

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On adoption, kinship, and gender. (IV)

This series of posts is based on an interview conducted with Romy Lynn Attieh. The interview was conducted for a paper that Romy wrote entitled: “Exploring Kinship and Gender in the Return Narratives of Transnational Adoptees Born in Lebanon” for … Continue reading

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Is it okay to not provide citizenship for an adopted child?

This is the 24th question in the series: “Anti-adoption month: 30 answers to 30 questions on adoption” [link].

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In adoption-speak, what difference between “from China” and “Chinese”?

This is the 13th question in the series: “Anti-adoption month: 30 answers to 30 questions on adoption” [link].

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