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Brexit Brits Abroad


May 25, 2017

The British on the Costa del Sol and importantly, pensioners, are the longstanding poster child of Brits abroad. They are stereotyped and caricatured in the press and have been the subject of intense academic study. In this episode, Michaela speaks with Professor Karen O’Reilly, author of The British the Costa del Sol (Routledge, 2000) and Rebekah Miller, a PhD student at the University of Edinburgh.about the lives of these Britons beyond the headlines.
 
Links
Karen O’Reilly: https://karenoreilly.wordpress.com/brits-abroad/
 
Rebekah’s latest blogpost on the British on the Costa del Sol: 
http://societyandspace.org/2017/03/07/exiting-the-costa-del-sol-encountering-a-british-seniors-club-during-brexit/