Expressions of cultural identity (the role of kin memory; the internalization of new symbols and values in culture);
Heritage construction (the influence of different types of integrative processes within the host society on the notions of cultural heritage; the role of religion in the processes of cultural inheritance; cultural and historical artifacts, marked by the signs of the national and specifically acknowledged as “own” cultural heritage);
Cultural exchange (transfer of cultural patterns and sharing them with the "others" as a form of cultural exchange; forms of coexistence – forms of solidarity, legal and political frameworks that guarantee the public expression of diversity; Bulgarian-Turkish projects on transborder cultural cooperation);
Identity construction and intercultural contacts (view from "inside" and "outside");
Signs of “Bulgarian identity” and their expression (in private and public spaces; in social, economic and cultural spheres; in individual and community cultures);
Women in migration (gender aspects);
Family and kinship relations network in the conditions of transborder mobility;
Changes in the local culture as a result of migration processes; National and local policies toward migrants.