Event Archives

Events Archive

Homicidal Ecologies: Illicit Economies and Complicit States in Latin America

Thu, Nov 21, 2019, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

The Center for Migration and Development and the PIIRS Migration Lab: People and Cultures Across Borders present "Homicidal Ecologies: Illicit Economies and Complicit States in Latin America" a talk by Deborah Yashar, Princeton University.

Lunch will be served.

Climate Refugees, Kinetic Elites, and the Struggle for Mobility Justice: Lecture by Mimi Sheller

Wed, Nov 20, 2019, 4:30 pm

Mobility justice is one of the crucial political and ethical issues of our day, when the entire world faces the urgent question of how to make the transition to more environmentally sustainable and socially just mobilities.

Unequal Contexts and the Adult Outcomes of Children of Immigrants

Thu, Nov 14, 2019, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

The Center for Migration and Development and the PIIRS Migration Lab: People and Cultures Across Borders present "Unequal Contexts and the Adult Outcomes of Children of Immigrants" a talk by Cynthia Feliciano, University of Washington, Saint Louis.

Lunch will be served.

Sugar, Cigars, and Revolution: The Making of Cuban New York

Thu, Oct 24, 2019, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

The Center for Migration and Development and the PIIRS Migration Lab: People and Cultures Across Borders present "Sugar, Cigars, and Revolution: The Making of Cuban New York" a talk by Lisandro Perez, John Jay College of Criminal Justice.

Lunch will be served.

Hyper Education: When Good Grades, Good Schools, and Good Behavior are Not Enough

Thu, Oct 10, 2019, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

The Center for Migration and Development and the PIIRS Migration Lab: People and Cultures Across Borders present "Hyper Education: When Good Grades, Good Schools, and Good Behavior are Not Enough" a talk by Pawan Dhingra, Amherst College.

Lunch will be served.

Citizenship 2.0: Dual Nationality as a Global Asset

Thu, Oct 3, 2019, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

The Center for Migration and Development and the PIIRS Migration Lab: People and Cultures Across Borders present "Citizenship 2.0: Dual Nationality as a Global Asset," a talk by Yossi Harpaz, Tel-Aviv University.

Lunch will be served.

Discriminatory Transformations: Consequences of the Racialized Assimilation of Asian Migrants

Thu, Sep 26, 2019, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

The Center for Migration and Development and the PIIRS Migration Lab: People and Cultures Across Borders present "Discriminatory Transformations: Consequences of the Racialized Assimilation of Asian Migrants," a talk by Ryan Gibson, Emory University.

Lunch will be served.

Help (Not) Wanted: Immigration Politics in Japan

Wed, Sep 25, 2019, 4:30 pm

Why has Japan's immigration policy remained so restrictive, especially in light of economic, demographic, and international political forces that are pushing Japan to admit more immigrants? Michael Strausz will answer this question by drawing on insights from nearly two years of intensive field research in Japan.

Communists, Criminals, and Caravans: The Social Construction of Central Americans as Crisis

Thu, Sep 19, 2019, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

The Center for Migration and Development and the PIIRS Migration Lab: People and Cultures Across Borders present "Communists, Criminals, and Caravans: The Social Construction of Central Americans as Crisis," a talk by Leisy Abrego, University of California, Los Angeles.

Lunch will be...

Conference: "Ethics and Migration: After the Backlash"

Sat, May 11, 2019, 9:00 am
Conference on "Ethics and Migration: After the Backlash"

Organized by Steve Macedo, Laurance S. Rockefeller Professor of Politics and the University Center for Human Values; and by Anna Stilz, Laurance S. Rockefeller Professor of Politics and Human Values.

Panel Presentations:...

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