Speaker Series

  • 2021 Dec 09

    Speaker Series - Dr. Rhacel Parreñas - University of Southern California

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    https://harvard.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYrdOCopjgsGdKpZA1q0ommDLno7PG-Vyf4
    Dr. Rhacel Salazar Parreñas is Professor of Sociology and Gender Studies at the University of Southern California. She previously taught at University of Wisconsin, Madison, University of California, Davis, and Brown University. Her areas of research include labor, gender, international migration and human trafficking, the family and economic sociology.

    Dr. Parreñas' talk will focus on her recent book, Unfree: Migrant Domestic Work in Arab States. About the book: In the United Arab Emirates, there is an employment sponsorship system known as the kafala. Migrant domestic... Read more about Speaker Series - Dr. Rhacel Parreñas - University of Southern California
  • 2022 Feb 16

    Speaker Series - Dr. Angela Banks - Arizona State University

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Dr. Angela M. Banks will discuss her recent book Civic Education in the Age of Mass Migration: Implications for Theory and Practice. 

    Angela M. Banks is a legal scholar specializing in membership and belonging in democratic societies. She is the Charles J. Merriam Distinguished Professor of law at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University, and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. She is the author of Civic Education in the Age of Mass Migration: Implications for...

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