Dwight Hall at Yale

Center for Public Service and Social Justice

Sanctuary and Migrant Struggle in the Age of Illegality

Event time: 
Monday, December 4, 2017 - 5:30pm
Location: 
Niebuhr Hall, Sterling Divinity Quadrangle See map
409 Prospect St
Event description: 

Alicia Schmidt Camacho, Professor of American Studies and Ethnicity, Race, and Migration at Yale and the Associate Head of Ezra Stiles College, will give a lecture at YDS on Monday, Dec. 4. Prof. Camacho will speak on “Sanctuary and Migrant Struggle in the Age of Illegality.”

The talk will take place at 5:30 p.m. in Niebuhr Hall, with a reception to follow.

Camacho’s scholarship concerns femicide in Ciudad, Juárez, transnational migration, border governance, and social movements in the Americas. She is the author of “Migrant Imaginaries: Latino Cultural Politics in the Mexico–U.S. Borderlands” (NYU Press, 2008) and chairs the board of Junta for Progressive Action.

Event Type: 
Education/Speakers
Cause(s): 
Immigrants & Refugees
Event Source: 
Yale Affiliate
Open To: 
Undergraduates
Graduate Students
Community Members
Alumni
Faculty/Staff