events

Fall 2017 Events


Flyer for CMR Lecture by Jennifer Raff Ben Teitelbaum, Assistant Professor of Ethnomusicology, University of Colorado, Boulder
Odes to dying people: Music and the gendering of racial decline in organized white nationalism
Thursday, October 12, 2017
3:30pm
The Commons at Spooner Hall

Flyer for CMR Lecture by Jennifer Raff Emily Rauscher, KU Sociology Department
Going Places: Effects of Early U.S. Compulsory Schooling Laws on Internal Migration
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Noon
Alderson Room, Kansas Union




Past Events


Flyer for CMR Lecture by Jennifer Raff Jennifer Raff, KU Department of Anthropology
Demography and Migration History of the Aleut Peoples
Monday, May 1, 2017
Noon
Centennial Room, Kansas Union

Flyer for CMR Lecture by Abel Chikanda Abel Chikanda, KU Department of Geography & Department of African and African-American Studies
Assessing the Integration Outcomes of the African-Born Population in the United States
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Noon
Jayhawk Room, Kansas Union

Flyer for CMR Lecture by Marta Caminero-Santangelo Marta Caminero-Santangelo, KU Department of English
Stories of the Undocumented: Cultural Trauma and American DREAMers
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
6:30pm reception, 7pm lecture
The Commons, Spooner Hall

Flyer for CMR Lecture by Sujey Vega Sujey Vega, Arizona State University
Bypassing Borders: How Latinos Assert Belonging and Practice Home in the Heartland
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Noon
Kansas Union, Jayhawk Room

Flyer for CMR Lecture by Dan Smith Professor Dan Smith, Anthropology, Brown University
Masculinity and Mobility: Men, Money, and Migration in an African Setting
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
The Commons, Spooner Hall

Cover photo of On the Line: Slaughterhouse Lives and the Making of the New South by Vanesa Ribas Vanesa Ribas, Department of Sociology, University of California, San Diego
On the Line: Immigration, Race, and Exploitation in the New South
Thursday, November 17, 2016

Poster for From Root to Branch: Travels in the Footsteps of the Enslaved Aminatta Forna, Lannan Visiting Chair at Georgetown University, Author, Broadcaster and Journalist
From Root to Branch: Travels in the Footsteps of the Enslaved
Thursday, November 10, 2016




Poster for TRANS/FORMING Activist Media in the Americas TRANS/FORMING Activist Media in the Americas
An interdisciplinary exhibition & symposium of activist medua producers and scholars
October 24-29, 2016


Cover photo of Artifacts and Allegiances: How Museums Put the Nation and the World on Display by Peggy Levitt Professor Peggy Levitt, Department of Sociology, Wellesley College
Artifacts and Allegiances: How Museums Put the Nation and the World on Display
Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Sponsored by the KU Center for Migration Research and the Spencer Museum of Art
Photo of Lourdes Gouveia "Legality and Precarity Among Middle-Class Venezuelan Migrants"
Lourdes Gouveia, Emerita, University of Nebraska, Omaha
October 12, 2016
Cover photo of Policing Immigrants in Dodge City and Beyond by Doris Marie Provine Doris Marie Provine, Professor Emerita, Arizona State University
Policing Immigrants in Dodge City and Beyond
September 21, 2016



Race & Immigration: Critical Perspectives and Future Directions
April 7-8, 2016



“Ellis Island on the Land: Gardens of Migration”
Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo, University of Southern California
March 31, 2016

“Literary and Cultural Representations of the Haitian Im/migrant in the Dominican Republic”
Dr. Anne François, Eastern University (Pennsylvania)
March 29, 2016

“Policing Violence against Women and Migration from Central America”
Shannon Drysdale Walsh, University of Minnesota, Duluth
November 11, 2015

“Policing Immigrants: Local Dilemmas of Immigration Law Enforcement”
Amada Armenta, University of Pennsylvania
October 15, 2015