2009-2010 Newberry Seminar in Borderlands and Latino Studies

2009-2010 Seminars

Thursday, October 8, 2009
“Japanese American Internment and the Mexican Bracero Project at the Crossroads of WWII”Jinah Kim, Northwestern University
Thursday, November 12, 2009
“ ‘Ours in Blood and Sympathy’: The Great Basin and Pacific Expansionism”Eve Mayer, Harvard University
Thursday, January 21, 2010
“El tren de la muerte: Youth Border Crossing Narratives”Gabriela Nuñez, University of Louisville
Thursday, February 18, 2010
“¿soy emo, y qué? sad kids, punkera dykes and the Latino public sphere”Marissa López, University of California, Los Angeles
Thursday, March 25, 2010
“A Community in Transition: Competing Identities” Nelly Blacker-Hanson, Valparaiso University
Thursday, April 29, 2010
“The Politicization and Politics of Mexican Migrants: Guerrero Hometown Organizations in Chicago”Judith Boruchoff, University of Chicago