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Reimagine Belonging – With Wings and Roots – September 19th at 5.30pm

The Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility proudly announces “Reimagine Belonging.” The event co-sponsored by the Zolberg Institute is organized by With Wings and Roots, and marks the launch of the interactive website ReimagineBelonging.org. Visitors will attend a panel discussion on the intersections of immigrant rights, racial justice, and visions of citizenship; explore an installation of […]

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Immigration, Identity, and Islam: Making sense of Europe’s Public Debates in the light of Charlie Hebdo and the “Islamization of Europe” – March 12th at 6.30pm

The Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility co-sponsors with the Conflict and Security Concentration of the Graduate Program in International Affairs and Global Studies the panel discussion Immigration, Identity, and Islam: Making sense of Europe’s Public Debates in the light of Charlie Hebdo and the “Islamization of Europe.” The Charlie Hebdo events in Paris led to heated arguments about […]

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Managing Borders: An Interdisciplinary Conference on American Immigration – April 3 and 4 – Columbia

The Society of Fellows in the Humanities presents “Managing Borders: An Interdisciplinary Conference on American Immigration Marking the 50th Anniversary of the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965.” Presenters come from various disciplines for this two-day conference, including history, sociology, anthropology, literature, cultural studies, political science, and law, and from universities across the nation. The conference […]

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Oxford Diasporas Programme Photography Competition

Diasporas: Connecting, Contesting, Converging Diasporas are one of the most prominent and controversial manifestations of increased globalization. The connection between migrants and people who have stayed at home has profound effects on societies in the country of origin and the country of destination, as well as on the diasporas themselves. We are particularly looking for […]

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NARRATING GENDER VIOLENCE

NARRATING GENDER VIOLENCE ARAB ASYLUM APPLICANT IN THE UNITED STATES Research Workshop Rhoda Kanaaneh, Anthropology, Columbia University Discussant: Miriam Ticktin, Anthropology, The New School Monday, April 14, 5-7 pm Location: The Richard Ettinghausen Library at The Hagop Kevorkian Center, 50 Washington Square South (enter at 255 Sullivan Street)

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THE RIGHTS OF OTHERS AND THE CRITIQUE OF HUMANITARIAN REASON – with Seyla Benhabib, April 10, 4 pm

THE RIGHTS OF OTHERS AND THE CRITIQUE OF HUMANITARIAN REASON A lecture presented by the Zolberg Center on Global Migration at The New School Seyla Benhabib, Eugene Meyer Professor of Political Science and Philosophy, Yale University Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 4:00 pm Wolff Conference Room (Room 1103) Albert and Vera List Academic Center 6 East […]

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New School faculty and students featured in this Feet in Two Worlds Podcast on Mexican Youth in New York

Global Studies faculty and students featured in this Feet in Two Worlds Podcast on Mexican Youth in New York: http://fi2w.org/2013/07/29/podcast-mexican-youth-in-new-york-drop-out-in-record-numbers/   Fi2W is featuring stories by students in the Feet in 2 Worlds journalism course at The New School. Mexican students have the highest dropout rate of any major group in New York City public […]

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Daedalus issue on “Immigration & the Future of America”

Daedalus’ current issue is dedicated to the topic of “Immigration & the Future of America” http://www.mitpressjournals.org/toc/daed/current Table of contents” Volume 142, Issue 3 – Summer 2013 – Immigration & the Future of America America’s Immigration Policy Fiasco: Learning from Past Mistakes Douglas S. Massey Daedalus Summer 2013, Vol. 142, No. 3: 5–15. Abstract | PDF […]

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The Call for Papers: Politics of Race, Immigration and Ethnicity Consortium (University of Chicago, October 18, 2013)

The Politics of Race, Immigration and Ethnicity Consortium (PRIEC; for more information, please visit http://priec.org)) is now accepting proposals for its 35th meeting to be held at the University of Chicago campus on October 18, 2013. We seek submissions from scholars (of any rank or status) trained in political science, sociology, history, law, philosophy, and […]

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Call for Papers: Fifth Annual University of California International Migration Conference: “Immigrant Integration in Comparative Perspective”

Conference Date: Friday, January 31, 2014 Location: Center for Comparative Immigration Studies, UC San Diego Theme: This conference uses a comparative lens to study immigrant integration/ assimilation/ incorporation. Possible points of comparison are across place (at various scales from the continental to the national to the local); immigrant group; historical period; or type of integration […]

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