2010-2011 Migration and Transnationalism Working Group


Screening of El Camino and Discussion with Director Ishtar Yasin
Central American Migration: A Symposium

Friday, May 27, 2011
Round Meeting Room
Ohio Union, Third Floor
1739 N. High St.
Columbus, OH 43210

Keynote by Dr. Carlos Sandoval and Roundtable Discussion with Dr. Sandoval, Ishtar Yasin and Mauricio Espinoza
Central American Migration: A Symposium

Thursday, May 26, 2011
180 Hagerty Hall
1775 College Rd,
Columbus, OH 43210

Dr. Carlos Sandoval, Professor in the Media Studies School and the Institute for Social Sciences at the University of Costa Rica, will present a lecture entitled: "Contesting hostility towards Nicaraguan migrants in Costa Rica from three social arenas: critique of collective imaginaries, participatory community work, and public policy advocacy. An ongoing project of public social science".

Beyond el Barrio Book Symposium

Tuesday, April 12, 2011
130 Page Hall
1810 College Rd.
Columbus, OH 43210

Gina Perez (Oberlin), Adrian Burgos (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign),Lourdes Gutierrez Najera (Dartmouth), Ana Aparicio (Northwestern), Pablo Mitchell (Oberlin), Lilia Fernandez (OSU)
Join editors and contributors to the book Beyond El Barrio as they present their work. There will be a book signing and reception with the presenters following the event.

Sponsored by the Center for Latin American Studies, the Department of Anthropology, the Department of History, the John Glenn School of Public Affairs, and Oberlin College