Herbert Klein, professor of history and director of the Center for Latin American Studies at Stanford University, examines the causes and consequences of Portuguese immigration in Brazil.
This two-day conference brings together leading scholars from Russia, Israel, Germany, and the U.S. to explore a wealth of topics related to Russian migration of the past and present.
Using Ellis Island documents and other institutional archival records, Ramona Hernández, director of the Dominican Studies Institute of the City University of New York, paints a compelling portrait of Dominicans who wanted to make New York their permanent home.
Immanuel Ness shows migration’s influence in weakening wages and working conditions in countries that send and receive guest workers.
Jennifer Hirsch explores changes in the ideals and practices of love, sexuality, and marriage in rural Mexico.
Wendy Hesford examines the rights and conditions of children living in varied states of political unrest and social exclusion.