United States of America

United States of America

The Politics of Emigration: The Philippine Case

A lecture by Robyn Rodriguez
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Robyn Rodriguez, an associate professor in the department of Asian American Studies at UC Davis, presents research from her recent book, Migrants for Exports, where she examines why and how the Philippine government has become a "labor brokerage state" that supplies the world's labor markets with thousands of workers every day. Sponsored by the Forum on Migration.

Ally Engelberg '15 interviewed about her senior thesis for NPR's On Point

Graduating American studies and film double major explains her research on post-9/11 television and film

Through The Gates: At Home in Academia

Professor Herbert Sloan says it’s time to expand our idea of what American history is.

Prof. Alan Dye comments on warming relations between the U.S. and Cuba

Expert weighs in on how changes to normalize U.S. relations with Cuba will impact international trade

Disappointed Founders: Hamilton, Jay and Morris

Professor Herb Sloan
Monday, March 31, 2014
5 PM
James Room, 4th Floor, Barnard Hall

Professor Herb Sloan Delivers the 2nd Annual Faculty Research Talk

Democracy & Immigration Policy in the U.S., Canada, & Latin America

A lecture by David Cook-Martín
Thursday, November 7, 2013
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

The Forum on Migration welcomes David Cook-Martin for an exploration of the relationship between racism and political liberalism in the Americas.

Prof. Jonathan Rieder shares story behind President Kennedy's Civil Rights Address

In The Atlantic, sociology professor writes about JFK's renowned speech and the influence of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Birmingham protesters.

Access to rare audio tapes enhances Prof. Jonathan Rieder’s new book on Martin Luther King, Jr.

Sociology professor answers questions about his new book, Gospel of Freedom: Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Letter From Birmingham Jail and the Struggle That Changed a Nation