Identity and Integration among Latino Immigrants in Canada
Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada
Immigrants from Latin American constitute a relatively recent but rapidly growing minority in Canada. This presentation discusses their patterns of identity formation and socioeconomic integration, comparing the cases of Anglophone Canada and Quebec to the Latino population in the U.S.
Victor Armony is professor of sociology at the Université du Québec à Montréal, where he codirects an interdisciplinary lab on Latin American studies. He leads a collaborative research project on Latin American diasporas in several countries, and advises public agencies and civil society organizations on ethnic diversity issues.
Co-sponsored by the Columbia University Institute of Latin American Studies.