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Reading group

Each semester, the Chair hosts a reading group on a selected them for the study of immigration politics. The reading group is open to  students and faculty from any department or university. There is no formal enrollment or credit, nor any assignments for this course. Participants are only responsible for reading and discussing the text assigned for each meeting date.

  • January 22nd, 3:30-5:30pm – discussing: Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right, by Arlie Russell Hochschild (2016) 
  • February 14th, 3:30-5:30pm – discussing: Us and Them?: The Dangerous Politics of Immigration Control, by Bridget Anderson (2013) 
  • March 14th, 3:30-5:30pm – discussing: A Family Matter: Citizenship, Conjugal Relationships, and Canadian Immigration Policy, by Megan Gaucher (2018)
  • April 18th, 3:30-5:30pm – discussing: Crossroads: Comparative Immigration Regimes in a World of Demographic Change, by Anna Boucher & Justin Gest (2018) 

For more information, contact Lindsay Larios.

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