Without borders: Globalization and the refugee crisis.
Conference sponsored by Council of the Humanities, East Asian Studies Department, Program in Near Eastern Studies, BLYNKT, and Verso Books.
Join us in an occasion where journalists and scholars reflect on important issues surrounding the current refugee crisis, such as the social and political meanings of border, labor mobility, racism and discrimination in the construction of national borders, and statelessness in the era of globalization.
Panel discussion starting at 2pm in Jones 202
Screening of the documentary The Journey to Europe at 6:30pm in Betts Auditorium N101
*Please RSVP to Ying-kit Chan
*The first 20 people who RSVP will get a free copy of Violent Borders: Refugees and the Right to Move, by Reece Jones on the day of the event.