Conversations Across Borders: A Workshop in Transnational Studies


Tuesday, March 25, 2014, 4:00pm to 6:00pm


CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Room K354

“Outsourcing Intimacy: Producing Global Adoptability of Special Needs Children in China”


Leslie Wang, Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of Massachusetts Boston.

Contact Charlotte at to receive a copy of the paper in advance of the seminar.


Charlotte Lloyd


Peggy Levitt, Associate. Co-Director, Transnational Studies Initiative, Hauser Center for Nonprofit Organizations, Harvard Kennedy School; Chair; Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Wellesley College.

Jocelyn Viterna, Faculty Associate. Assistant Professor of Sociology and of Social Studies, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.