Conversations Across Borders: A Workshop in Transnational Studies


Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 4:00pm to 6:00pm


CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S450

"When Fear Disrupts Care: 'Illegality', Rurality and Daily Life"


Leah Schmalzbauer, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Montana State University.

“Corn, Coffins and Cosmopolitans: Explorations of Self-Alienation and Social Status among Migrants in Southern Africa"


Loren Landau, Director of the African Center for Migration and Society, Wits University.

"From Passports to Pennies: How Does Country-of-Origin Citizenship Affect Migrants' Remittances?"


Daniel Naujoks, Principal Investigator/Research Consultant, United Nations Development Programme's Bureau for Development Policy and Research Coordinator at the Organisation for Diaspora Initiatives in New Delhi.


Deepak Lamba-Nieves, Postdoctoral Fellow at the Watson Institute and the Churchill G. Carey Jr. Chair in Economic Development Research at the Center for the New Economy in San Juan, Puerto Rico.


Charlotte Lloyd


Peggy Levitt, Associate. Chair; Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Wellesley College.

Jocelyn Viterna, Faculty Associate. Associate Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.