Without Borders? Globalization & the Refugee Crisis

Tue, Oct 25, 2016, 2:00 pm

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.




@ 202 Jones Hall at 2 p.m.

“Neighbors and Refugees in Singapore, 1978-1996” Yingkit Chan (East Asian Studies, Princeton University)

“Undocumented Youth at theForefront of the US Immigration Debate” Greisa Martinez (United We Dream)

Panel discussion @ 4:30 p.m.

Reception to follow.

@ Betts Auditorium N101 at 6:30 p.m.

“The Journey to Europe”

Film Screening

Matthew Cassel

Followed by Q&A with the director

Moderated by Sheryl Mendez (Freedom House).

 *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.

Co-Sponsored by the Council of the Humanities, East Asian Studies Department, East Asian Studies Program, Program in Near Eastern Studies, BLYNKT, and Verso Books

202 Jones & Betts Auditorium

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